Posts Tagged ‘ Conflict of Interest ’

Business interests, Super patriotism and ‘Journalism’: Ikram Sehgal’s Unique Column-writing

Apr 21st, 2013 | By | Category: Blogs

Major (retd) Ikram Sehgal is not an ordinary columnist. He is the owner of Pathfinder G4S, a company that employs 15,000 people, most of whom are retired military personnel. He recently bought out the shares of global giant G4S in Wackenhut’s Pakistan operation for a sum he failed to disclose in his Press Release to […]

What Ikram Sehgal Forgot To Mention About His Purchase of G4S

Nov 9th, 2012 | By | Category: Express Tribune

The Express Tribune reported earlier this week that foreign security firm G4S’s stake in Pakistan operations was recently purchased by its local partner, Ikram Sehgal. We have noted before that Mr Sehgal has a small problem with disclosing relevant facts and conflicts of interest related to his business ventures when talking to media, and unfortunately […]

Ikram Sehgal’s Analysis Needs Better Disclosure

May 3rd, 2012 | By | Category: Jang, The News

This time last year, Ikram Sehgal wrote a piece for The News suggesting that the Supreme Court should give up trying to enforce the rule of law and consider that military intervention in government may be necessary. Today, The News published another piece by Mr Sehgal calling on the Chief Justice to consider trying another […]

Who is the real Shaheen Sehbai?

Dec 3rd, 2009 | By | Category: Uncategorized

Shaheen Sehbai has certainly changed his tune in over the years. Once a prominent journalist with a bright future, Sehbai has fallen prey to the  allure of fame garnered by letting his own opinions color his reporting. Rather than report facts, he instead engages in yellow journalism of the worst sort. Is this a result […]

American Contractor Praises Clinton: A Conflict of Interest?

Nov 10th, 2009 | By | Category: The News

In two recent pieces published in The News ‘Just Say No’ and ‘The Ultimate Defining Moment’, former army officer turned security consultant turned defense analyst Ikram Sehgal, praised Hilary Clinton’s recent visit to Pakistan. Since PMW believes in fighting for “A Free, Fair and Factually Correct Pakistani Media” we believe Mr. Sehgal should be upfront […]