DSWD to look into report vs. 4P officers

THE Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said it will investigate reports that some of its coordinators in the implementation of the Pantawid Pampamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) engaged in partisan politics. DSWD 7 Director Evelyn Macapobre reacted to...

Businessman wants Rama dismissed

BUSINESSMAN Adrian Lee wants Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama dismissed from service for alleged grave misconduct, serious dishonesty and gross neglect of duty. Lee, through his lawyers, Ed Antonio Suson and Jana Dumaliang, submitted his position paper to the Office of...

Pagasa confirms return of haze

THE Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Sciences Administration (Pagasa) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) confirmed that Cebu City was hit by haze in the past days. Alfredo Quiblat Jr., officer-in-charge of Pagasa Mactan,...

Man attacks neighbor after drinking spree on Good Friday

AS ROMAN Catholics observed the death of Christ on Good Friday, a 36-year-old man hacked his neighbor several times after a drinking spree in Barangay Mactan, Lapu-Lapu City. The victim was identified as 51-year-old Elioterio Inot. The suspect is Ponciano Caballero....

You can help us audit: COA

CITIZENS can now do more than just grumble about public funds going to waste on improperly implemented projects. Under the Citizen Participatory Audit (CPA) project, they can join the Commission on Audit (COA) in conducting value-for-money or performance audits on...

Pinoy boxers going hard for the win

THREE of the six boxers sent by the Association of Boxing Alliances of the Philippines (Abap) for the 2016 Rio Olympics Asian-Oceanian Qualification tournament in Qian’An, China, were seeded at the top for their exemplary performance in previous International Amateur...