Browsing All posts tagged under »Joavan Fernandez«

Legal aid for Joavan

January 9, 2013


LEGAL assistance will be provided to Joavan Fernandez, adopted son of Talisay City Mayor Socrates Fernandez to defend him in criminal charges filed against him and two companions by a sand and gravel operator. Joavan faces charges of carnapping and usurpation of authority filed by hauler Julius Abad. The mayor said Joavan and his companions […]

Joavan plays eco-warden; truck owner to file carnapping raps

January 6, 2013


Joavan Fernandez is back in the limelight after a businessman complained that the adopted son of Talisay City Mayor Socrates Fernandez, illegally confiscated his truck loaded with sand for the second time. The apprehension was made Friday evening in barangay Lagtang where the truck was stopped on the road about 6:30 p.m. The driver, Leandro […]

Joavan’s mother buried in Talisay

November 25, 2012


THE 72-year-old wife of Talisay City Mayor Socrates Fernandez was buried last Friday afternoon after succumbing to a heart ailment last Tuesday. Jovita Fernandez’s remains were interred in the city’s public cemetery in barangay Poblacion after a funeral mass at the St. Joseph’s Parish Church in barangay Tabunok. She was taken to the South General […]

Talisay police chief faces suspension for admin raps

November 15, 2012


The Talisay City police chief may be relieved from his post but not because of his failure to arrest Joavan Fernandez, the adopted son of Talisay City Mayor Socrates Fernandez. Supt. Eddie Recamera is facing suspension after he was found guilty of an adminstrative case filed against him last year by a prosecutor in Danao […]

‘Talisay cop chief should arrest Joavan or quit’

November 14, 2012


ARREST Joavan Fernandez or resign from your post. This challenge was hurled at Supt. Eddie Recamera, Talisay City police chief, after the police were unable to locate, much less arrest, the Talisay mayor’s adopted son after he shot up a gasoline station last Sunday. “It’s not good for the police chief to remain,” said Councilor […]

Police investigates Joavan’s case

September 21, 2012


Supt. Eddie Recamara, Talisay city police chief, said he will look into the latest trouble alarm involving Joavan Fernandez, who was accused of firing a gun outside the house of a money lender in Talisay. Recamara said police check whether Joavan, the adopted son of the Talisay mayor, has a permit to carry a firearm. […]

Joavan fires gun at money lender’s home

September 20, 2012


AFTER nearly a year of staying out of the limelight, Joavan Fernandez, the controversial adopted son of Talisay City Mayor Socrates Fernandez is in the news again. He was seen firing a gun last night at the house of 60-year-old businessman Ignacio Gonzaga Enjambre in barangay Dumlog, Talisay City. The businessman complained to the Talisay […]

Joavan in second feud in 2 days

November 9, 2011


A DAY after he allegedly threatened a traffic enforcer, controversial adopted son Joavan Fernandez is caught in yet another tussle this time in a fast-food outlet in barangay Tabunok, Talisay City, yesterday dawn. Regie Aranas, a 24-year-old resident of barangay Bulacao, Pardo, Cebu City, was admitted to the Talisay City District Hospital minutes after Joavan […]


May 13, 2011


Cops pick up Joavan on his way to post bail By Ador Vincent S. Mayol and Edison A. delos Angeles Joavan Fernandez was steps away from securing temporary liberty from the court when police officers arrested him. Joavan, the adopted son of Talisay City Mayor Socrates Fernandez, was nabbed at the ground floor of the […]

Mayor Soc wears crash helmet to evade reporters

May 13, 2011


TALISAY City Mayor Socrates Fernandez found a novel way to prevent reporters from interviewing him or take pictures of his face—wear a crash helmet. Fernandez arrived with his bodyguards in a car. As Mayor Fernandez got off his vehicle, he suddenly grabbed the full-face crash helmet from a parked motorcycle nearby. He wore the helmet […]