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Rama mulls lawsuit against council over P133-M case

October 26, 2012


Back from his trip to Rome, Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama yesterday said he wants to take legal action against the City Council for directing him to pay a P133 million money claim of the Rallos heirs, which he insists has no legal basis. “Are they now becoming lawyers of the city?” Rama asked in […]

Capitol starts demolition of new illegal structures in Apas

September 5, 2012


THE Cebu provincial government started tearing down newly built illegal structures in the province-owned lots in Apas, Cebu City. Three structures were demolished by the Cebu Provincial Real Properties Protection Task Force. Ten more will soon be cleared, said Ramil Ayuman, Apas barangay captain. He said there wasn’t any resistance or commotion, only queries. “A […]

City Hall to invite lot owner for negotiations

April 23, 2012


Cebu City Hall will negotiate with the owner of the private lot in sitio San Miguel, barangay Apas to allow 168 families to remain in the area. Collin Rosell, chief of the Division for the Welfare of the Urban Poor, said this as he disclosed that Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama will file a manifestation […]

6-month grace period dangled for Apas settlers

April 20, 2012


A “win-win” solution was proposed by the owner of contested land in sitio San Miguel, barangay Apas, Cebu City, to resolve the demolition threat over 168 household settlers. Roberto Palmares, legal counsel of land owner Mariano Godinez, said they are open to a six-month postponement in implementing the court’s demolition order so settlers can voluntarily […]

Court of Appeals halts auction of SRP lot

April 17, 2012


Cebu City Hall won a round in its legal dispute with the Rallos heirs, a rare victory in the long-drawn case. The Court of Appeals 18th Division issued a temporary restraining order (TRO) on a writ of execution of a lower court ordering the city’s payment of P133 million to the Rallos heirs for a […]

SRP auction set next week big names floated as bidders

April 11, 2012


  INTERESTED bidders for the 9.7 hectares of prime land in the South Road Properties (SRP) will have to wait until next Tuesday. One of the Rallos heirs asked for a postponement of yesterday’s auction to April 17 due to a business engagement in Danao City yesterday. “There was a conflict in my schedule. I […]

Cebu City files suit to stop Rallos pay claim

March 27, 2012


THE Cebu City government won’t surrender easily. Mayor Michael Rama yesterday filed a petition before the Court of Appeals (CA) to stop the enforcement of a P133 million money judgement in favor of the Rallos family over a lot dispute that started in the 1960s. The city government asked the CA to nullify the decision […]

Council seeks COA advice on Rallos payment claims

March 22, 2012


Long opposed to Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama’s handling of the Rallos payment case, the City Council for once decided to agree with him to protect the city’s funds from court garnishment. In a letter to the Commission on Audit (COA), Councilor Margot Osmeña asked the agency’s guidance on a court order mandating the city’s […]

Mayor flares up after bank offers to help pay Rallos heirs

March 21, 2012


A bank lawyer surprised Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama yesterday by telling the court that Philippine Postal Savings Bank is willing to release the account numbers of the Cebu city government to facilitate payment of the money claim of the Rallos family as ordered by the court. Lawyer Jobert Abiba of PPSB spoke during yesterday’s […]

Sell SRP lots now – Rama

March 19, 2012


CEBU City Mayor Michael Rama is working on the immediate disposal of the South Road Properties (SRP) lots saying it would be harder to sell these properties during an election year. Rama said yesterday that he already spoke with Cebu Investment and Promotions Center (CIPC) head Joel Marie Yu and Bo Varquez to start the […]