AFTER May 13, 2013, either Rep. Tomas Osmeña (Cebu City, south district) or Mayor Michael Rama will be a first-time political loser.
They are former allies who became enemies soon after Rama’s first term as mayor began in 2010. Rama has been serving Cebu City for over 20 years without any interruption. Read the rest of this entry
CEBU CITY – After more than a month, the Liberal Party (LP) finally answered questions why it dropped Mayor Michael Rama and chose Representative Tomas Osmeña (Cebu City, south district) as its mayoral bet for the 2013 elections.
During his short visit to Cebu City last Friday, Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II explained that Osmeña gained the LP’s support because he was the one who first supported his tandem with President Benigno Aquino III, who was then a senator, during the 2010 elections. Read the rest of this entry
DESPITE Cebu City Hall’s efforts to remove them, Type O streamers, posters and banners of the Bando Osmeña Pundok Kauswagan (BOPK) can still be seen in the city.
From posts to barangay halls, Type O streamers, which herald the bid of BOPK chief Rep. Tomas Osmeña (Cebu City, south district) to run again for mayor in the 2013 elections, can also be seen this time at the One Citilink Terminal Bldg. on N. Bacalso Ave. Read the rest of this entry