Provincial News

Capitol readies for El Niño
March 5, 2019 Tuesday

Recognizing the need for emergency preparedness for El Niño’s effects, the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) approved a measure that aims to prepare for the impact of the prolonged hot weather. This, as the Office of the Civil Defense (OCD) turned over to the...


Cebu Province climbs back to 2nd place
March 1, 2019 Friday

With gold medals from karatedo continued to pour in, the Cebu Province regained the second spot of the leaderboard in the Batang Pinoy Visayas Qualifying after four days of action here in Iloilo City. Cebu Province karatekas dished out another gem of performance for three straight days, winning...


Capitol implements traffic measures inside compound
March 1, 2019 Friday

The Cebu Provincial Government released its directional map to ensure a smooth traffic inside the Capitol Compound. The map indicates parking and traffic plans as clearance operation at the Baex building is ongoing to pave the way for the construction of the 20-storey Resource Center, which...


Cebu Province stays on track for title hunt
February 28, 2019 Thursday

The Cebu Province added six more gold medals to its total harvest to remain in the thick of the fight for the overall title in the Batang Pinoy Visayas Qualifying Leg on Wednesday here in Iloilo City. The gold haul came from the karatedo team, which turned in three gilts, two from athletics and...


Cebu Province snares 15 golds on Day 2
February 28, 2019 Thursday

The Cebu Province karatedo team shone bright on the mat on Day 2 as they dominated the kata competitions of the Batang Pinoy Visayas Qualifying Leg on Tuesday in Iloilo City. The Cebuano karatekas won 12 of the 20 gold at stake in the day and each secured a ticket to the national championship...


Capitol cash incentives southern leg serves 5,281 village workers
February 28, 2019 Thursday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale have their hands full distributing the annual cash assistance for barangay workers in Cebu’s southern part on Feb. 19 to 22. At least P9.805 million in cash incentives were distributed to 5,281 barangay workers in the cities of...


Capitol taps PASSI for hospital wastes’ treatment, disposal
February 27, 2019 Wednesday

The Cebu Provincial Board (PB) has authorized Gov. Hilario P. Davide III to sign a memorandum of agreement with a service provider for the hauling, treatment and disposal of medical wastes from provincial and district hospitals. This is to ensure that no hospital wastes will be dumped anywhere...


PYC successfully hosts ‘Pakiglambigit’ in Cebu’s 2nd district
February 27, 2019 Wednesday

The Cebu Provincial Government, through the Provincial Youth Commission (PYC), in collaboration with the Office of Second District Representative Wilfredo Caminero, successfully held the first “Pakiglambigit: The 2nd District Youth Congress 2019.” At least 300 youths gathered for the...


CPADAO holds week-long Scorecard district conference
February 27, 2019 Wednesday

The Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office (CPADAO) shared the procedures of the plea bargaining agreement in drug cases during the week-long scorecard district conference of Sugbo Kontra Droga (Sukod) program held at the Capitol Social Hall on Wednesday, Feb 20. CPADAO Chief Ivy Durano said...


P16.3-M Capitol skills training center opened in Naga
February 27, 2019 Wednesday

To further promote its advocacy on providing alternative livelihood to Cebuanos, a P16.3-million Cebu Provincial Skills Training Center was inaugurated in Barangay Inayagan, City of Naga last Thursday, Feb. 21. Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale, together with the...


Capitol breaks ground for P10-M facility for CICLs
February 27, 2019 Wednesday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale led the groundbreaking of a P10-million facility intended for children in conflict with the law (CICL) in a Province-owned lot in Barangay Inayagan, City of Naga on Thursday, Feb. 21. This two-storey facility, which is expected to be...


Cebu Province off to hot start
February 27, 2019 Wednesday

Cebu Province sizzled on the first day of action in the Batang Pinoy (BP) Visayas Qualifying, claiming five gold medals, three of which came from athletics. It was Donnaliza Torres who scored the first gold of Cebu Province in the weeklong meet, winning the girls high jump at the Iloilo Sports...


Davide, Magpale mark Valentine’s Day with project launch, cash incentives distribution in Cordova
February 20, 2019 Wednesday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale kicked-off Valentine’s Day in Cordova town by distributing at least P7.350 million in infrastructure and cash incentives for barangay workers. The two Capitol top executives also distributed food packs and hygiene kits to a total...


Redefining services: Capitol breaks ground of modern edifice
February 20, 2019 Wednesday

Aimed at further improving the Capitol’s services, Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale on Monday, Feb. 18, led the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of a modern edifice inside the Capitol compound that will serve as a new home for various frontline offices of the...


China gov’t donates P194T rehab tools to Capitol
February 18, 2019 Monday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale, together with Chinese Consul General Jia Li, led the turnover ceremony held at the hospital’s new PWD Center. “The handover of equipment to the Cebu Provincial PWD Rehabilitation Center and Minglanilla District Hospital is one...