Cebu News Archive

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The death certificates, however, say otherwise. The certificates say Ghirvaughn Mcreign Limpangog died from meningitis while Ayesha Mae Suson succumbed to dehydration.
2 babies die; parents blame vaccines

Two infants in Barangay Pajac, Lapu-Lapu City died three days ago and their families are blaming the pentavalent vaccines administered to the babies at the barangay health center as the cause of death.

By Rowena D. Capistrano, May B. Miasco November 14, 2017 - 12:00am
Arrested NPA official goes missing?

An alleged high-ranking official of the New People’s Army based in southern Cebu was arrested through the implementation of more than a dozen warrants of arrest against him last Thursday night in Barangay Pasil, Santander town.

By Ermida Q. Moradas November 14, 2017 - 12:00am
LP mayors to join oathtaking: Mass exodus to PDP-Laban

All mayors in the Second and Seventh Districts of Cebu who supported the Liberal Party in the 2016 elections are moving to Partido Demokratiko Pilipino – Lakas ng Bayan (PDP – Laban) of President Rodrigo Duterte.

By Lorraine Mitzi A. Ambrad, Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon, Gregg M. Rubio November 14, 2017 - 12:00am
Journos may answer libel charges in nearest courts

The House committee on public information has approved House Bill 685 which seeks to provide a specific venue of action in libel cases against a community journalist, community publication, or community broadcast station.

By Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon November 14, 2017 - 12:00am
Davide: Tribunalo not booted out of PENRO

Baltazar Tribunalo, Jr. has stepped down as officer-in-charge of the Provincial Environmental and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) but the movement has nothing to do with the allegations he is facing at the Capitol.

By Lorraine Mitzi A. Ambrad November 14, 2017 - 12:00am
Moratorium for three months: BFAR bans fishing in Visayan Sea

An interagency enforcement team is reactivated to guard the Visayan Sea for three months to prevent any fishing activity to allow the pelagic marine species there to spawn.

By May B. Miasco November 14, 2017 - 12:00am
PB approves P25.2 billion investment budget

The Cebu Provincial Board has approved the P25.2-billion Provincial Development Investment Program (PDIP) for 2017-2022 without any questions during its session yesterday.

By Gregg M. Rubio November 14, 2017 - 12:00am
City can’t utilize P200T in supplemental budget

The Department of Budget and Management (DBM)-7 has declared inoperative some parts of Cebu City government’s approved P716-million Supplemental Budget-1 this year.

By Jean Marvette A. Demecillo November 14, 2017 - 12:00am
Terrorism among reasons for street party ban

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña admitted that the implementation of safety measures for Sinulog 2018 is because of the possible spillover of terrorism threat from ISIS-inspired Maute bandits to Cebu.

By Jean Marvette A. Demecillo and Mae Clydyl L. Avila November 14, 2017 - 12:00am
LTFRB to leave regulation of habal-habal operation to LTO

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board-7 is concerned on Angkas because it operates as a transport network company (TNC) which needs authority from the agency, according to Ahmed Cuizon, LTFRB-7 regional director.

By Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon November 14, 2017 - 12:00am