RPN-Zamboanga readies itself to gain back its broadcasting glory PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 25 November 2013 00:00

More success to tRPN Inc. (Radio Philippines Network) –Zamboanga, the operator of radio station DXXX and Television 5 in this city, for its new headquarter. Located at a better location, Fairland Property building, Nuñez Extension, it was inaugurated last November 22, 2013 with RPN president and Undersectary Robert Rivera, RPN's Regional Operation Manager Nestor Sandoval, and RPN's Treasury Dept. Head Aida Cabrera as special guests.

RPN-DXXX is now equipped with modern and sophisticated state-of-the-art facilities and is expected to radiate on a 10-kilowatt broadcast power, once it goes in full-blast operation. RPN Zamboanga Station Manager Jerry Lacastesantos is positive that with their newly-constructed radio studios and office, it will gain back the glory of RPN as the leader in Zamboanga broadcasting industry. He said in an interview that credible, dependable, decent, educational and informative type of programming will win again the hearts of listeners and viewers. In the ‘70’s, its popular programs were “Radyo Ronda” and “Noche de Ronda.” Now a sister company of SOLAR Entertainment Corporation, RPN Zamboanga will air local public affairs programs including TV programs. I

Famous balladeer Anthony Castelo, singer Aileen Papin, and child sensation Constantine came over to judge the final eliminations of “Boses, Tinig Pinoy” a singing contest initiated by RPN President Rivera. The group also conducted a relief operation at Sta. Maria Elementary School after paying a courtesy call to Zamboanga City Mayor Beng Climaco-Salazar and Congresswoman Lilia Nuno.

By Dante Corteza

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