Duterte in Cebu - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Duterte in Cebu


Evasco: Advocating human rights 'unpopular' if gov't is weak

Oct 01, 2016 - 4:40 PM

I m not saying it s wrong but you will be unpopular why? Because your advocacy for human rights will always be perceived [as you being] on the side of the criminal Evasco says

Duterte in Cebu for thanksgiving concert

Jun 25, 2016 - 4:46 PM

Around 50 000 to 80 000 supporters are expected to attend the concert at the South Road Properties SRP in Cebu

THANKSGIVING. 1.1 million Cebuanos voted for president-elect Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

Ex-drug user turned pastor: Sacrifice, don't kill for country

May 08, 2016 - 12:27 AM

Only God can end our lives says Romel Decorion a former drug addict turned Christian pastor

CHANGED MAN. Rommel Decorion says he stopped drugs after committing to becoming a pastor. Photo courtesy of Rommel Decorion

One Cebu, Duterte's PDP-Laban formalize alliance

Apr 21, 2016 - 7:22 PM

The 2 parties say they share many things in common including a stand against crime corruption and poverty

Photo by Jensen Floren/Rappler

One Cebu promises 1M votes for Duterte

Apr 03, 2016 - 1:45 PM

UPDATED We share the longing of the Bisaya population to finally have a Bisaya president after 60 years says One Cebu s Winston Garcia

File photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

How to win Cebu: Bisaya kinship, social networks in Duterte campaign

Mar 25, 2016 - 9:00 AM

This opportunity to elect a president who wouldn’t be indebted to traditional politicians and big businesses is something that we can’t afford to pass up says Cebu for Duterte coordinator Dr Rowena Burden

HOMETOWN HERO? Thousands cheer presidential candidate in a February 2016 rally in Danao City, Cebu, where he spent his childhood before moving to Davao City. Rappler photo

IN PHOTOS: UP Cebu, venue of the 2nd presidential debate

Mar 19, 2016 - 3:55 PM

Check out where 4 presidential candidates will face off in Cebu on March 20

CANDIDATES, TAKE A STAND. These 4 podiums will bear witness as Vice President Jejomar Binay, Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, Senator Grace Poe, and former Interior secretary Mar Roxas face-off during the second presidential debates on March 20. All photos by Mara Cepdea/Rappler

Rodrigo Duterte in Cebu: It’s time for a new Visayan hero

Jan 09, 2016 - 8:30 AM

In his first political sortie in the Visayan hub after he declared he was running for president Duterte taps into regional pride and his own Cebuano roots

PRESIDENT FROM THE SOUTH? Rodrigo Duterte poses with local government officials of Cebu towns. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler