CEBU CITY — “Pray to the Sto. Niño that it will not rain,” said Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama, as heavy rains drenched the city on the eve of its fiesta and the Sinulog grand parade.
But rain or shine, consider everything an offering to the Sto. Niño, he said.
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“Expect a lot of fascination and excitement,” he added.
Cebu City Police Chief Ramon Melvin Buenafe is hopeful the celebrations today will be “successful and peaceful,” but doesn’t expect the rain, if it comes, to thin out the crowds.
“We Cebuanos are very resilient,” he said. (more)