A radio broadcaster in central Philippines' Negros Oriental Province was shot dead late Tuesday by gunmen on a motorcycle, the 16th journalist to be killed during President Rodrigo Duterte's term.

Cornelio Pepino, 48, worked for community radio station dyMD Energy in the city of Dumaguete, where another two journalists have been killed since 2018, the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) said.EFE-EPA