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EXPLAINER: Stench at Inayawan transfer site, squabble over fees due to Binaliw landfill. 'Beyond comprehension,' Rama says. Watch if City Hall could handle the mess.
EMERGENCY OR CALAMITY. At a press-con Saturday, June 26, Cebu City Acting Mayor Michael Rama reported the situation at the garbage transfer site in Barangay Inayawan, thus:"Piles of garbage can be found everywhere and the stench is unbearable." It is ...
From 78 days ago
EXPLAINER: Duterte asserts IATF is boss on Covid protocols. Capitol capitulates. Shaking up judges, LGUs. Gains for Cebu, Gwen.
QUICKLY, WHAT HAPPENED Two Cebu-based lawyers filed Monday morning (June 21) a petition with the Regional Trial Court assailing the national agency IATF's 10-day mandatory quarantine in a hotel for overseas workers (OFWs) and returning Filipinos (ROFs) and asking the ...
From 85 days ago
EXPLAINER: Do 2 lawyers suing IATF have legal standing? 'If dolphins can sue, so can we.' Yet core legal issue is whether PB ordinance is superior to IATF/presidential order.
THE SITUATION. From the Capitol to the Senate and the House, along with public discussion in media and wherever else people talk with one another these pandemic days, the debate has finally gone to court.Suing as taxpayers, Cebu-based lawyers Clarence ...
From 86 days ago
EXPLAINER: FB post leads to cut-off of fuel for non-essential barangay vehicles in Cebu City. Ong slams 'arbitrariness,' recall of practices during Osmeña term.
THE STORY AT A GLANCE:  The Cebu City Council will look into the policy denying fuel for barangay vehicles not used for "essential" services. The Department of General Services (DGS) will be asked to appear before the Sanggunian. ABC ...
From 91 days ago
EXPLAINER: IATF doesn’t explain science on longer quarantine and 7th-day test. Duterte order to Cebu means Capitol flunks Duque ‘critique’
THE order of President Rodrigo Duterte -- relayed through Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque Monday, June 14 -- is supposed to end the squabble between the central government and one local government unit, Cebu Province, over health protocol for Filipino returnees ...
From 92 days ago
Seares: What Mayor Labella did not tell us last January: ‘I almost died’… What Dondon dunks in now: not basketballs
Edgar to return ‘better, stronger’WAY back last January, Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella took a two-day leave of absence after he was taken to the hospital where his doctor found an ear infection and advised him to rest. At the ...
From 99 days ago
7 QUESTIONS. Megawide says Carbon market deal has no defects, sees big economic benefits for Cebu City. Still, MW to 'keep lines open' to City Council and public. Project 'on as scheduled.'
QUICK LOOK: What Megawide Construction Corp., developer of the Carbon Market "modernization," says about previously murky issues on the much-talked-about P5.58 billion project in Cebu City: MW does not see any "defect," which the City Council said must be "cured," ...
From 101 days ago
EXPLAINER: Cebu City Government owes BIR P3.989B in 2009-2010 taxes. With June 30 deadline, amnesty may reduce debt to P230M. Pay up or else. Who's to blame?
QUICKLY, WHAT THE DEBT IS ABOUT. (1) Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)-7 has been knocking at Cebu City Hall's door to collect an unpaid tax debt of almost P4 billion.BIR officials had met with the office of the mayor and ...
From 105 days ago
EXPLAINER: Controversy over IATF protocol: How Guv Gwen comes out smelling like roses. And Cebu in the politics of it. Plus other takeaways.
TOP story of the week was the rerouting of international flights for Mactan-Cebu International Airport to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in response to Governor Gwen Garcia's insistence to keep her executive order providing for Capitol's own anti-Covid-19 protocol on ...
From 106 days ago
EXPLAINER: One Cebu Party's moves in 6th district, Mandaue City. Nene Alegado's fall on dance floor hardly presages 2022 outcome.
THE significant news event in the 10th anniversary celebration of Ako Bisaya Saturday night, May 22, was not the fall of Consolacion Vice Mayor Teresa "Nene" Alegado on a Lapu-Lapu City resort's dance floor even though, to social media, it ...
From 113 days ago