Provincial News

Davide to BNS: You are our local heroes
August 20, 2018 Monday

Gov. Hilario P. Davide III lauded more than 1,000 Barangay Nutrition Scholars (BNS) for their vital work in making sure health and social services would reach the remote areas in the province during their annual gathering on Friday at the Cebu Coliseum. “Kamo maoy usa sa atong mga local...


Capitol’s traffic info drive in schools launched in Minglanilla
August 17, 2018 Friday

The Cebu Provincial Government, through the Capitol's traffic management, Provincial Information Office (PIO), Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (PDRRMO) and the Provincial School Board, launched the #SuLiD: Sugbo Likay Disgrasya campaign, with Lipata Elementary School in...


PYC hosts Int’l Youth Day celebration
August 17, 2018 Friday

The Provincial Youth Commission successfully hosted the International Youth Day celebration, with at least 200 Cebuano youths in attendance last Aug. 12. With the theme, “Safe Spaces for Youth,” the event held at the Capitol Social Hall was aimed at recognizing the efforts of the youth in...


Capitol donates lot for HPG, CIDG headquarters
August 16, 2018 Thursday

The Cebu Provincial Government, through Gov. Hilario P. Davide III, donated 1,358-square meter ( sq. m.) Province-owned lot to the Philippine National Police (PNP) that will now serve as the permanent offices of the police’s national support units in Central Visayas. The donation is under the...


Davide hands over P9.234M in financial aid, agri-equipment to farmers
August 15, 2018 Wednesday

Food security. Food security. Food security. This repeated phrase would sound redundant. But those two little words are just fitting reminders the grim reality that the absence of farmers will make people hungry. Hailed for their valuable role in putting food on the table, Gov. Hilario P....


MTRCB summit highlights contributions of Cebuano films in movie industry
August 14, 2018 Tuesday

At least 552 students from various universities, colleges and high schools participated in the whole-day 6th Family and Child Summit, as Gov. Hilario P. Davide III thanked the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) for holding the activity at the Capitol Social...


PYC to bare national youth plan on International Youth Day celebration
August 11, 2018 Saturday

Provincial Youth Commission (PYC) executive director Charlton James Canoy on Saturday, August 11, said that among the activities for this year’s International Youth Day celebration is to share the National Government’s framework strategy for a unified action among the youth,...


Capitol equips CPH-Carcar with P14.8-M laparoscopy tower
August 10, 2018 Friday

Minimally invasive surgical procedures can now be performed at the Cebu Provincial Hospital (CPH)–Carcar with the Cebu Provincial Government’s recent acquisition of a P14.8-million laparoscopy tower and machine comprising of an arthroscope and endoscope.  “Ang technology karon nag-move na...


1st Wellbeing Cluster launched in Cebu
August 10, 2018 Friday

Various government, private and civic organizations launched the first Wellbeing Cluster in Cebu at Robinson’s Galleria Cebu last July 31. Dubbed as “All for Wellbeing, Resilient Together,” this advocacy aims to promote and mainstream psycho-social and mental health programs towards wellness...


Capitol’s Fiesta sa Kabataan delights 300 kids
August 9, 2018 Thursday

More than 300 kids were treated to a day of fun and games during the “Fiesta sa Kabataan,” which was part of the 449th Founding Anniversary celebration of Cebu Province last Monday. The kiddie party was organized by the Provincial Administrator’s Office and the Provincial Human Resource...


15 finalists named for AAA Renaissance Cebuana 2018
August 7, 2018 Tuesday

Organizers of the 2018 AAA Renaissance Cebuana announced the final top 15 candidates, where one of them will soon be declared as the ambassadress of the Cebu Provincial Women’s Commission (PWC). In a press conference last Friday, Vice Gov. Agnes A Magpale led the announcement, and the top 15...


Mauricio, Kahlefeldt bag pro titles in Ironman 70.3
August 7, 2018 Tuesday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III fired the canon to start track Cebu’s biggest long-distance triathlon race Regent Aguila Ironman 70.3 Asia Pacific Championship held in a resort hotel in Lapu-Lapu City on Sunday, Aug. 5. Along with the governor was City Mayor Paz Radaza who also signaled the...


Long wait is finally over: Davide, Osmeña seal 93-1 deal
August 3, 2018 Friday

After an 11-year deadlock and 25 years of waiting with the harrowing feeling of being booted out of one’s home at any given day, occupants living in lots covered by the 93-1 land swap deal between the Cebu Province and Cebu City could finally breath a sigh of relief. Thanks to Gov. Hilario P....


PHO holds Wellness Day, gives free health services to nearly 500 Capitol workers
August 2, 2018 Thursday

Nearly 500 Capitol workers availed themselves of the free health services offered during the Wellness Day activity organized by the Provincial Health Office (PHO) at the Capitol Social Hall today. “Nag conduct gyud ta og Wellness Day para matagaan sad og pagtagad ang atong mga empleyado,” said...


Capitol, RAFI launch upgraded Our Cebu Program
August 2, 2018 Thursday

Gov.  Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale led the launching of the Our Cebu Program version 2.0 (OCP V2.0), as part of the kick-off ceremonies of the 449th founding anniversary of the Cebu Province last Monday. Under OCP V2.0, the assessment and evaluation of each local...