By Nitz Arancon CAGAYAN de Oro can start moving on now but not businessman Jacky Ching and his associate William Guialani who are out to legally finish off Mayor Vicente Emano and Councilor Adrian Barba.
By Ben Balce CAGAYAN de Oro Mayor-elect Oscar Moreno and Misamis Oriental Governor-elect Yevgeny Vincente Emano are starting off on the right foot with both calling for “healing,” reconciliation and unity. One even called for a harmonious working [...]
By Nitz Arancon AFTER much delay, Yevgeny Vincente “Bambi” Emano was proclaimed yesterday as the next governor of Misamis Oriental, a victory that’s a redeeming factor given his family’s and the Padayon Pilipino’s big loss in Cagayan de Oro.
By Nitz Arancon MAYOR Vicente Emano is not about to concede yet––he has directed his legal team to review the results of last Monday’s mayoral elections.
By Nitz Arancon and Mark Francisco THE once reputed political kingpin of Cagayan de Oro and Misamis Oriental lost even in his own polling precinct in Gusa.
By JB Deveza LONG-TIME Mayor Vicente Emano came to vote at the Gusa Elementary School just before the elections officially began at 7 am yesterday. He was early. But a line of about 20 early birds had already formed at Precinct 0473A where he was to cast [...]
(2nd update / 1:42 am) By Herbie Gomez MISAMIS Oriental Gov. Oscar Moreno has taken the lead in the city’s mayoral race based on the Commission on Elections’ partial tally as of 12:49 am.
By Nitz Arancon and Mark Francisco THE Padayon Pilipino and Liberal Party continued the mudslingings during the final hours of the campaign period as they summoned their supporters to Saturday’s twin miting de avance at the Rodelsa Circle and the Don [...]
By Nitz Arancon THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) yesterday stepped up the security in the city’s polling centers as it caused the deployment of government troops to guard election precincts where vote-counting machines would be kept and used on [...]
By Nitz Arancon NEW Wishing Star Corp. president Jacky Ching has asked the ombudsman to cause the issuance of a hold-departure order against Mayor Vicente Emano in connection with the graft cases he filed against the local chief executive and other officials.
By Nitz Arancon CITY budget officer Griscelda Joson could have opted to get it over with by just opening the boxes. But she didn’t.
By Nitz Arancon CITY police director Graciano Mijares yesterday ordered security measures stepped around the Xavier University gym where reelectionist Mayor Vicente Emano and his top challenger, Gov. Oscar Moreno, are scheduled to face each other in a [...]
(BREAKING STORY / 3rd update 10:36pm) TENSION is gripping city hall now after three city hall employees allegedly went inside the room where ballots intended for the May 13 elections are stored and took out four still unknown boxes after 5 pm today.
By Nitz Arancon MIXED reactions greeted the results of the second phase of Kinaadman Research Center’s survey that Xavier University released on Friday. As expected, how people reacted depended on which side they were.
XAVIER University yesterday released the official results of the second pre-election survey conducted by the Kinaadman Research Center, showing that the mayoral race is still a close call between reelectionist Mayor Vicente Emano and Misamis Oriental [...]