Inflated ego mistaken for professional compromise? Sana Bucha quits again


Public News Television’s Anchor Sana Bucha has resigned saying she would never compromise on her editorial position; she was hosting a Primetime show naming ‘Sana Bucha Live’ on a newly launched news network, Public News.

She was sharing this news via Tweet:

“Another one bites the dust. I have resigned from Public News. Reasons I’m sure are apparent. There is no compromise I’m ever going to make on my editorial position. Never have. Never will. Thank u to everyone who participated in my show as a guest. Grateful,” she tweeted this on Wednesday.

She hosted a talk show ‘Sana Bucha Live’ on Public News.

Sana Bucha is a Pakistani journalist, war correspondent, news anchor, and actress. Sana Bucha started her career from production and became the producer on Geo News for the first English language bulletin. Apart from this English language bulletin, she also did several talk shows. She discussed current affairs, Pakistani politics and relations with foreign countries in her shows.

Sana Bucha was born in Multan,Punjab Pakistan. Her father was an airline Captain for Pakistan International Airlines. Bucha has two sisters, Nimra Bucha and Bisma Bucha.

She studied at the Convent of Jesus and Mary and completed her A Levels at The Lyceum School in Karachi.

Bucha started off as a production development associate and became the producer for the first English Language Bulletin on GEO News. Other than producing it, Bucha frequently hosted the show. After the English bulletin, Bucha hosted and produced the channel’s first ever English Show News Day. She hosted and served as the executive director for the current affairs program Crisis Cell before switching over to the new program Laikin. Bucha covers topics such as Pakistani politics and foreign relations, South Asia and Middle East affairs and American involvement in the region.

In June 2012, Sana Bucha resigned from GEO News, allegedly over the hiring of Aamir Liaquat Hussain, who was also appointed as GEO’s vice-president; but later rejoined.

In November 2012, Bucha resigned from Geo again, allegedly over Aamir Liaquat hosting a show about child activist Malala Yousafzai, and joined Dunya News.


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