Cebu News Archive

Title Column\Author Date Published
Former Medellin mayor and incumbent municipal councilor Ricardo Ramirez arrives at the Police Regional Office-7 in handcuffs following his arrest early yesterday morning. Kristine Joyce W. Campaña
Drug Paraphernalia also seized: Former mayor falls for guns

Medellin councilor Ricardo “Ricky” Ramirez, the former mayor of the town, was arrested early yesterday morning with police seizing unlicensed firearms from his house.

By Ermida Q. Moradas, Christell Fatima M. Tudtud July 27, 2017 - 12:00am
Rape plaint filed vs anchor

The National Bureau of Investigation-7 has filed a rape complaint against the broadcaster who allegedly molested a 13-year-old girl last July 4.

By Jean Marvette A. Demecillo, Christell Fatima M. Tudtud, Mae Clydyl L. Avila July 27, 2017 - 12:00am
Klasmit Boyet describes arrest as kidnapping

Local media practitioner and candidate for Cebu governor last elections, Roliveth “Klasmit Boyet” Cortes, has described his arrest as kidnapping.

By Gregg M. Rubio July 27, 2017 - 12:00am
Cebu CH to use P716M budget sans DBM review

The Cebu City’s executive department can start using the approved P716 million additional budget while waiting for the comments of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) after confirming that the passing of the budget ordinance in the City Council was valid.

By Jean Marvette A. Demecillo July 27, 2017 - 12:00am
Cebu has potentially active fault lines – PHIVOLCS

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) revealed on Wednesday that there are several fault lines that are either active or potentially active that runs through Cebu’s cities and municipalities.

By May B. Miasco July 27, 2017 - 12:00am
Illegal drugs worth P10M burned

Illegal drugs worth over P10 million were burned in a fire chamber at the Cosmopolitan Funeral Homes in downtown Cebu City yesterday.

July 27, 2017 - 12:00am
Hospital asked to explain medication ‘error’

Another district hospital in Cebu is under fire after its nurse allegedly gave wrong medication to a 25-year-old patient that led to the latter’s death.

By Christell Fatima M. Tudtud July 27, 2017 - 12:00am
Senate passed bill on final reading: Bigger plates now a must for bikes

The Senate has passed on third and final reading the other day the bill that would require motorcycles and scooters to have bigger license plates for easy identification, in a bid to prevent motorcycle-riding criminals from easily getting away after committing a crime.

By Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon July 27, 2017 - 12:00am
CHR exec does not think Digong to abolish body

An official of the Commission on Human Rights-7 said President Rodrigo Duterte would have to amend the Constitution if he wants the body abolished. He is not concerned, however, since he does not believe the president would do it.

By Apple Grace C. Danuco July 27, 2017 - 12:00am
Pizza worker stops snatching, shot dead by same suspects

For helping prevent a snatching incident, a 21-year-old man was shot dead allegedly by two unidentified assailants in Barangay Carreta, Cebu City late afternoon yesterday.

July 27, 2017 - 12:00am