95 to 97 percent of Mandaue City cops are vaccinated — official

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 10/15/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The majority of the Mandaue City policemen were already inoculated against COVID-19, a top police official said.  As of today, around 95 to 97 percent of their total personnel were already fully vaccinated,…

Mandaue VOC not sure of recommending ‘no vaccination, no entry’ policy in the city’s public cemeteries

Mary Rose Sagarino 10/13/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Mandaue City Vaccine Operation Center (VOC) is not certain about recommending a ‘no vaccination, no entry’ policy in the city’s public cemeteries on All Saints Day and All Souls Day. Dr. Ligaya…

Vaccine access for all

Guillermo M. Luz - @inquirerdotnet 08/21/2021

As we have experienced throughout this pandemic period, it’s been a constant rollercoaster ride of ups and downs. Just when we thought we were hitting our stride with vaccinations across the country, the Delta variant started to…

Ariana Grande speaks out, tells people to get vaccinated

Immae Lachica 08/02/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— The God is a woman singer who has had enough of people taking the COVID-19 vaccination rollout lightly. In her Instagram post, Ariana Grande posted a photo of her with her mask on with…

Lapu-Lapu jabs 16K people since EO on unvaccinated people issued

Futch Anthony Inso 07/30/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Three days after Lapu-lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan issued Executive Order (E.O.) No. 2021-040, the city has already vaccinated more than 16,000 individuals. The E.O. that was issued by the mayor became…

PRO-7: 150 policemen in A4 group get first COVID jab

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 07/08/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Some 150 policemen from the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) have already received their first doses of AstraZeneca and Sinovac vaccines today, July 8. This will bring the number of vaccinated…

Fully-vaccinated seniors in GCQ, MGCQ areas now allowed to go out, but…

Daphne Galvez 06/11/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Fully-vaccinated senior citizens in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ) and modified GCQ (MGCQ) are now allowed to go outside their residence Malacañang announced Friday, June 11, 2021. They should, however, present a duly…

Vaccine Board chief: Nearly 28K Mandaue residents jabbed

Mary Rose Sagarino 06/10/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines- Nearly 28,000 or  some 27,764 residents in Mandaue City have already received their COVID-19 vaccines since the COVID-19 vaccination in the city started in March. Subangdaku Barangay Captain Ernie Manatad, chairman of the Mandaue…

DOH-7 records 2 deaths of children vaccinated with Dengvaxia

Futch A. Inso 04/02/2018

The Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7) recorded two more deaths among children who were vaccinated with anti-dengue vaccine Dengvaxia. This was confirmed by Dr. Shelbay Blanco, Health Emergency Management Staff (HEMS) coordinator for the Department…

Health department official urges public to get vaccinated

Intern 04/11/2017

ALTHOUGH there are no planned activities for the upcoming celebration of World Immunization Week on April 24 to 30, the public is encouraged to get vaccinated to prevent the spread of diseases especially in the Visayas. Dr.…

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