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Annabelle is PDP-Laban-UNA bet for Cebu City north district

October 2, 2012


by Doris C. Bongcac, Chief of Reporters   THE PDP-Laban wing under the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) has adopted Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama and his entire Team Rama  for the 2013 elections. James Cuenco, PDP-Laban Cebu City chairman, said the party’s secretary general Jose “Peping” Cojuangco issued a certification of nomination and acceptance (CONA) […]

Davide, LP Cebu slate lead early bird filing at Comelec

October 2, 2012


      by Ador Vincent Mayol and Jhunnex Napallacan     Liberal Party candidates in Cebu province were among the early birds who  kicked off this week’s filing of certificates of candidacy (COC) with  the Commission on Elections (Comelec) yesterday. “I just want to file first because I have to go somewhere. This is […]

Alayon, LP talk: Gwen, 1st district

September 25, 2012


Who will go up against Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia in Cebu’s  3rd district now that she’s dropped out of the Senate race? It’s still under discussion, according to  Liberal Party Cebu province chairman Hilario Davide III, who said   there are suggestions to field Pinamungahan Mayor Geraldine Yapha for the congressional seat. Also being studied is the […]

Tomas is LP bet for city mayor

September 21, 2012


IT’s final. Rep. Tomas Osmeña of Cebu City’s south district received his certificate of nomination as the Liberal Party’s mayoralty candidate for the city yesterday. A dismayed Mayor Michael Rama insisted that the role should be his. “I’m the incumbent mayor and I am a bonafide member,” he said. Asked what his fallback was for […]

BO-PK gets LP seal of support

September 20, 2012


THE ruling Liberal Party (LP) will support the administration Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan (BO-PK) party in Cebu City ahead of the filing of candidacies next month. Rep. Tomas Osmeña of Cebu City’s south district said he received a certification signed by LP national president Manuel Roxas which authorizes him to issue a certificate of LP nomination […]

BO-PK survey to finalize choice between Raul, Cutie

September 19, 2012


FATHER and daughter can’t agree which of them will run for Congress in Cebu City’s north district next year. To help them decide, a survey will be held among barangay captains of the Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan (BO-PK) to choose the best candidate. Rep. Tomas Osmeña of Cebu City’s south district said he would do the […]

LP stalwart Tom more likely to win party nod

September 16, 2012


At least one senior member of the Liberal Party (LP) confirmed that Rep. Tomas Osmeña of Cebu City’s south district will be endorsed as the mayoralty bet next year. “For the official LP candidate in Cebu City, of course I’ll endorse ‘Tommy’. I think that’s the LP opinion but I’ll still consult with the others. […]

Cordova mayor quits One Cebu, joins LP

September 13, 2012


ONE Cebu lost another ally when Cordova Mayor Adelino Sitoy confirmed his exit yesterday from the administration party. He said he wanted to preserve family solidarity. He is transferring to the Liberal Party-Cebu chapter of his son Provincial Board Arleigh Sitoy. He will also run for vice mayor as the runningmate of his granddaughter lawyer […]

Mayor Sitoy exits One Cebu, joins LP

September 12, 2012


Citing family solidarity, Cordova Mayor Adelino Sitoy announced his exit from the administration One Cebu party and his transfer to the Liberal Party-Cebu chapter. He also decided to slide down and run for vice mayor under the slate of his granddaughter lawyer Leighna Katrina Sitoy-Abarquez of the Cebu-LP who’s eyeing the mayoralty post in Cordova […]

PB mulls deferral of committee reorganization

September 3, 2012


Even with a new majority bloc in the Cebu Provincial Board, a proposal to defer plans for a reorganization of committees was raised during their session. PB member and majority leader Peter Calderon asked that a status quo be observed pending the election of the new majority and minority floor leaders. Calderon and fellow PB […]