Ana appointed to Maldives Broadcasting Commission

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih (R) appoints Aminath Ameena (Ana) as a member of Maldives Broadcasting Commission on June 14, 2020. (Photo/President's Office)

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, on Sunday, appointed Aminath Ameena (Ana) as a member of Maldives Broadcasting Commission (BroadCom).

The Parliament approved Ana for the vacancy at BroadCom with the vote of 63 parliamentarians last week.

She was presented with her letter of appointment by President Solih in a ceremony held at the President’s Office on Sunday morning.

Ana’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 Ana worked as the Senior Editor at VMedia.

Ana has completed several trainings in journalism, and is the recipient of two awards from the Maldives Media Council (MMC) celebrating excellence in journalism.

BroadCom, with Ana’s appointment, now has six members.


  • Mariyam Waheeda, President
  • Ahmed Gais, Vice President
  • Ali Yoosuf
  • Ahmed Amjad
  • Zeena Zahir
  • Aminath Saharath Izzath

Zeena faces an impeachment motion initiated against her by the Parliament’s Independent Institutions Committee.