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Comelec delivers vote counters to Oro’s polling precincts

By JOEY NACALABAN Correspondent . THIRTY-TWO vote-counting machines were delivered to the City Central School yesterday. These would be used in Monday’s mid-term elections. The machines were then distributed to different polling precincts in the city. The machines were delivered from the treasurer’s office at city hall. Representatives from the ...

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Comelec commissioner denies Moreno disqualification

By Cong B. Corrales, Associate Editor COMMISSIONER Luie Tito Guia of the Commission on Election has denied signing any disqualification resolution against Mayor Oscar Moreno in either the first and second divisions of the commission. Guia’s declaration comes at the heels of a Facebook post of DDS News – CDO ...

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It’s final: Nadya to replace her father

By SHIELA MAE BUTLIG Correspondent with URIEL C. QUILINGUING Contributing Editor . THE Padayon Pilipino yesterday announced its decision to field Councilor Nadya Emano-Elipe as its candidate for vice mayor to fill the vacuum resulting from the death of her father Vicente this week. Misamis Oriental Gov. Yevgeny Vincente Emano ...

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Ex-governor Calingin arrested

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent . Calingin POLICE arrested former Misamis Oriental governor Antonio Calingin because of a case for malversation of public funds and property in his hometown Claveria before the first light of day yesterday. Calingin was arrested by a joint team composed of officers from the Criminal Investigation ...

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Kinaadman lists down Oro voters’ 8 sources of info on bets

XAVIER University’s research group have listed Cagayan de Oro voters’ eight sources of information on candidates. The XU Kinaadman: University Research Office (Kuro) came out with the list, with corresponding rankings, based on the results of its second and final election survey released early this week. In the previous survey, ...

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Calingin arrested

THE Criminal Investigation and Detection Group arrested former Misamis Oriental governor Antonio Calingin in his hometown Claveria this morning in connection with a public fund malversation case. His arrest was based on a 2016 warrant issued by the 5th Division of the Sandiganbayan. Calingin was arrested at around 3 am ...

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Alubijid discovery: Ancient settlement

By JIGGER JERUSALEM Correspondent . LONG before the Spaniards came, the coastal areas of northern Mindanao have already been an active trade route traversed by foreign merchants who had dealings with the natives. There is also evidence that human activities in this part of the country have been going on ...

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Capitol prematurely announces Nadya as Dongkoy replacement

By SHIELA MAE BUTLIG Correspondent . THE Provincial Information Office yesterday prematurely announced that Councilor Nadya Elipe would replace her father, the late former mayor Vicente Emano, only to take it back and owned up to its mistake. The capitol’s information office also admitted to helping spreading a Facebook post ...

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Rodriguez hospitalized

By JIGGER JERUSALEM Correspondent . FORMER congressman Rufus Rodriguez has been confined at the Maria Reyna Hospital since Sunday. Rodriguez said he contracted cough and fever, and needed to be hospitalized. Nicole Managbanag, liaison to the media of Padayon Pilipino-Centrist Demokratic Party mayoral candidate Jose Gabriel La Viña, said Rodriguez ...

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