SUMAKABILANG-BUHAY na ang batikan at beteranong mamamahayag na si Mike Enriquez (Miguel Castro Enriquez) sa edad na 71.
Kilalang haligi ng industriya ng Philippine radio broadcasting at ng GMA Network, si Mike ay isa sa mga anchor ng flagship newscast ng GMA na “24 Oras” at naging host ng long-running GMA Public Affairs program na “Imbestigador.”
Naglingkod bilang President ng RGMA Network, Inc., naging Senior Vice President at Consultant for Radio Operations ng GMA Network. Siya rin ang pinahamahabang naging anchor ng mga programa ng DZBB na “Super Balita sa Umaga” at “Saksi sa Dobol B.”
“It is with profound sadness that GMA Network announces the passing of our beloved Kapuso, Mr. Miguel ‘Mike’ C. Enriquez, who peacefully joined our Creator on August 29, 2023,” saad ng opisyal na pahayag ng GMA Network. “He joined the broadcast industry in 1969 and then became part of GMA Network in 1995, wholeheartedly serving the Filipino audience for 54 years.”
“The Board of Directors, management, and employees of GMA Network, Inc. deeply mourn the passing of Mr. Enriquez. His dedication to the industry will serve as an inspiration to all. We pray for the eternal repose of our beloved Kapuso.”| – (Mula sa balita ng GMA Network)
[N.B. Lubos pong nakikiramay ang buong BALIKAS News Network sa pagpanaw ng kinilalang “icon” ng Filipino journalism.]