The founder of The Frontier Post and a senior journalist Rehmat Shah Afridi, passed away.

The founder of The Frontier Post and a senior journalist Rehmat Shah Afridi, passed away.

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December 11, 2023

Peshawar: Rehmat Shah Afridi, the founder of The Frontier Post and a senior journalist, has passed away at the age of 74, as confirmed by his son Bilal Afridi. He is survived by four sons: Mahmood Ullah Afridi, Jalil Afridi, Bilal Afridi, and Ahmad Shah Afridi.

Rehmat Shah Afridi, a true pioneer of English journalism in the frontier part of Pakistan, is remembered as a visionary and mentor who played a significant role in shaping the media landscape in the region. As the founder Editor-in-Chief of The Frontier Post, he created not just a newspaper but also a university of journalism, imparting knowledge, honing skills, and instilling a commitment to truth and integrity in every journalist who passed through its doors.

His mentorship was a guiding light for many journalists, inspiring them to uphold the principles he cherished. Beyond professional achievements, Afridi was known for his dedication to truth and fearless pursuit of justice. His courage, resilience, and commitment to journalistic ideals will be remembered as a benchmark for generations to come.

As we mourn his loss, let us celebrate the rich legacy he leaves behind. The Frontier Post, under his leadership, remains a testament to his vision and commitment to excellence. His passing is not only a loss for the journalistic community but for the entire region that benefited from his tireless efforts to bring forth the truth. In honoring Rehmat Shah Afridi’s memory, let us continue to uphold the principles of integrity, truth, and fearlessness in our pursuit of knowledge and justice. May his soul rest in peace, and may his legacy inspire others to follow in his footsteps.

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