Sentro Balita
Created by People's Television Network
Developed by PTV News and Public Affairs
Directed by Phillip Valdez
John Cruz
Boy Osoyos
Presented by Angelique Lazo
Alex Santos
Narrated by Alex Santos
Country of origin Philippines
Language(s) Filipino
No. of episodes n/a (airs daily)
Executive producer(s) Essen Mei Miguel
Producer(s) Edgar S. Reyes (Head, News, Public Affairs and Sports)
Rocky Ignacio (Head, News Operations)
Location(s) PTV 4 Studio A, Quezon City
Camera setup Multicamera setup
Running time 60 minutes
Original channel People's Television Network
Picture format 480i 4:3 (SDTV)
Audio format Stereo (Virtual Surround)
Mono (High fidelity)
Original run July 10, 2017 – present
Preceded by PTV News (Afternoon Edition)
Related shows Bagong Pilipinas
Daily Info
Ulat Bayan
PTV Newsbreak
PTV News Headlines

Sentro Balita (Filipino word for "news center") is the afternoon newscast of the People's Television Network in the Philippines. It airs from Weekdays at 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. (PST). It is anchored by Angelique Lazo and Alex Santos.


Sentro Balita premiered on July 10, 2017 at 1:00pm, replacing PTV News (Afternoon Edition) as part of programming changes brought by about the relaunch of PTV on June 28, 2017. Former Teledyaryo anchor Angelique Lazo who returned to the network after 5 years of hiatus and PTV News holdover Alex Santos, joining them in one newscast, with Jutt Sulit (PTV InfoWeather), JM Encinas (Traffic Watch), Atty. Persida Rueda-Acosta (Tapang ng Batas), Dennis Principe (PTV Sports) and Princess Habibah Sarip-Paudac (Salaam News).

On September 11, 2017, Daily Info  Sentro Balita, Ulat Bayan and PTV News Headlines will be using the full stand-up news delivery. These anchors are now standing with a large screen at their back.


Substitute anchors

Segment hostsEdit


  • Sentrong Pulis - Police Report
  • Sentrong Global - Foreign News
  • Traffic Watch - Traffic Update
  • PTV InfoWeather - Weather Forecast
  • PTV Sports - Sports News featuring the results of the UAAP.
  • Tapang ng Batas - Legal Segment
  • Salaam News[1]

References Edit

  1. PH’s Salaam TV to give Filipino Muslims a voice|agency=Philippines News Agency|last=Cervantes|first=Filane M.|date=July 7, 2017|accessdate=July 7, 2017

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