Daily Archives: July 3, 2020

From houses and baragay isolation centers: IATF to transfer COVID patients

From houses and baragay isolation centers: IATF to transfer COVID patients CEBU, Philippines —  COVID-19 patients in Cebu City who have been staying home or at the barangay isolation centers located right smack in the middle of populated areas will be transferred to a facility. Secretary Carlito Galvez, chief implementer of Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases, yesterday …

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Cops punish stroke survivor over suspected fake Q-pass

Cops punish stroke survivor over suspected fake Q-pass CEBU, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella yesterday clarified that the 353 new cases of coronavirus recorded in the city last Tuesday were actually cumulative results over a nine-day period ending June 30, 2020. A 59-year-old immunocompromised woman was made to walk five to six kilometers by the police as …

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DA-7 readies corn seeds as planting season nears

DA-7 readies corn seeds as planting season nears Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon (The Freeman) – June 3, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines —  In preparation for the planting season, the Department of Agriculture-7 announced that it has started to position its corn seeds in different provinces in Central Visayas. DA-7 Director Salvador Diputado said that the positioning of corn seeds …

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Cebu relaxes border restrictions

Cebu relaxes border restrictions Lorraine L. Ecarma (The Freeman) – June 3, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines —  Workers who have been affected by the border restrictions between Cebu province and Cebu City can finally heave a sigh of relief, at least those who are qualified, as the Capitol will loosen its border limitations effective today, June 3. Governor …

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In Cebu City 119 new COVID cases

In Cebu City 119 new COVID cases CEBU, Philippines — The biggest bulk of the 124 coronavirus positive cases recorded in Cebu yesterday again came from Cebu City with 119 new cases from at least four areas. In the breakdown provided by the Cebu City Health Department, one case is from Upper Bacayan; 1 is from Lusimba, Pardo; eight …

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Liloan uses drones to fight COVID-19

Liloan uses drones to fight COVID-19 CEBU, Philippines —  To further strengthen its efforts in combatting the COVID-19 pandemic, the municipality of Liloan, Cebu is deploying drones equipped with 360-degree cameras to monitor its barangays and streets for compliance with Enhanced Community Quarantine protocols. Dubbed as Project LUPAD or Liloan UAV Patrol Augmentation Division, the drones will serve three …

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Vice mayor to face illegal detention rap

Vice mayor to face illegal detention rap Gregg M. Rubio (The Freeman) – February 3, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines — The Cebu Provincial Prosecutor’s Office has recommended the filing of information in court for a charge of serious illegal detention against Dumanjug Vice Mayor Erwin “Wado” Gica. The resolution, dated January 6, also named Darwin Castro and Gino …

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Garcia meeting concerned agencies on ban order today

Garcia meeting concerned agencies on ban order today Lorraine L. Ecarma (The Freeman) – February 3, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines — Governor Gwendolyn Garcia is scheduled to meet with concerned government agencies and airlines today to discuss the implementation of a temporary ban on anyone that would come to the Philippines from mainland China and the country’s Special …

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