The University of the Philippines (UP) College of Mass Communication has named Jessica Soho as the recipient of the UP Gawad Plaridel 2018—Outstanding Journalist Category.
Ms. Soho, a veteran broadcast journalist, is cited for her pioneering work in broadcast investigative journalism and for her insightful and courageous coverage of Philippine and world news. She holds the distinction of being the most awarded broadcast journalist in Philippine history with two hundred fifty-three (253) local awards and thirty-two (32) international awards to date. She is the first Filipina recipient of the highly acclaimed George Foster Peabody Award for her documentaries on the illegal trade of kidneys and the harrowing plight of Filipino boxers and is also a six-time recipient of the “Most Trusted News Presenter” award of Readers Digest Asia. Continue reading “Jessica Soho named 2018 UP Gawad Plaridel Awardee for Journalism”→
On Sunday, June 25, three decades after it pioneered documentary, news magazine, and public service programs in the Philippines, GMA Public Affairs looks back on some of its most unforgettable reports to discover the positive transformations these helped bring about in “Sa Serbisyong Totoo, Nabago Ang Buhay Ko.”
Hosted by GMA News pillar Jessica Soho, “Sa Serbisyong Totoo, Nabago Ang Buhay Ko” features some of the most powerful stories told by shows produced by GMA Public Affairs and how these stories changed the lives of the people involved.
Maling-mali na pagkakitaan ang pang-iinsulto at panlalait sa kapwa-tao, lalo na sa mga wala namang ginawang masama sa iyo. At maling-mali rin na gawing biro ang karahasan laban sa mga kababaihan.
Sa kanyang concert sa Araneta Coliseum noong Mayo 17, ginawang katatawanan ng komedyanteng si Vice Ganda ang timbang ng respetadong mamamahayag na si Jessica Soho. Biro ni Vice, kung naging bold star at magkakaroon daw ng rape scene si Ms Soho, dapat daw ay laging gang rape ang eksena.
More and more viewers are turning to State of the Nation with Jessica Soho on GMA News TV as their nightly news authority.
By providing depth and context to the headlines, State of the Nation earned a Certificate for Creative Excellence at the 2012 US International Film and Video Festival (USIFVF). Its anchor, Jessica Soho, was chosen as Reader’s Digest’s Most Trusted News Presenter for 2011 and 2012 and Comguild’s Most Outstanding News Presenter for this year.