NO political candidates’ floats and banners will be allowed during the Sinulog grand parade, though minor items like fans and bottled waters with faces of politicians will be tolerated, Cebu City Ma
THE Cortes and Ruiz camps will work on a written agreement that will help them work together in repairing R. Colina St., Mandaue City where tension erupted yesterday.
MANDAUE City Mayor Jonas Cortes yesterday ordered contractors implementing Rep. Nerissa Soon-Ruiz’s project to stop their work or face arrest.
A FIRE destroyed two hardware stores on Hernan Cortes Ave., Barangay Subangdaku, Mandaue City last night.
CEBU CITY -- Former Commission on Elections (Comelec) commissioner Gregorio Larazabal will review and analyze records on the May 13 elections to help determine what next step Representative Pablo John Garcia will take.
Garcia, outgoing congressman of Cebu Province’s third district, lost by 163,906 votes to lawyer and former Cebu City councilor Hilario Davide III.
PROVINCIAL Board Member Wilfredo Caminero attributed his recent victory in the second district congressional race to the farmers and fisherfolk in the province.
“Kay kining mga tawhana sleeping giant, nga maoy makatampo pag-irog ug pagdasig sa economiya sa lungsod (They are the sleeping giant who can move and stimulate a town’s economy),” he said.
CEBU Province has the most number of defective Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) machines in the entire Central Visayas.
Of the total 215 defective PCOS machines in Region 7, Cebu has 134.
CEBU CITY (Updated) – Leading their opponents by more than 160,000 votes, lawyer Hilario Davide III and Acting Governor Agnes Magpale were proclaimed governor and vice governor on Friday, as the provincial canvass wrapped up.
The final and official count showed Davide with 654,054 votes, while Representative Pablo John Garcia got 490,148.
ONE Cebu gubernatorial candidate, Rep. Pablo John Garcia (Cebu, third district), met allied mayors yesterday to discuss the results of the May 13 elections.
Garcia said they are gathering information and consulting mayors before deciding on his next move. He said he will also consult his counsel, former Commission on Elections (Comelec) commissioner Gregorio Larrazabal.
DELAYS in the results from Balamban and Tuburan prevented canvassers from confirming last night whether suspended Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia or Pinamungajan Mayor Geraldine Yapha won the congressional seat in Cebu province's third district.
The governor's daughter, lawyer Christina Frasco, said in a press statement that Garcia "pending her proclamation, will soon be congresswoman of the third district of Cebu."