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Capitol turns over tilapia fingerlings, farm equipment
January 19, 2017 Thursday

As part of its food security program, the provincial government handed over 2,500 tilapia fingerlings and feeds to farmer’s associations in Barangay Can-abuhon, Ronda town, on Wednesday. Gov. Hilario P. Davide III released the fingerlings into the 200-square meter pond, along with SP members...


Miss Universe 2016 candidates all-in in Cebu
January 19, 2017 Thursday

All eighty-six candidates of the 65th Miss Universe arrived in Cebu last January 17 as one of their ancillary stops for the pageant’s activities. Cebu is the only place outside Metro Manila where all the candidates were brought together. The candidates were fervently welcomed with festive...


Landslide evacuate families in Dumanjug
January 18, 2017 Wednesday

About 10 families were forced to abandon their homes in barangay Ylaya, Dumanjug town on Friday after heavy rains triggered a landslide that also caused partial damage to some houses. Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (LDRRM) Officer, Richel Canete, said he led his responders to the...


ELA centers on Capitol’s commitment to Sugbuanons
January 18, 2017 Wednesday

Finding better ways to improve the lives of the Cebuanos remain the main mission of the Cebu provincial government during its 3-day Executive-Legislative Agenda (ELA) formulation workshop held earlier this month. Gov. Hilario P. Davide III said that despite the challenges in his administration,...


Capitol’s delegation in Sinulog 2017
January 16, 2017 Monday

Beaming in the bright weather, the Cebu Flowerpecker float of the Cebu Provincial Government highlighted Capitol's thrust of protecting our biodiversity during the Sinulog 2017 Grand Parade yesterday. Like a miracle, the sunny weather defied the initial forecast of gloomy sky with light to...


Nature, stewardship to be showcased in Capitol’s Sinulog Float
January 14, 2017 Saturday

Rare Cebuano flora and fauna will fill the Cebu Provincial Government's float delegation in this year's Sinulog Grand Parade on January 15, Sunday. Capitol allocated P1 million for its participation this Sinulog 2017. The Cebu Flowerpecker, a passerine bird critically endemic in Alcoy town...


Capitol to enhance rehab service for VAWC survivors
January 13, 2017 Friday

Better services to women and children survivors of human trafficking and violence were among the highlights during the three-day exploratory conference of the Provincial Women's Commission (PWC) held last January 9-11, 2017. Governor Hilario P. Davide III, in his speech, pointed out the...


Sinulog 2017 Devotee City opens today
January 13, 2017 Friday

Cebu Provincial Government and the City Government of Cebu joined hands in hosting the Devotee City in this year’s Sinulog Fiesta Celebration, which opens its door today. Capitol will provide at least 50 responders to help with any emergency situation, a medical outpost to assist on-site...


Capitol responders ready for Sinulog ‘17
January 13, 2017 Friday

Emergency responders from Cebu province who will augment the Cebu City medical and rescue teams for this year’s Sinulog Grand Parade are ready to go. Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (PDRRMO) Chief Baltazar Tribunalo Jr. said the 100 Capitol volunteers will be deployed...


Capitol officials extend help to Dumanjug fire victims
January 10, 2017 Tuesday

Forty-nine-year old Glenda Villarojo could not hold back her tears when she saw Provincial Capitol and Dumanjug town officials visit Barangay Tangil to extend comfort and aid to the displaced families after a fire hit the village last December. “Nakahilak ko sa akong kalipay nga naa gyuy...


Capitol distributes livestock in Alcantara, Dumanjug
January 6, 2017 Friday

 The Provincial Veterinary Office (PVO) distributed livestock to farmers of Alcantara and Dumanjug towns on Thursday as part of the Provincial Government’s Countryside Development program for the marginalized sector. Three of the eight farmers from Dumanjug received carabaos complete with a...


Capitol turns over community toilet in Balamban
January 6, 2017 Friday

The Cebu Provincial Government turned over another community latrine facility to the beneficiaries in Sitio Magsaysay, Barangay Sunog, Balamban town on Wednesday. The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) head Baltazar S. Tribunalo led the event along with...


Firm presents study for Capitol tower
January 5, 2017 Thursday

Representatives from AS Enriquez Engineering Consultancy (ASEEC) presented before Gov. Hilario P. Davide III a feasibility study and four designs for the proposed 12-story building at the Capitol compound during a meeting on Wednesday. Last year, the Capitol and ASEEC entered into a P57-million...


CPADAO awards cops for successful anti-drugs drive
December 29, 2016 Thursday

The Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office (CPADAO) distributes additional incentives to police personnel involved in the province’s anti-drug campaigns in the last quarter of this year. A total of P1.6 million were distributed to136 policemen from 11 police stations in the province during a...


Capitol employees taught on coaching with a HEART
December 28, 2016 Wednesday

Employees of the Cebu Provincial Capitol underwent a “Coaching with a HEART” seminar to create a positive working environment. It was conducted by the Learning and Development Section of the Human Resource Management Office (HRMO) from November 16 – December 15 at the Cityscape Tower 2...