Provincial News

PDRRMO recommends state of calamity due to dry spell
March 22, 2019 Friday

The Cebu Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) on Thursday, March 21, recommended to Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and to the Sangguniang Panlalawigan to place the entire province under a state of calamity as the effect of the weak El Niño is already apparent in some...


PDRRMO trains on vehicle extrication
March 21, 2019 Thursday

The Cebu Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) underwent a three-day training on “Crash Vehicle Extrication and Rescue” conducted by the Palmer Asia, in partnership with Pasig City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, on March 14 to 16. The training was...


Capitol rewards cops for successful anti-drug ops
March 18, 2019 Monday

The Cebu Provincial Government on Monday, March 11, handed out awards and cash incentives to 135 police officers from seven police stations throughout the province for their accomplishments in the fight against illegal drugs in 2018. The Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office (CPADAO) hosted the...


PB OKs P200T bounty for Silawan’s killers, P50T aid for victim’s family
March 18, 2019 Monday

The Cebu Provincial Government will be releasing P250,000 as cash reward for the capture of the culprits in the gruesome killing of a teenage girl in Lapu-Lapu City and as financial assistance to the victim’s family. The Cebu Provincial Board during their regular session earlier today...


9.7T seniors from Oslob, Talisay get Halad packs from Capitol
March 18, 2019 Monday

Cebu Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale visited the hinterlands and the shoreline communities of Oslob, some 102.73 kilometers from Cebu City, to bring halad gifts (love offer) to 3,104 senior citizens on March 10. The Halad sa Gugma Alang Kang Lolo ug Lola is a program for the elderly that the...


Capitol to give assistance to family of slain Lapu-Lapu teen
March 14, 2019 Thursday

The Cebu Provincial Government will add P200,000 in reward money to help capture the culprits of the gruesome killing of a Lapu-Lapu City teen, aside from P50,000 in cash assistance for the family of the slain victim. This was announced by Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale on Thursday during a press...


Davide, Magpale turn over P3.9-M projects in Borbon, Compostela
March 14, 2019 Thursday

The Cebu Provincial Government turned over P3.9 million worth of various projects in the two northern towns of Cebu Province last week.   Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale led the ribbon-cutting and turnover of projects funded by the Capitol in Compostela and...


PhilHealth to award Capitol for 2nd highest number of enrollees
March 14, 2019 Thursday

Putting health as the number one in the Six-Key Development Agenda of Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale has finally paid off. The Cebu Provincial Government will receive an award from the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) "for being the second...


LGBTQIA, supporters turn up for 1st Cebu Provincial Pride March
March 13, 2019 Wednesday

The Cebu Provincial Government, through the Provincial Youth Commission (PYC), successfully held the “1st Cebu Provincial Pride March” that gathered the support of more than 500 members and supporters of the LGBTQIA community in Cebu. Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A....


Capitol goes to northern Cebu for cash incentives distribution
March 13, 2019 Wednesday

The Cebu Provincial Government distributed P8.338 million in cash incentives to the barangay workers of the six municipalities in Cebu Province. The distribution of cash incentives in the towns of Consolacion, Liloan, Compostela, Borbon, Tabogon and Tuburan also became the venue for the governor...


Davide commends DepEd Cebu for its digitalization project
March 12, 2019 Tuesday

To fast-track data processing and records keeping, the Department of Education (DepEd) Cebu Province launched the Expanded Records Management Information System (RMIS) on Thursday, March 7, at the Pavilion, DepEd Ecotech Center in Sitio Sudlon, Barangay Lahug, Cebu City. “This innovation will...


10T seniors from Mandaue, Consolacion benefit from Capitol’s Halad program
March 11, 2019 Monday

A total of 10,026 senior citizens in Mandaue City and in Consolacion town received in-kind gifts from the Cebu Provincial Government as part of the Capitol's program for the elderly. The Provincial Government came up with this program entitled, Halad sa Gugma Alang Kang Lolo ug Lola, as one way...


Capitol distributes cash assistance to 65 barangays
March 6, 2019 Wednesday

A total of 65 barangays in the different towns of Cebu Province received checks as financial assistance from the Cebu Provincial Government on Monday, March 4. Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale distributed the checks to the barangay captains at the Capitol...


Cebu Province winds up at No. 3 again in Batang Pinoy qualifying
March 5, 2019 Tuesday

Cebu Province settled for third place in Batang Pinoy Visayas Qualifying, which ended last Saturday, March 2, in Iloilo City. Cebu Province scooped 38 gold, 38 silver and 52 bronze medals for the third-place finish, the same ranking it held in the last qualifier in Dumaguete City in...


2.7T women turn up for Women’s Summit
March 5, 2019 Tuesday

Over 2,700 women in Pinamungajan and Asturias joined the Women’s Summit organized by the Cebu Provincial Women's Commission (PWC) as part of the celebration of the National Women's Month this March. Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Agnes A. Magpale advised members of the different women's...