7 months Senate honors Tabuñar, veteran journalist Senate honors Tabuñar, veteran journalist
By Vanne Terrazola The Senate recently honored veteran journalist Gabino “Gaby” Tabuñar for his “exemplary and outstanding contribution to journalism and press freedom.” Senators last Wednesday adopted Senate Resoution No. 317 to honor and remember Tabuñar, one of the founders of Foreign Correspondents Association of the Philippines (FOCAP). He died on February 4 at age 94. Foreign Correspondents Association of the Philippines (FOCAP) Founder Gabino “Gabby” Tabunar Jr. (FOCAP / MANILA BULLETIN) The resolution stated that Tabuñar “was a proponent of honest and accurate journalism exemplifying the highest ideals of courageous, compassionate and committed journalism in his coverage of the news through the ever-changing ... more