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Davide assures easy media access to Capitol information
December 2, 2016 Friday

Gov. Hilario P. Davide III guaranteed to members of the Cebu Citizens-Press Council (CCPC) that media would have trouble-free access to Capitol information during the CCPC meeting held at the Marcelo B. Fernan Press Center on Thursday. On August 30, Davide signed Executive Order No. 15 providing...


Alegria showcases organic produce
December 2, 2016 Friday

Natural root crops, fruits and vegetables, fish meats were paraded in Alegria town during the 1st Organic Congress held at the town’s Heritage Park on Wednesday. Mayor Verna Magallon said she plans to have organic produce regularly to supply the growing needs of organic products to the whole...


Capitol joins security exercise vs kidnapping, terror attack
November 29, 2016 Tuesday

The Cebu Provincial Government took part in Central Command’s (Centcom) Oplan: Pag-abog, the inter-operability and response testing operation against possible terrorist attacks in Cebu Province. In a simulated kidnapping scenario held in southern Cebu on Tuesday, personnel from the Armed...


Capitol breaks ground for P6.7M water pipe project in Badian
November 29, 2016 Tuesday

The Cebu provincial government begins construction of the P6.7 million Level II waterworks system in Badian town that covers barangays Matutinao, Malabago, Hinablan and Balhaan. The waterworks project includes installing pipelines tapped from an underground source in Kabukalan spring located in...


Carmen town successfully holds 1st provincial sports meet
November 28, 2016 Monday

‘Amazing Carmen’ successfully hosted the Cebu Provincial Sports and Cultural Meet (CPSCM) 2016 last week with the theme "Paugnat sa Kusog ug Kulturanhong Kalihokan Kahigayonan sa Kalambuan sa Katakos ug Kahanas sa Sugbuanong Kabataan." It was the first time that the town hosted such special...


Regional folk dance competition to showcase day-care talents
November 28, 2016 Monday

After besting contenders from other local government units (LGUs), top winners of the provincial folk dance, singing and draw-and-tell contest will represent Cebu Province in the Regional Children's Contest on Nov. 29 at the USPF main campus in Lahug, Cebu City. Kids from day care centers in the...


Capitol officials: Let’s continue the fight vs drugs
November 24, 2016 Thursday

Top officials of the provincial government urged all stakeholders to keep up the unified front in the war against illegal drugs in a bid to make Cebu a drug-free province. In a speech during Wednesday’s awarding ceremony of Sugbo Kontra Droga (SUKOD), Gov. Hilario P. Davide III acknowledged...


Capitol gives VAWC, search and seizure training to barangay officials
November 24, 2016 Thursday

The Provincial Legal Office (PLO) sets out legal training to some 380 people including barangay officials, tanods (local defenders), and members of the Lupong Tagapamayapa (Barangay Justice) of Minglanilla town on Tuesday, November 22. Provincial Legal Officer Orvi Ortega said the seminar, under...


Danao, Liloan win SUKOD ‘Top Performing Anti-Drug Council’
November 24, 2016 Thursday

Danao City bagged the ‘Top Performing Anti-Drug Abuse Council’ award followed by Liloan in the municipal level during the second Sugbo Kontra Droga (SUKOD) awarding ceremony held at the Grand Convention Center on Tuesday. Danao City also won the Best Police Station-City Level, while...


Davide on Marcos Burial at LNMB: Insult to martial law victims
November 22, 2016 Tuesday

Governor Hilario P. Davide III reiterated to reporters his earlier remark expressing disappointment over the burial of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani (LNMB). Last Thursday, the Marcos family pressed with the burial of the late strongman at the heroes’ cemetery...


Color fun run opens drug abuse prevention week
November 22, 2016 Tuesday

The Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office (CPADAO) on Sunday opened the week-long ‘Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Week’ with a five-kilometer run starting from the Capitol. In her opening message, CPADAO head Carmen Remedios Durano-Meca told participants the importance of physical...


Capitol pays tribute to former PB member Arleigh Sitoy
November 16, 2016 Wednesday

The Cebu Provincial Government led by Gov. Hilario P. Davide III paid tribute to former Provincial Board member Arleigh Jay Sitoy in a necrological service at the Capitol Social Hall on Wednesday. The body of Sitoy arrived from Manila this morning and was brought straight to the Capitol for the...


Capitol resets bidding of heavy equipment
November 16, 2016 Wednesday

The Cebu provincial government’s Bids and Awards Committee (BAC) moved the date for the bidding of the P252 million heavy equipment to Nov. 23 or Nov. 25. This after the joint venture of RDAK Transport Equipment and ConEquip Philippines did not confirm receipt of BAC’s supplemental bid...


Former PB member Sitoy passes away at 57
November 14, 2016 Monday

“The zest for life was there.” This was how Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale described former Provincial Board member Arleigh Jay Sitoy who passed away at 1:44 p.m. on Monday at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Taguig. Sitoy succumbed to acute pulmonary embolism or a blockage in an artery in the...


Governor Davide lights up Christmas tree at Radisson Blu
November 14, 2016 Monday

Governor Hilario P. Davide III and his wife Jobel Angan-Davide joined Laurent Boisdron Radisson Blu Cebu General Manager, Elizabeth Sy President of SM Hotels and Convention Corp, and Peggy Angeles Executive VP SM Hotels and Convention Corp. as they light up the towering 32 ft., artistically...