Browsing All posts tagged under »Rodrigo Abellanosa«

Councilor wants ACT delisted from city scholarship

December 29, 2012


CEBU City Councilor Jose Daluz III said he would like to see the Asian College of Technology (ACT) removed from the list of colleges and universities accredited for the city government’s scholarship program until an anti-graft case against its owner, Councilor Rodrigo Abellanosa, is resolved. Daluz said he worried that the scholarships of about 4,000 […]

Abellanosa faces graft probe over scholarships

December 14, 2012


DOES being a city legislator and a school owner pose a conflict of interest for Cebu City Councilor Rodrigo Abellanosa? The Ombdusman in the Visayas was asked to investigate Abellanosa because his school, the Asian College of Technology, is the biggest recipient of the city’s scholarship program. A complaint was filed yesterday by Phillip Banguiran, […]

Delisted senior citizens assured of cash gift

November 23, 2012


KEEP calm. Everything will be fine. A City Hall official yesterday assured elderly residents of the city who found their names missing from the list of beneficiaries of the city government’s cash assistance program for senior citizens that the error can easily be rectified. “There is no malicious intention here,” said Rolando Llagono, head of […]

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’s Abellanosa ready to face either Daluz or Batuhan

September 19, 2012


CEBU City Councilor Rodrigo “Bebot” Abellanosa of the Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan said he was confident about running for congress in the south district. He shurgged off allegations that the school he owned, the Asian College of Technology, had captured the lion’s share of city government scholars. Last August 30, the anti-corruption group Dilaab Foundation demanded […]