Nai supporting open media in Afghanistan welcomes the decision of the current Minister of Information and culture Abdul Bari Jahani for cancelation of media reviewing violence committee which was used to be supported by the previous Minister of Information and culture Rahin.
National Unity Government (NUG) is 7 months old by now, and the reformation of the Election system has been one of the priorities,only the Government could release a decree over establishing of the special Electoral reformation committee some months ago.
Afghanistan Photo Journalist Najibullah Musafir who is one of the professional photo journalist in Afghanistan has been jailed since 22.02,2015 in Kabul at Pul-i-Charikhi prison.
Raiding any Institutions specially on Open media is counted crime according to Afghanistan Constitution
A group of local gangs have stormed in to a private Tv station called NAB in Herat Province early Monday evening trying to destroying the belongings of the Tv station.
Nai Supporting Open Society in Afghanistan has demanded that if the perpetrators of the violence cases against correspondents don’t be executed, freedom of speech will be jeopardized.
Officials in Nai main office have accused Afghan security officials for breaking laws hundred times.
A number of media managers have come together and demanded insistently the president to avoid approving the Mass Media Law at Nai main office on Wednesday.
According the 43th article of Mass media law the authority for reviewing cases of media violence has been given to the mass media committee in case of any complains to any Official departments including attorney office the cases will be reviewed by the Mass media committee not Afghanistan court sections.
Lower house of the parliament have adjusted the Mass media law by two third present members at the house that Minister of the culture and information will be the head of the following committee on Wednesday.
Mohammad Aqil Waqar one of the former journalist for Radia Ispinghar and also correspondent on legal and social affairs has been shot dead by unknown gunmen on Friday Evening in Nangarhar province. he had attended one of his friends wedding party at Batikot district when the gunmen entered the house and started directly shooting at…
Percentage of violence against Afghan correspondents in the years of 2013 and 2014: