Kabayan receives 'Broadcaster of the Year' award

Posted at 10/27/2011 12:50 AM
Kabayan Noli de Castro during the 20th Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster sa Pilipinas Golden Dove Awards.

MANILA, Philippines - Kabayan Noli de Castro received the “Ka Doroy Broadcaster of the Year” award in the 20th Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster sa Pilipinas (KBP) Golden Dove Awards.

The “Ka Doroy Broadcaster of the Year” award is given to broadcast professionals who have shown exemplary performance in both their work and personal conduct.

Last year, ABS-CBN broadcast journalist Ces Oreña-Drilon was the recipient of the prestigious award.

Apart from the recognition received by de Castro, other awards garnered by ABS-CBN were:

Best Television Newscast in Metro Manila: “TV Patrol”
Best Television Newscast Provincial: “TV Patrol Tacloban”
Best Public Service Program: “XXX”
Best Public Affairs Program in Metro Manila: “Patrol ng Pilipino”
Best Television Sports Program: “Sports Unlimited”
Best Television Drama Program: “Minsan Lang Kita Iibigin”
Best Television Comedy Program: “Banana Split”
Best Specials Program: “Banal”

DZMM, on the other hand, was able to bag a total of 5 awards:

Best Radio Public Affairs Program: DZMM’s “Dos Por Dos”
Best Radio Newscast in Metro Manila: DZMM’s “Radyo Patrol Balita”
Best Radio Drama Program: DZMM’s “Maalaala Mo Kaya”
Best Radio Magazine Program: DZMM’s “Todo-todo Walang Preno”
Best Radio Sports Program: DZMM’s “Sports Talk”

KBP holds the annual Golden Dove Awards to give tribute to the best programs on TV and radio. – Report from Gretchen Malalad, ABS-CBN News