Mike Rama - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Mike Rama


Osmeña council allies move to invalidate sale of South Road Properties

Jun 06, 2019 - 10:36 PM

Outgoing Mayor Tomas Osmeña insists these properties were sold during the time of mayor Michael Rama for prices below their market value

Over 300 Cebu politicians join PDP-Laban

Aug 29, 2016 - 7:30 AM

Majority of ex Cebu City mayor Mike Rama s local allies join PDP Laban but Rama who was on President Rodrigo Duterte s drug list does not switch parties

Mayors on Duterte list deny links to drugs

Aug 07, 2016 - 3:40 PM

3rd UPDATE Several local officials accused by President Rodrigo Duterte of involvement in the drug trade vow to prove their innocence

Acting Cebu City mayor Margot Osmeña stops fund releases

May 17, 2016 - 10:26 PM

Osmeña stopped all check payments and told barangay captains and department heads to return all vehicles issued by the City Government

Suspension order vs Cebu City mayor, 13 others served

May 17, 2016 - 5:54 PM

Councilor Margot Osmeña wife of mayor elect Tomas Osmeña will serve as acting mayor while Councilor James Cuenco will be the acting vice mayor

SUSPENSION. Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama and Vice Mayor Edgar Labella address city hall members during a morning flag raising ceremony after Malacañang announced they were suspending the mayor, vice mayor and 12 city councilors over the distribution of calamity funds to city hall employees in 2013. File photo by Rappler

Mike Rama, allies: Loss ‘statistically improbable’

May 15, 2016 - 6:50 PM

Rama alleges that Tomas Osmeña has committed electoral fraud

PRAYER RALLY. More than 500 supporters of Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama from different barangays gather in front of City Hall for a second prayer rally. Photo by Ruel Rosello/Sun.Star

Cebu City gov't, private sector meet to address water shortage

Apr 11, 2016 - 8:39 PM

Attendees of the emergency meeting include representatives from the MCWD SM Malls Gaisano Country Mall and Castle Peak Hotel and the National Irrigation Administration among others

COLLABORATION. Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama invites residents and representatives from the private sector to collaborate in addressing the city's water shortage. Photo by Kent Pepito/Rappler.com

Another suspension? Cebu City mayor says it's 'highly condemnable'

Apr 10, 2016 - 10:10 PM

This is Rama s second suspension in 4 months – during the campaign period at that when suspending officials is prohibited

MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION. Cebu City Mike Rama has yet to receive a copy of his supposed second suspension by Malacañang, but says he will appeal it. His first suspension was ordered in December 2015. File photo by Renante Tomas/Rappler

Malacañang suspends Cebu Mayor Mike Rama

Dec 09, 2015 - 8:41 PM

The opposition UNA of which Cebu Mayor Mike Rama is a member says the move is pure harassment from the ruling Liberal Party

SUSPENDED MAYOR. Mike Rama when he was proclaimed as Cebu's chief executive after the 2013 polls. The Palace recently ordered his suspension. File photo by Renante Tomas/Rappler

Binay party to launch in Cebu, awaits Honasan

Oct 08, 2015 - 8:10 PM

Binay will lead the oath taking of 700 local candidates from Western Visayas Central Visayas and Eastern Visayas

DOUBLE LAUNCH? Will Vice President Jejomar Binay launch his party in Cebu along with his tandem with Senator Gregorio Honasan II? File OVP photo

Cebu City mayor fails to delay admin case

Jul 20, 2015 - 11:00 PM

The hearing will continue at 2pm on July 21

WARY OF SUSPENSION. File photo of the proclamation of Cebu City Mayor Mike Rama after the 2013 elections

Rama proclaimed Cebu City mayor

May 14, 2013 - 8:37 PM

Mike Rama of UNA was proclaimed mayor on Tuesday May 14 at the Cebu City Hall despite votes in 3 precincts not being canvassed

Cebu local bets now part of ‘Team Buhay’

Apr 26, 2013 - 3:23 PM

In Cebu anti RH crusaders bring their campaign to the gubernatorial and mayoral races