The President has today appointed a new member to the Maldives Broadcasting Commission. The new appointee, Ms. Aminath Ameena, was presented with her letter of appointment by President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, at a special ceremony held this morning at the President’s Office.

Ms. Ameena’s professional and academic backgrounds pertain to the field of journalism. She completed her masters in journalism and media communications from the Maldives Islamic University (IUM), and had previously completed an undergraduate degree in journalism from the Maldives National University (MNU).

Prior to her appointment Ms. Ameena worked as the Senior Editor at VMedia. Additionally, she has completed several trainings in journalism, and is the recipient of two awards from the Maldives Media Council (MMC) celebrating excellence in journalism.