Matiullah Jan

Matiullah Jan is host of an investigative/talk show 5 days a week at Waqt TV. A special correspondent for Supreme Court and legal affairs. Pioneered a first ever investigative TV show on Dawn TV focusing on unethical and corrupt practices of Pakistan media. http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/foreigners/2011/05/the_ombudsman.html He also writes columns for Daily The Nation and a regular Monday column in Urdu language daily Nawaiwaqt on national socio-political issues. A keen former media activist with background of media law reforms, research and training having worked for Internews (2003-2006). Voluntary member/chairman Board of Trustees of local media support non-profit organization Intermedia. Active in journalists union politics having twice contested for presidentship of National Press Club Islamabad at the head of Jago group. Published a first ever White Paper on illegal and fake voters memberships exposing over a thousand members in over 3300 strong National Press Club Islamabad. A Chevening Scholar with educational qualifications of Masters in International Journalism from City University, London. Won PTV National Award for best news reporting for the year 1999-2000. Also a Masters in Defense and Strategic Studies, Quaid e Azam University, Islamabad. Three and a half years of military training as cadet in Pakistan Military Academy Kakul, Abbottabad (1986-88). Also worked with Radio Pakistan, The Frontier, NNI, PTV, Reuters TV, Dawn TV. Profile details on https://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=21318987&trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile email for feedback apnaapnagareban@gmail.com at the end of the profile as also icons links to my twitter and FB accounts as follows: https://twitter.com/Matiullahjan919 https://www.facebook.com/APNAAPNAGAREBAN?ref=hl