COVID-19 claims Cebuano oncologist’s life

Rosalie Abatayo 03/31/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has claimed the life of another Cebuano frontliner. This time, it is Dr. Dennis Ramon Tudtud, an oncologist. Dennis Thomas Tudtud confirmed the death of his father through a…

Students rally behind school maintenance worker affected by Tabok fire

Immae Lachica 02/19/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Students from a known private school in Mandaue City have started an online drive to help a well-loved school maintenance worker who was among the victims of the fire that razed houses in Barangay…

Espenido could be a victim of ‘flawed intel gathering,’ says Palace

Krissy Aguilar 02/18/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Malacanang on Tuesday came to the defense of former Bacolod City police chief, Lt. Col. Jovie Espenido following his inclusion in the Philippine National Police’s (PNP) narcolist, saying the controversial cop could be a…

China coronavirus claims 4th victim as more screenings added

01/21/2020

BEIJING (AP) — A fourth person has died in an outbreak of a new coronavirus in China, authorities said Tuesday, as more places stepped up medical screening of travelers from the country as it enters its busiest…

Man shot dead in Punta Princesa 

Alven Marie Timtim, Paul Lauro 12/03/2019

Cebu City, Philippines—A man identified as Emilio Cabudbud Pastor was found dead near a chapel in Sitio Tuburan, Barangay Punta Princesa here past 6 a.m. Tuesday, December 3, 2019. Police found the body of Cabudbud with a gunshot…

Palma: I don’t solicit funds through email

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/22/2019

  CEBU CITY, Philippines —Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma has released another statement, reiterating that he does not solicit money through electronic mail (email). This he said on Monday, October 21, 2019, after he received information that a…

Suspect in rape-slay of two-year-old girl in Negros Oriental arrested

Florence Baesa 10/18/2019

Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental—The suspect  in the rape and brutal killing of a two-year-old girl was arrested by authorities on Friday morning, October 18, 2019, in Sitio Pinangemnan, Barangay Obat, Sta. Catalina, Negros Oriental. Police Colonel Rizalito…

6 persons of interests in Pinamungajan killing submit DNA samples

Alven Marie A. Timtim 10/18/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines–There are now six persons of interest (POI)  in the killing of a 14-year-old girl in Pinamungajan town, southwestern Cebu on Monday afternoon, October 14, 2019. The Pinamungajan town police have earlier nabbed a POI in…

Lapu teen wasn’t the first murder victim in Cebu whose face was skinned to the bone

Morexette Marie B. Erram 03/12/2019

Cebu City, Philippines — Christine Silawan, the 16-year-old high school student who was found lifeless on a vacant lot in Barangay Bankal, Lapu-Lapu City on Monday, March 11, 2019, may not be the first murder victim in…

Capitol Site shooting victim identified; cops eye drugs in killing

Benjie Talisic 01/07/2019

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — The unidentified shooting victim, who was found dead at Barangay Capitol Site on January 6, has finally been identified. Inspector Gomersendo Mandawe, Abellana Police Station deputy commander, told Cebu Daily News Digital…

Cops appeal to families with missing kin as Capitol Site shooting victim remains unidentified

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 01/07/2019

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police are calling on those who have a family member missing to check if the unidentified person who was shot dead on January 6 at Barangay Capitol Site is their missing kin.…

Unidentified man shot dead in Capitol Site

Benjie Talisic 01/06/2019

Police are trying to find out the identity of the man who was found dead with three gunshot wounds in his body at past 7 p.m. on Sunday, January 6, Barangay Capitol Site, Cebu City.…

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