‘Wag na patagalin! Labella agrees with Cebu’s new policy of negative COVID test upon arrival


Edgar Labella wants to make it easier for balikbayan Cebuanos to return to their families.

“I share and admire the laudable stand of Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia allowing our returning OFWs and returning overseas Filipinos to enter Cebu province as long as negative ilang result sa RT-PCR upon arrival,” the Cebu City mayor said in a statement.

“Our existing procedure on a two-day isolation period is enough for those who test Negative of COVID-19… It is too much to keep them away from their loved ones for 16 days for quarantine,” he added.

Welcome home!