- Rhea Santos revealed that she's leaving GMA-7 after 19 years
- She made the emotional announcement during the recent episode of “Unang Hirit”
- The journalist disclosed the reason behind her decision
Rhea Santos, an award-winning broadcast journalist in the Kapuso network, became really emotional during the recent episode of her show titled “Unang Hirit.”
KAMI learned that the prominent host already bid goodbye to her network as she is set to go to Canada to further study and be with her family.
Rhea was not able to contain her emotion while announcing on national television that she will already end her 19 years of stay in GMA-7 to take on a new journey.
She expressed her gratitude because of the overwhelming love and support that she received from her fans and avid television viewers.
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The journalist also mentioned that she already found a family in the said network and she will forever consider it as her “home.”
"I'll take this opportunity na rin po siyempre para magpasalamat sa GMA sa tiwala. Salamat sa mga katrabaho na mga naging kaibigan at kapamilya ko na po," she said.
"Higit sa lahat salamat sa inyo mga Kapuso na nagbukas ng kanilang tahanan para papasukin po ako tuwing umaga sa loob ng 19 na taon,” she added.
Watch the video here:
In a previous article by KAMI, GMA-7 reporter Raffy Tima expressed his support to ABS-CBN amid issue on franchise license.
Rhea Santos is one of the most popular broadcast-journalists in GMA-7. She was hailed by Star Awards as the Best Morning Show Host for TV in 2001, 2002, 2008, 2013, and 2015.
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