CEBU CITY—The Visayas bureau of Philippine Daily Inquirer won big in the 2020 Globe Media Excellence Awards (GMEA) which was held online on Thursday (Nov. 26).
The Inquirer team won the Explanatory-Investigative Story of the Year for Digital for its reporting on the plight of Cebu doctors and nurses amid the fight against COVID-19. The team is composed of Connie Fernandez-Brojan, Inquirer Visayas bureau chief and Vincent Mayol, Nestle Semilla and Dale Israel.
The articles “Cebu City cries out: ‘We need more docs, nurses'” and “Overworked Cebu nurses seek aid as morale drops”, which came out on Inquirer’s front page last June 26 and 27, had prompted the government to send more doc…
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