Comelec ends registration with 2.59 million new voters

John Eric Mendoza 07/24/2022

MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) logged almost 2.6 newly-registered voters on Saturday, the last day of voter registration. The exact figure is 2,593,909, according to Comelec spokesperson John Rex Laudiangco. The figure is broken down by…

Comelec-Cebu City tells voters no postponement of brgy, SK polls yet

07/12/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – An official of the Commission on Elections in Cebu City (Comelec-Cebu City) clarified to voters that there is no law yet postponing the village and youth elections this December amid speculations that may…

Offsite voter registration centers now open in 16 Cebu localities

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/06/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Commission on Elections in Cebu province (Comelec-Cebu) has opened satellite registration centers in several localities here for those who want to cast their ballots in the December barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK)…

Rama plans to ‘simplify’ requirements for seniors cash aid

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/02/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Senior citizens in Cebu City will soon be qualified to received cash aid from the city government irregardless of their registration status with the Commission on Elections (Comelec). Mayor Michal Rama said he…

COMELEC-Mandaue preparing early for barangay and SK elections

Mary Rose Sagarino 06/02/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Commission on Elections in Mandaue City (COMELEC-Mandaue) is getting ready for the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections scheduled on December 5, 2022. Lawyer Michael Angelo Sarno, Comelec-Mandaue Election Officer, said they…

Comelec Cebu City expects rush of voter registrants until Oct. 30

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/28/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Cebu City expects a rush of voter applicants in the last two days of the extended registration period. The extended registration period is set to end on…

Voters, register!

Guillermo M. Luz - @inquirerdotnet 10/09/2021

A key phase of the 2022 elections has been substantively completed, at least until substitution day. The period for filing of certificates of candidacy ran from Oct. 1 to 8, with all potential candidates filing for positions…

Cebuanos told to take advantage of voter registration extension

Doris C. Bongcac 09/30/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Local officials are asking Cebuanos not to miss the extension that was granted by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) on voter registration. “Akong panawagan sa tanan nga sa pagtungtong gyud sa unang adlaw…

Comelec Cebu City ready for extension of voters registration

Dyrecka Letigio 09/29/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Commission on Elections District Offices said they are prepared for the extension of voters registration from October 9 to 31, 2021. Lawyer Chauncey Boholst, the North District Election Officer, said…

Comelec approves extension of voter registration to end-October

John Eric Mendoza 09/29/2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday, September 29, approved the extension of voter registration to end of October. The deadline for voter registration is now extended from October 9 to 31, from the…

Comelec set to extend voter registration until Oct. 31 – Sen. Marcos

Christia Marie Ramos 09/28/2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) en banc will pass a resolution extending the voter registration period until October 31, 2021, Senator Imee Marcos said Tuesday. Marcos, chairperson of the Senate Electoral Reforms Committee, cited…

Lawmakers up pressure on Comelec amid calls for extended listup

DJ Yap, Julie Aurelio 09/25/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Senators on Friday deferred discussions on the proposed 2022 budget of the Commission on Elections (Comelec), increasing the pressure on the poll body to reconsider mounting calls to extend the voter registration period amid…

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