John Osmeña has stage 2 cancer


Former Toledo City mayor John Henry Osmeña revealed that he is battling stage 2 cancer.

“I have chemotherapy every 21 days and my last is this month. So far, doctor says I am responding very well and there’s nothing to worry,” Osmeña said in a media briefing.

He added that he was diagnosed with cancer last July. (

Despite his condition, the 83-year-old Osmeña said he has remained committed to public service.

The veteran politiko also said he called the press conference to assure his supporters that he is alive and kicking.