'Failon Ngayon' special episode tackles OFW problems

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Apr 02 2011 12:32 PM | Updated as of Apr 02 2011 08:32 PM

MANILA, Philippines – The recent execution of Ramon Credo, Sally Ordinario-Villanueva and Elizabeth Batain in China exposed a harsh reality faced by overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) all over the world.

Hailed as modern day heroes, OFWs do their part to keep the country's economy afloat.

In exchange, however, OFWs are led to a life marred with risks and dangers in their quest for a better life.

Watch as "Failon Ngayon" attempts to uncover the plight of OFWs in an episode dubbed "Banta sa Bagong Bayani".

Catch "Failon Ngayon"’s OFW Special Episode on Saturday, April 2, at 4 p.m.