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COVID-19 in Lapu-Lapu now at 11 as CV count nears 200-mark

CEBU CITY, Philippines — There are now 190 confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases in Central Visayas as they reported three more individuals infected with it on Sunday, April 19, 2020. The Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH – 7) confirmed the earlier findings of the Cebu City Health Department (CHD) that two new […] The post COVID-19 in Lapu-Lapu now at 11 as CV count nears 200-mark appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerApr 19th, 2020

COVID-19 vaccination simulation in Lapu postponed

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Lapu-Lapu City has postponed the holding of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccination simulation on Wednesday, February 24, 2021.  This was confirmed by Mark Anthony Bautista, public information officer of Lapu-Lapu City. He said that the simulation was canceled after the head of the Lapu-Lapu City Health Department (LCHD), Dr. Agnes Realiza, was […] The post COVID-19 vaccination simulation in Lapu postponed appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

Cebu City’s COVID-19 case count nears 6K

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City is about to breach the 6,000-mark for its cases of the coronavirus disease. The city now has a total of 5,989 cases with the addition of 167 new cases of the infection this Saturday afternoon, July 4, 2020, according to data released by the City Health Department (CHD).  It […] The post Cebu City’s COVID-19 case count nears 6K appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 4th, 2020

Lapu-Lapu breaches 700-mark in COVID-19 cases

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The total number of confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases in Lapu-Lapu City has breached the 700 mark. This after Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan announced on Thursday, July 2, that the city logged 71 new COVID-19 patients, bringing the tally to 761. Chan, in a post on Facebook, said […] The post Lapu-Lapu breaches 700-mark in COVID-19 cases appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2020

Lapu-Lapu City’s COVID cases breach 500-mark

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Lapu-Lapu City breached the 500-mark for its cases of the coronavirus disease after it logged 99 new cases of the infection this Monday, June 29, 2020. Mayor Junard Chan broke the “sad” news in a Facebook post at 8 a.m. today. “Subo pamalandungon nga adunay napuno nga 99 ka bag-ong kaso […] The post Lapu-Lapu City’s COVID cases breach 500-mark appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 29th, 2020

Lapu-Lapu breaches 300-mark in COVID-19 cases

CEBU CITY, Philippines– Lapu-Lapu City recorded 42 new cases of COVID-19, the highest number of new cases recorded in the city in just one day. Nagiel Bañacia, Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (DRRMO) head, posted on his Facebook account on Tuesday, morning, June 23, 2020, that these new cases were recorded on Monday, June […] The post Lapu-Lapu breaches 300-mark in COVID-19 cases appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2020

Cebu breaches 1,000-mark in COVID-19

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu on Sunday, May 3, recorded a total of 1,067 confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases after new patients were discovered from the cities of Cebu, Mandaue, and Lapu-Lapu, Cebu Island’s three largest cities. The Cebu City Health Department (CCHD) on Sunday announced that they discovered 31 more COVID-19 patients […] The post Cebu breaches 1,000-mark in COVID-19 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2020

Archbishop Palma receives first dose of vaccine

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma said he already received the first dose of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine last week. This was confirmed by Palma in a press briefing with the members of the media on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. Aside from him, Palma said that there were also a few members of […] The post Archbishop Palma receives first dose of vaccine appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

Quincentennial bonus not a priority, but COVID situation is — Chan

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan will not prioritize the giving of a quincentennial bonus to employees at city hall in line with the upcoming celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Victory at Mactan on April 27, 2021. Chan said this after the Lapu-Lapu City Council proposed the giving of […] The post Quincentennial bonus not a priority, but COVID situation is — Chan appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 12th, 2021

Number of COVID cases in Lapu-Lapu drops to 882

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Local officials in Lapu-Lapu City have reported a drop in the new cases of the coronavirus disease last week. Still, Nagiel Bañacia said that this should not be used as a reason to be complacent because their available data may not be reflective of the actual situation in the city because […] The post Number of COVID cases in Lapu-Lapu drops to 882 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 12th, 2021

Lapu starts administering second dose of COVID-19 vaccine

  LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- The Lapu-Lapu City Hospital (LLCH) has already started administering the second dose of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine for its employees. This was confirmed by Dr. Ronald Oporto, chief of LLCH, during the turnover ceremony of thnew e LLCH new building. Oporto said that on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 110 of […] The post Lapu starts administering second dose of COVID-19 vaccine appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 9th, 2021

Lapu-Lapu City Heroes still far from reaching full potential, says coach 

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The head coach of the ARQ Builders Lapu-Lapu City Heroes believes the team is still far from top form as competition in the Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup nears.  Head coach Francis Auquico, who is one of the coaches of the vaunted Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu (SHS-AdC) Magis Eagles high school […] The post Lapu-Lapu City Heroes still far from reaching full potential, says coach  appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 31st, 2021

Strict implementation of health protocols cited for Lapu’s decreasing COVID-19 infections

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan has attributed the decreasing number of newly reported cases of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the city to its intensified implementation of the health and safety protocols, especially the wearing of a face mask. Based on their monitoring in the past seven days, their daily […] The post Strict implementation of health protocols cited for Lapu’s decreasing COVID-19 infections appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 24th, 2021

Lapu-Lapu records over 2K COVID cases in less than 3 months – Bañacia

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Lapu-Lapu City logged a total of 2, 660 cases of the coronavirus disease from March 1 to December 31, 2020. This year, the city logged 2, 608 cases in less than three months, from January 1 to March 21. Nagiel Bañacia, head of the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, said […] The post Lapu-Lapu records over 2K COVID cases in less than 3 months – Bañacia appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 24th, 2021

Chan orders deployment of more health workers at Hoops Dome

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu- Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan has ordered the deployment of more healthcare workers at the Hoops Dome in Barangay Gun-ob, which serves as the alternate isolation facility for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) positive patients in the city. But Chan clarified that his order was not influenced by the recent death of one of […] The post Chan orders deployment of more health workers at Hoops Dome appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 20th, 2021

Mandaue to ask RIATF: Decide on tricities’ unified curfew proposal

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Mandaue City government will follow what the Regional Inter-Agency Task Force (RIATF) on COVID-19 will decide on the recommendation of a unified curfew for the tri-cities of Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu and Cebu. Lawyer August Lizer Malate, head of the Mandaue City Emergency Operations Center (EOC), said the Mandaue City government would […] The post Mandaue to ask RIATF: Decide on tricities’ unified curfew proposal appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 18th, 2021

Chan organizes contest to commemorate Lapu’s 1st GCQ anniv

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – A year ago today, March 16, Lapu-Lapu City was placed under General Community Quarantine (GCQ) following the discovery of COVID-19 cases. Mayor Junard Chan said that his decision to place his city under GCQ was a difficult decision to make, but it was what was necessary then. “Subo pamalandungon nga mao […] The post Chan organizes contest to commemorate Lapu’s 1st GCQ anniv appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 16th, 2021

Lapu-Lapu City Treasurer wins award as CTO collects P1.4B in taxes in 2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The acting Lapu-Lapu City Treasurer has been recognized as one of the most inspiring city treasurers in the province with the Lapu-Lapu City Treasurer’s Office (CTO) collecting P1.389 billion in taxes in 2020 despite the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Felicitas Baguio, acting Lapu-Lapu City Treasurer, said the CTO the P1.389 […] The post Lapu-Lapu City Treasurer wins award as CTO collects P1.4B in taxes in 2020 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 14th, 2021

Vaccination drive in Lapu hospital starts

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—The Allegiant Regional Care (ARC) Hospital in Barangay Agus here started its vaccination drive against the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Dr. Alex Alegrado, medical director of ARC Hospital, said that out of over 300 employees, 264 of them have already given their consent to receive the Sinovac vaccine. […] The post Vaccination drive in Lapu hospital starts appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 10th, 2021

Lapu-Lapu City Hospital to start vaccination rollout on March 9

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Hospital (LLCH) will already start its vaccination rollout on Tuesday, March 9, 2021. This was confirmed by Dr. Ronald Oporto, medical chief of LLCH, where he would be the first patient to receive the vaccine during the ceremonial COVID-19 vaccination tomorrow. Oporto, however, admitted that he was a […] The post Lapu-Lapu City Hospital to start vaccination rollout on March 9 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 9th, 2021

Ahong eyes tie-up with private hospitals for vaccine storage

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines – The Lapu-Lapu City Government will tie-up with private hospitals for storing the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines, once the city will already receive an allocation from the national government. Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said that he already discussed this plan with private hospitals situated in the city. “Tie-up ta ug private […] The post Ahong eyes tie-up with private hospitals for vaccine storage appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 4th, 2021