LAHORE – Hameed Nizami Press Institute of Pakistan Director Absar Abdul Ali congratulated TheNation Editor-in-Chief Majid Nizami on receiving an honorary doctorate degree from the Punjab University.

Ali called Nizami a media scientist who never compromised on the ideology of Pakistan. “Nizami has become first journalist receiving honorary degree,” said Ali, adding the veteran journalist served the nation and the profession in a manner as no one could ever do that.

Nizami wore a crown of ideological and responsible journalism, he maintained. By following TheNation Editor-in-Chief who rendered 70 years of his life for the cause of freedom of speech, he said, the world of journalism could rightly regain its true status.