Cebu Citizens-Press Council

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CCPC glad, cautious about executive order on FOI

July 24, 2016 · No Comments

Cebu Citizens-Press Council’s statement
on the executive order on freedom of information

July 24, 2016

It’s an executive order, not the law, but it amply shows the president is serious about transparency and access to public information. [Read more →]

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CCPC laments ‘gospel of death’ of president-elect

June 3, 2016 · No Comments

By Justin K. Vestil

Journalists in Cebu condemned the recent statement of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte justifying the murder of corrupt journalists.

In a statement, the Cebu Citizens Press-Council (CCPC) lamented that the incoming president refuses to abandon the “gospel of death” that he preached during the campaign period. [Read more →]

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Killing media SOBs; where Duterte’s right and where he’s wrong

June 3, 2016 · No Comments

By Pachico A. Seares

Why should President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s statement about murdering corrupt journalists appall journalists here and abroad? [Read more →]

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Encouraging murder assaults oaths Duterte took

June 1, 2016 · No Comments

Cebu Citizens-Press Council’s statement
on President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s views
on media killings

June 1, 2016

From a political leader who won on a platform of killing criminals and crime suspects, President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s statement about killing corrupt journalists should not shock us anymore. [Read more →]

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Press council, Police Regional Office 7 set up Election Media Center

May 5, 2016 · No Comments

For the third time, the Cebu Citizens-Press Council and the Police Regional Office 7 of the Philippine National Police will set up the Election Media Center to facilitate the flow of information between election news sources and journalists during the elections.

The Election Media Center (EMC) is a one-stop facility for information from agencies and groups that help ensure a peaceful, orderly and honest election in the region, particularly in Cebu. [Read more →]

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