DOH-7 closely monitoring COVID-19 situation due to new strain

Morexette Marie B. Erram 04/05/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7) assured the public that they are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation here following the emergence of a relatively new strain.  DOH-7, in a press conference on Tuesday,…

PBB finishes 11-month vaccination initiative

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 04/01/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The private-public vaccination initiative in Cebu, Project Balik Buhay (PBB), has completed the 11-month goal of aiding the government’s COVID-19 and vaccination policies.  As of March 30, 2022, PBB has administered a total of 297,593…

Mandaue City brings vax drive closer to sitio residents

Mary Rose Sagarino 03/20/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Wanting to make sure that no one is left out, Mandaue City’s Vaccination Operations Center (VOC) is again bringing its COVID-19 vaccination drive to the different sitios here. VOC’s sitio-based vaccination campaign started…

List of vaccination sites for National Vaxx Days in Cebu City from March 10-12

Delta Letigio 03/09/2022

Cebu City, Philippines—Here is the list of vaccination sites for another round of National Vaccination Days in Cebu City to be held on March 10-12, 2022:  FIRST, SECOND DOSE AND BOOSTER (ADULT) 1. Brgy Luz (Brgy. kalinaw) …

More localities in Cebu resume vaccination drive

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/03/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – As Cebu gradually recovers from the devastation left by Typhoon Odette (international name: Rai), more local government units (LGUs) here have resumed their vaccination drives.  Based on a tally compiled by local media,…

Consolacion surpasses target in Nat’l Vaccination Days

Mary Rose Sagarino 12/02/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu—The Local Government of Consolacion has administered a total of 18,785 vaccine doses during the National Vaccination Days from November 29 to December 1, 2021. The town’s target for the three-day vaccination drive was to…

Security measures in Talisay City readied for 3-day nationwide vaccination

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 11/26/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Safety measures are set as Talisay City joins the 3-day nationwide vaccination drive starting Monday, November 29, 2021, to Wednesday, December 1, 2021.  Police Lieutenant Colonel Randy Caballes, chief of Talisay City Police…

Only 69 active COVID-19 cases left in Cebu City, lowest this year

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 11/23/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — For the first time, Cebu City has only 69 active cases of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVD-19) left, the lowest it has ever recorded this year. Councilor Joel Garganera, the deputy chief implementor…

Lapu-Lapu City inoculates market vendors

Futch Anthony Inso 09/15/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Vendors from the Lapu-Lapu City Public Market were vaccinated with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine during the vaccination activity held here on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. Market administrator Maria Elena Caballes said that…

Over 200 Consolacion inmates fully vaxxed vs COVID-19

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Over 200 inmates at the Consolacion Municipal Jail have already completed their COVID-19 inoculation schedule. The local government of Consolacion, in a post on social media, announced that 94 percent of the jail’s…

Lapu-Lapu gov’t pushes vaccination drive to Olango Island

Futch Anthony Inso 08/21/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Government is conducting Saturday, August 21, 2021, mass vaccination against Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Olango Island. Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said that they are targeting to inoculate 100 individuals…

95,000 are fully vaccinated in Cebu so far

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/08/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Four months since the COVID-19 vaccine rollout here began, at least 95,000 individuals in the entire island of Cebu are already fully vaccinated.  Latest data from the Visayas Vaccination Operations Center (VVOC) showed that 95,635…

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