What have you done for Cebu Province?

ONE Cebu party officials took a swipe at the tandem of gubernatorial candidate Joseph Felix “Ace” Durano and his running mate, reelectionist Vice Gov. Hilario “Junjun” Davide III, on the first day of the local campaign period for the 2022 elections.During the kick-off of the One Cebu campaign sortie in the Barili Sports Complex on […]

Melanie Ng accepts role as PCCI’s new regional governor for Central Visayas

CEBU Chamber of Commerce and Industry past president Melanie Ng formally accepted Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022, her new responsibility as the regional governor (RG) of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry-Central Visayas.Ng succeeded Edward Du of Negros Oriental Chamber of Commerce and Industry, who had served as the regional governor for Central Visayas since […]

3-way fight for Cebu governor; mayor withdraws reelection bid

THE race for Cebu governor will now be just a three-cornered fight among reelectionist Gwendolyn Garcia, former tourism secretary Joseph “Ace” Durano and independent candidate Nonito Magnanao, after two candidates backed out of the race Monday, Nov. 15, 2021, the last day for the withdrawal of certificates of candidacy (COC) and substitution of candidates for […]

EXPLAINER: Guv Gwen Monday publicly said she didn’t think Sara would change her mind, she’s ‘no drama queen,’ quoting the mayor, ‘The ship has sailed.’ Tuesday, events in Davao began to tell otherwise. And Sara’s bet in Cebu: Ace Durano or Gwen?

IMMEDIATE IMPACT. In Cebu province, local parties such as One Cebu and Ace Durano’s PPP could be rushing to the drawing board and preparing for the final plan. In Cebu City, there could be less fuss and flurry, as Barug is expected to support the national lineup the PDP-Laban Cusin/Duterte wing will present, whatever it […]

Bzzzzz: Still-unvaccinated Guv Gwen won’t force anyone to be vaxxed. Atty. Rex’s link to human rights cause may lessen chance of his murder being solved.

It’s not ‘Vax me if you can’ CEBU Governor Gwen Garcia is not vaccinated yet. But she will be soon, she announced Friday, August 27, once the vaccine that won’t cause severe allergic reactions will arrive. She didn’t name the vaccine or when she’ll be vaxxed. The suspense must be killing her critics. The governor […]

Pabling Garcia laid to rest

FORMER Cebu governor Pablo “Pabling” Garcia was laid to rest on Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021. Garcia died on Wednesday, Aug. 18. He was 95 years old. The funeral ceremony was limited to immediate family members in view of quarantine restrictions. Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma presided over the mass at the Cosmopolitan Funeral Homes in Nivel […]

Bzzzzz: Do people expect too much from Guv Gwen? Says she’s no Superwoman, was away for 6 years. Pick someone ‘with super powers’ in 2022, ‘for now I’m all you’ve got.’

CEBU Governor Gwen Garcia let off some emotional steam Monday, August 9 when in a virtual meeting with mayors and other officials admitted her “imperfections” but she is all that her constituents elected and “must put up” with her. Cebu Province topped all other local government units in Central Visayas on number of active Covid-19 […]