Provincial News

Magpale to youth: Your ideas will help Cebu’s progress
July 30, 2018 Monday

Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale urged the young ones to fill in the most important role in the development of Cebu Province as she welcomed delegates of the 44th founding anniversary of the Pag-asa Youth Association of the Philippines (PYAP)-Cebu Province Chapter celebrated over the weekend, July 28 and...


Moalboal senior citizens receive food packs from Capitol
July 27, 2018 Friday

More than 3,000 senior citizens from 15 barangays in Moalboal town, Cebu received packs filled with goods during the regular round of the Capitol’s Halad sa Gugma alang kang Lolo ug Lola today, July 27. The senior citizens from barangays Bugho, Tunga, Bala, Linao, Buguil, Batad-batad,...


PYAP to mark 44th year, sets series of activities
July 27, 2018 Friday

The Pag-asa Youth Association of the Philippines (PYAP) will hold its 44th founding anniversary tomorrow, July 28, and on July 29, with series of activities that aims to further promote group consciousness and well-being among the disadvantaged members of the youth sector. Provincial Social...


Capitol’s KKP feeding program improves kids’ health, helps malnutrition problem in the province
July 23, 2018 Monday

The Cebu Provincial Government, through its “Kusina sa Kahimsug ug Pag-amuma (KKP)” feeding program, successfully reduced the number of undernourished pupils in the northern town of San Remigio. Gov. Hilario P. Davide III made the announcement on Tuesday, July 17, during the turnover...


DURING PEAK HOURS Tumulak: ‘Sikads’ are banned in SRP-Laray intersection
July 19, 2018 Thursday

After a consultative meeting with Talisay City officials, Cebu Provincial Traffic Management focal person Jonathan Joy Tumulak announced that trisikads or sikads (three-wheeled passenger bike) will no longer be allowed to cross the South Road Properties (SRP)-Laray, Inayawan Road during peak hours...


Capitol joins call for LGUs to establish Local Aids Council
July 19, 2018 Thursday

In support of the country’s efforts to control the spread of HIV and Aids, the Cebu Provincial Government, through the Provincial Health Office, joins the call for local government units (LGUs) across the province to establish their Local Aids Council (LAC). Based on the data provided by the...


Student leaders told to avoid drugs, shape bright future
July 19, 2018 Thursday

Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office (CPADAO) head Carmen Remedios Durano-Meca recognized the more than 500 elementary student leaders for rallying with the Cebu Provincial Government in the fight against illegal drugs. During the division-wide Barkada Kontra Droga (BKD) held at the Capitol...


96 top scholars get cash incentives from Capitol
July 19, 2018 Thursday

“Growing up in a less privileged family did not only give me financial challenges, but it has also helped me realize the value of a college education.” At 21, Raynanette Templa has experienced more than what other people her age could ever encounter. After her parents separated when she...


CSBT tightens inspection protocols
July 18, 2018 Wednesday

The Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT) announced it is enforcing strict inspection measures, following the incident last week where alleged gun-runners managed to sneak in more than 40 pieces of unregistered .45 caliber pistols on board a Mindanao-bound boat at the port of Samboan town. CSBT...


Gov’s Cup Game 2 boils down to cohesion vs. nerve of steel
July 18, 2018 Wednesday

They played their game plan to the letter in the opener of their best-of-three final series and Talisay City Aquastars coach Michael Rey Gurrea wants to replicate it in tonight's Game 2 that will enable them to wrap up the series and win the overall title. But will Talisay players have nerve of...


Capitol turns over kitchens for feeding program to San Remigio
July 17, 2018 Tuesday

Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Cebu’s first lady, Mrs. Jobel Davide, led the turnover ceremony today of the kitchens used for the Capitol’s Kusina sa Kahimsug ug Pag-amuma (KKP) project to the local government unit of San Remigio, under the leadership of Mayor Mariano Martinez. The KKP...


Student leaders back Capitol’s drug-free Cebu advocacy
July 16, 2018 Monday

Over 500 high school Supreme Student Government (SSG) officers and 200 advisers from 260 Cebu schools pledged their support to make Cebu a drug-free province during the division-wide orientation seminar and training of the Barkada Kontra Droga (BKD) held at the Capitol Social Hall on Thursday, July...


P2 million fish landing center inaugurated in Carmen
July 16, 2018 Monday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III graced the turnover ceremony of the estimated P2-million Community Fish Landing Center in Carmen town, northern Cebu. A project of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)-Central Visayas, the facility was built for the town’s fishermen. Four...


Seized contrabands inside CPDRC destroyed
July 12, 2018 Thursday

Cellular phones were neatly lined up on the concrete yard, exactly aligned with the truck’s pair of tires, as these would be destroyed by a slowly advancing 10-wheeler dump truck. Tobacco leaves and cigarette packs, meanwhile, were placed inside empty drums and eventually burned aided by...


Consolacion ties North Division final series, 1-1
July 12, 2018 Thursday

The Consolacion Sarok Weavers gained a new lease on life after demolishing San Franciso, 86-61, in Game 2 of the Governor’s Cup Intercities/Municipalities Basketball Tournament North Division best-of-three final series Wednesday night, July 11, at the jampacked Consolacion Gym. Emmanuel...