signal jamming - updates

Rappler's latest stories on signal jamming


No cellphone signals in parts of Iloilo City during Dinagyang Festival

Jan 21, 2017 - 1:16 PM

Organizers of the festival have earlier requested the shutdown of cellular signals for a peaceful and orderly celebration of the Dinagyang Festival

Dinagyang file photo from Wikipedia

Cebu to shut down cellular signals during Sinulog

Jan 13, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña says the network shutdown is necessary for security and gives assurances that police and medical personnel will remain easily reachable

SAFETY MEASURES. The Cebu City government is undertaking security measures in preparation for this year's celebration of the Sinulog Festival. Rappler file photo

No cellphone signals in Manila during Nazarene feast

Jan 09, 2017 - 7:26 AM

UPDATED Security purposes is cited as the reason for the planned signal jamming

YEARLY TRADITION. Devotees parade a replica of the Black Nazarene replica in Quiapo, Manila days ahead of the Translacion. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler