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Malilong: Preparing for life under GCQ
THE regional office of the Department of Health claims that the number of Covid-19 cases in Cebu City “has been going down slowly.” Since when did the decline occur and how slowly, the DOH is not saying, except that the ...
From 58 days ago
Malilong: Spending the SK’s P1 million
CITY Hall will distribute this week P1 million each to the Sangguniang Kabataan of all the 80 barangays in the city. Since the financial assistance is already allocated in the current budget, it will not be taken from the emergency ...
From 62 days ago
Malilong: ECQ or MECQ, it does not really matter
THE guessing game is over. We are still under enhanced community quarantine, albeit modified.This is our first experience with the modified ECQ so we are not familiar with how it works: what businesses can reopen and what activities are allowed. ...
From 64 days ago
Malilong: Show us the numbers
LATE last week, the Philippine Star reported that the Department of Health (DOH) recorded 42 new Covid-19 deaths in the country in one day—the highest in three months—and 36 of them were from Cebu. “Is this true?” lawyer Joseph Baduel ...
From 65 days ago
Malilong: How I spent my summer vacation
DO THEY still teach English composition in the elementary grades and high school? They did during our time.I remember the formal theme notebook all of us were required to bring on the first day of school. The pages were called ...
From 67 days ago
Malilong: The curse of the tuob invades City Hall
THE curse of the tuob continues.I do not mean that to denigrate the home remedy being promoted by the Capitol which a former law school classmate characterized as the revolution of the masses against the oppression by high-charging doctors and ...
From 69 days ago
Malilong: Three is better than none at all
I LIVED near the old Cebu City Hospital, an undistinguished building standing on the Mabini-Colon junction, when I came to Cebu in 1967, fresh from high school. I slept and woke up to the sound of a wailing ambulance. Its ...
From 71 days ago
Malilong: Again, the question: ECQ or GCQ?
GCQ or ECQ, that is the question. The retired general whom Malacañang sent to oversee the battle against the coronavirus in Cebu says a downgrade of restrictions in Cebu City is possible but the country’s health chief apparently does not ...
From 72 days ago
Malilong: The lovely long ago
I GREW up in a poor town in Masbate. Back then, there was no barangay, only a barrio and it was headed by a teniente, not a capitan. There must have been no more than 30 families living in our ...
From 76 days ago
Malilong: Writing my diary
I HAVE started writing a journal. It’s late but it isn’t too late, I think. I had promised myself to do it on the first day of the first quarantine but I never got to put pen to paper. So ...
From 78 days ago