Police killed in ambush in Bayawan City

A POLICE officer was killed in an ambush by still unidentified suspect past 4:50 p.m. Monday, August 15, 2022 in Sitio Ipil-ipil, Barangay San Roque, Bayawan City in Negros Oriental.The victim was identified as Police Corporal Rey Ambo, of the 705th Mobile Company Regional Mobile Force Battalion Central Visayas.The Bayawan City police received a call […]

Duterte commends anti-drug authorities for operation that killed 4 Chinese 

PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. Duterte has applauded law enforcement authorities for an anti-drug operation in Zambales in northern Philippines that yielded P3.4 billion worth of methamphetamine, while feeling sorry for the Chinese nationals killed in the drug bust. “I give you my snappy salute and congratulations. If the (illegal drugs) were distributed, it could have destroyed […]

Malilong: Ninoy

I remember that day very well. It was a Sunday afternoon and, as usual, I was at the University of San Carlos (USC) gymnasium to watch the Cebu Amateur Athletic Association basketball tournament. Midway in the first game of the scheduled quadruple header, somebody behind us shouted excitedly in Bisaya that Aquino was killed, shot […]

2 killed in buy-bust at SRP lot in Cebu City

TWO men suspected of selling shabu in bulk were killed after exchanging fire with anti-illegal drug operatives at the South Road Properties (SRP) in Barangay Mambaling, Cebu City on Thursday night, July 8, 2021. Operatives of the Philippine National Police’s Drug Enforcement Group (DEG) Central Visayas recovered four kilos of shabu from the two men, […]