- Prominent TV5 journalist, Erwin Tulfo introduced that he resigned to NEWS5 after seven years of service.
- He stated that his purpose to go away the community was due to ‘professional and personal’ issues.
- There’s a giant chance that the rift between him and Ed Lingao was the rationale for his resignation.
Erwin Tulfo, one of the crucial identified NEWS5 journalist, ended his seven years of service to the information community.
Tulfo introduced his resignation in his official Facebook account on Sunday.
He didn’t talked about the rationale why he leaved the community and he solely stated that his purpose to resign was ‘professional and personal’ and he didn’t maintain a grudge towards the administration of TV5
But evidently the phrase battle between Tulfo and TV5 journalist Ed Lingao and the disciplinary motion gave by TV5 to him, was the rationale why Erwin resigned from the community
“Wala po akong sama ng loob sa management ng kumpanya lalo na sa may-ari nito na si Manny V. Pangilinan. Pero tulad sa isang pamilya, may mga bagay o pagkakataon na hindi pagkaka-unawaan o pagkakaintindihan ng anak at ng mga magulang. At kung ikaw ay mabuting anak, sa halip na makipagtalo o makipagaway sa iyong magulang…mas mabuti pang magpaalam ka na lang sa kanila at tahimik mo na lang lisanin ang inyong tahanan kaysa maging pabigat ka pa sa pamilya.” Erwin Tulfo stated in his assertion.
Tulfo stated well-known TV community already supplied him a job as radio host, newscaster and already speaking concerning the contract.
He would announce his new dwelling on August, however now he’s going to spend his time together with his family members in Davao and overseas.
“MAY BAGO NA PO AKONG TAHANAN…isang sikat na nationwide AM radio at isang kilalang TV community. Public service host po tayo sa radyo at newscaster naman sa tv:) INAAYOS NA PO NG DALAWANG PANIG ANG KONTRATA. Kaagad kong ipapaalam sa inyo sa mga darating na araw. ABANGAN PO NINYO YAN MGA KAPATID, NGAYONG AGOSTO NA!!!” Tulfo stated.
But he stated that his followers should not fear as a result of his each day morning livestream on Facebook would nonetheless proceed.
His brother Ben Tulfo, who additionally slammed Ed Lingao resigned from the community.
Last month, the Tulfo Brothers and TV5 Journalist Ed Lingao engaged in a confrontation over media ethics and professionalism, utilizing numerous information platforms.
The battle began when Lingao, referred to as out Erwin Tulfo for reacting to pretend information about Senator Risa Hontiveros allegedly expressing her help to the Maute Terrorist Group.
He additionally criticized Tulfo for cussing a number of occasions on air, a transparent violation in code of ethics for journalists.
But Tulfo stated that he solely stubborn throughout business breaks of his radio program and solely his Facebook subscribers noticed and heard him swearing through the break.
Because of the phrase battle between the NEWS5 journalists, TV 5 administration determined to took disciplinary motion to the Tulfo Brothers and Ed Lingao.
“It is clear that this exchange was not only hurtful to the parties directly concerned but also goes against the work and journalistic ethic that News5 strives to uphold. In view of this, TV 5 has moved to undertake disciplinary action on those concerned. TV5 apologizes to its audience and the general public for this unfortunate episode that should have been kept between and among Kapatids,” TV5 stated of their official assertion.