Sandiganbayan orders Cebu councilor suspended for graft

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 21:30:18 +0000

The Sandiganbayan Sixth Division has ordered the suspension of Bogo City, Cebu Councilor Cresencio Verdida in relation to his pending graft charges involving the reported irregular disbursement of P20 million to the Bogo Municipal Employees Multi-Purpose Cooperative (BMEMPC).

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This Week’s Festivals: July 21 – 27, 2019

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Sat, 20 Jul 2019 21:05:19 +0000

This Week’s Festivals: July 21 - 27, 2019

Residents of the agricultural town of Barili in Cebu province give thanks for a bountiful harvest from its farmlands, locally called “kaumahan,” where the festival got its name.

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16 foreign divers, 4 Filipinos rescued from capsized boat off popular Cebu diving spot

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Mon, 08 Jul 2019 12:26:05 +0000

Twenty people, mostly foreign tourists, were rescued from a motor boat that capsized off the coast of Malapascua Island in Daanbantayan town, Cebu province on Monday (July 8).

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Cebu drivers won’t join Metro Manila TVNS strike

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Fri, 05 Jul 2019 11:10:39 +0000

Drivers in Cebu of cars enrolled in ride-hailing apps will not join their counterparts in Metro Manila in a strike on Monday (July 8).

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Former Medellin, Cebu mayor shot dead while under hospital arrest

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 22:53:20 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – A former mayor of Medellin, Cebu City was shot dead while under hospital arrest Tuesday night.

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NBI raids religious group’s office after Duterte order

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:50:42 +0000

NBI raids religious group’s office after Duterte order

CEBU CITY—The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) on Monday (June 10) raided the compound housing the offices of a religious group which President Duterte had tagged in a pyramid scam.

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Cops hunt 10 gunmen in break-in at get-rich-quick scheme office

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Sat, 08 Jun 2019 09:33:37 +0000

Police are on the hunt for 10 armed men who broke into the office of a get-rich-quick scheme religious firm

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