According to Chairman Election Committee Sami Ibrahim nomination papers of candidates would be received on Friday, March 16, 2018 at PFUJ
The Speaker and Deputy Speaker expressed hope that newly elected representatives of PFUJ
Dastoor will utilize their capabilities to resolve the problems faced by the journalist community and freedom of press.
Journalists hailing from Balochistan asked the IFJ and PFUJ
leaderships to take steps for ending the influence of banned groups.
also informed the court that the record of last talks on phone of Saleem Shahzad has been erased, and noted that this could be done by a powerful agency only.
Due to blockage of bank account of PFUJ
, the workshops for the training and security of journalists could not be held properly.
vice President has called upon Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai, Interior Minister Mohammad Omar Daudzai, Governor Nangarhar and other high ranking Afghan officials to order early release of Faiz Ullah.
While the PFUJ
says Rind's family believes his killing is directly related to his work as a journalist, the group called for a swift police investigation to accurately determine the motive behind the killing and to bring the perpetrators to justice.
They were confident that during the tenure of the present leadership of PFUJ
Dastoor the relations between the Government and Press will become more cordial.
The press release further stated that the PFUJ
believes that no Joint Investigation Team (JIT) has the power to recommend any action against any newspaper.
Today, not many people knows who is the President of South Africa, but everyone knows who is Mandela," PFUJ
The statement said that PFUJ
has always stood for the Press Freedom and will not allow anyone to step upon the freedom given by the constitution.
The demand was raised during a meeting of PFUJ
and NPC delegation with PEMRA Chairman Absar Alam.