MIAMI, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Award-winning journalist Sabina Covo will join MegaTV television network property of Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. ("SBS") (OTCQX: SBSAA), the leading Minority certified, Hispanic multimedia and entertainment company in the U.S., it was announced today by MegaTV VP of Programming and Production Jose R. Perez. She will be based at MegaTV News Headquarters in Miami, Florida effective immediately.
Covo will anchor a news segment "Enlace Politico 2020" on the news program titled "Mega News" airing Monday through Friday at 5 and 11 pm ET anchored by Mario Andres Moreno. "Enlace Politico 2020" will cover the most significant news stories of the day and will feature the well-respected, fact-based storytelling that has been the hallmark of her career.
"Information is coming at us from every direction. If we're not careful life-altering decisions will be made based on half-truth, rumor, misdirection or worse," said Jose R. Perez, VP of Programming and Production of MegaTV. "We aim to deliver a news program that, in some small way, looks for the signal in all the noise. We're thrilled that Sabina Covo, who's built a career on an honest fight to find and report the facts, will continue her pursuit of the truth at MegaTV."
"Gathering and reporting the news has been my life's work. I am honored to continue to pursue the truth, both for MegaTV's loyal viewers and for those who have been following my reporting for decades," said Sabina Covo.
Covo joins MegaTV after covering the past elections for America TeVe and hosting TV political shows for different networks. She was also an anchor for Mundo Fox- WGENTV where she also collaborated and co-hosted political segments with legendary journalist Ricardo Brown. Recently, she served as news presenter for all the affiliated stations to GLR Radio Network in the US, she is also a segment host via RCN Internacional International and has collaborated as a political analyst for CNN in Spanish.
She has been a reporter, TV and radio host news anchor, and correspondent for Telemundo 51 where she started her career in 2000, Mundofox, Cadena Ser, La W y Caracol, La televisión Nacional de Austria, Prisa, Canal Cartagena and ADN Chile, and America TeVe. She co-hosted La Ventana in Caracol alongside Pedro Sevcec.
Sabina has interviewed personalities such as Secretary of State Madeline Albright, Colombian Presidents Alvaro Uribe and Juan Manuel Santos and has covered elections both in the U.S. and Colombia since 2004 including both Democratic and Republican national conventions. She has written a Sunday politics column for El Nuevo Herald since 2008. Sabina is originally from Cartagena, Colombia, attended International Florida University and is mother to two boys.
Members of the media can receive more information about MegaTV and its programming on the Web site at http://www.mega.tv. For more information about Spanish Broadcasting System, please visit https://www.spanishbroadcasting.com/.
About Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS) owns and operates radio stations located in the top U.S. Hispanic markets of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco and Puerto Rico, airing the Tropical, Regional Mexican, Spanish Adult Contemporary, Top 40 and 'Movimiento' format genres. SBS also operates AIRE Radio Networks, a national radio platform of over 300 affiliated stations reaching 95% of the U.S. Hispanic audience. SBS also owns MegaTV, a network television operation with over-the-air, cable and satellite distribution and affiliates throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico, produces a nationwide roster of live concerts and events, and owns a stable of digital properties, including LaMusica, a mobile app providing Latino-focused audio and video streaming content and HitzMaker, a new-talent destination for aspiring artists. For more information, visit us online at www.spanishbroadcasting.com.
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