LP bets ‘distribute’ NFA rice in Daanbantayan: mayor

GUBERNATORIAL candidate Hilario Davide III and fourth district congressional hopeful Celestino “Tining” Martinez III reportedly ordered the distribution of National Food Authority (NFA) rice in the northern town of Daanbantayan.

Both Davide and Tining belong to the Liberal Party (LP) of President Benigno Aquino III and Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas. Read the rest of this entry

3 councilors can stay, says Comelec lawyer

CEBU City Councilors Rodrigo Abellanosa, Raul Alcoseba and Augustus Pe Jr. need not resign from their posts even if they are running for another office, an official from the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said.

Alcoseba, who has transferred his registration from Cebu City to Carcar City, will be running for a seat in the Provincial Board in May 2013. Read the rest of this entry

Cabaero: The Sinulog office break-in

CEBU. The ransacked vault of the Cebu City Sports Center’s office.

ONE of the big events in last year’s celebration of the Sinulog, aside from the grand parade, was the theft that happened inside the Sinulog Foundation Inc. office.

The grand parade is the culmination of the annual Cebu festival but the theft that took place after the merrymaking was the event that also got highlighted in last year’s celebration. Read the rest of this entry