Aftab Iqbal is a Pakistani journalist and former host of the Geo News program Khabarnaak. He has also hosted Hasbal before. He is the son of Urdu poet Zafar Iqbal. You belong to Okara and you belong to the Aryan family. He resigned from the program on April 19, 2014 after the Geo News controversy. Nowadays a program on Express News is warning
After being associated with Express, he became the owner of his own news channel from January 2019. From there, Khabarzar programs, you are broadcast on the news channel.
Aftab Iqbal served as Media Advisor to the Chief Minister of Punjab from 1994-1995. He is a columnist for many popular newspapers such as Newsweek, The News and Nawa-e-Waqt.
Anchor person Aftab Iqbal said goodbye to New News.
According to journalist Arshad Chaudhry, Aftab Iqbal has left ‘New’ and rejoined Express News. Now they will do comedy programs on their old TV channel.
It may be recalled that Aftab Iqbal had started a comedy program from Dunya News, after which he went to Geo News where he continued to report for a long time. Later he joined Express News after which he also did some programs for 92 News but he soon returned to Express News.
Aftab Iqbal started his own TV channel in 2018 under the name ‘Aap News’ which had to be shut down soon. After the closure of his personal channel, Aftab Iqbal had signed a contract with New News but now he will once again program on Express News.
Aftab Iqbal is the anchor of Pakistani media. He is the son of famous poet Zafar Iqbal. He is a graduate of a university in the US state of California.
Aftab Iqbal gained fame in Pakistani media by hosting Dunya News program “Hasbaal”.
He is known for his quarrelsome and arrogant temperament, so he was removed from TV at the height of the program because of his temperament.
Then he continued to do a program called “Khabarnaak” in Geo Channel for some time, but he had to wash his hands of this program due to fighting with fellow actors.
In 2018, a new channel called “Aap News” was launched with Aftab Iqbal as its CEO. He misused his powers to give his brother Junaid a key position in the channel. His niece and nephew who had nothing to do with journalism were also kept in the channel on huge salaries. Due to mismanagement and corruption, the channel was bought by Malik Riaz in 2020 and Aftab Iqbal got a job on the same channel for Rs 20 million. The channel had to be shut down after a fight between Iqbal and Malik Riaz’s daughter. Due to Aftab Iqbal’s stubbornness, corruption and nepotism, 650 employees of “Aap News” lost their jobs overnight.
Aftab Iqbal started a legacy show called “Khabardar” on Express TV channel. The content of this ridiculous program is so tiring that it starts from a pind and goes to California except for the cheap worlds. Nothing happens in the program.
In the same Express TV program “Khabardar”, Aftab Iqbal has made a very wrong comment about the Companions participating in the battle of Uhud, Rizwanullah Alayhim Ajmeen. When he leaves, the rest of the people start searching for the fallen man’s mobile phone. On this occasion, Aftab Iqbal says, “The sign of moral decay is that his phone has fallen and all his belongings.