Saudi Arabia’s first female editor of national newspaper appointed
Somayya Jabarti, the new editor-in-chief of the Saudi Gazette
Somayya Jabarti takes over at helm of Jeddah-based English daily Saudi Gazette following departure of Khaled Almaeena
A woman in Saudi Arabia has been appointed editor-in-chief of a national newspaper, the first female journalist to be promoted to such a public position in a country with an appalling record on women’s rights.
By the Guardian