Lapulapu - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Lapulapu


NHCP chief reacts to ‘Elcano and Magellan’ film: ‘We will come up with our own narrative’

Nov 22, 2019 - 4:31 PM

A film on Lapulapu is being planned by the National Quincentennial Committee

HIGHLIGHTING LAPULAPU. Rene Escalante  (center) shares the National Quincentennial Committee's initiatives to highlight Lapulapu in the upcoming quincentennial celebrations. Photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

Lapulapu statue in Cebu to be replaced in 2021

Sep 14, 2019 - 8:24 AM

The iconic bronze statue will be replaced by a depiction of the Battle of Mactan, says the National Historical Commission of the Philippines

Lapulapu gets spotlight in Philippines' quincentennial celebration

Sep 11, 2019 - 1:45 PM

The 1521 Battle of Mactan and pre-colonial history will be the highlight of the Philippines' commemoration of the first circumnavigation of the world