Saleh al-Shehhi is a well-known journalist in the kingdom. He often had many controversial positions. The truth is that he is one of the distinguished journalists, and this is very clear in his writings and media discussions, especially as he does not insult anyone and his courage has made him a great place in the world of media. He is a highly credible person in the Kingdom, and he has many readers and readers who are following him and waiting for his articles always. This is an overview of the life of this distinguished journalist Saleh Al-Shehhi.
About the life of journalist Saleh Al Shehhi
He is a journalist who was born in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, specifically in the city of Rafha. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Arabic. He began his career as a journalist at the secondary level. He worked as an editor in Okaz newspaper and then in Al-Madina newspaper. He is always famous for his criticism of the underprivileged officials.
1 – Saleh Al-Shehhi works in Al-Watan Saudi newspaper, and has a daily article on the last page of the magazine, and this article cares about the concerns of citizens always.
2 – The author of a weekly article in the Qatari newspaper Al Arab.
3 – Editor in chief of the magazine issued by the Saudi Cultural Attaché in Britain and called the cultural magazine.
4 – worked as a journalist in Al Watan newspaper.
5 – He carried out many seminars, discussions and dialogues, in which he discussed the concerns of his country.
6 – worked as a journalist in the Journal of Communications and Rotana Magazine.
7 – Appointed in the Saudi Cultural Attaché in Britain as Director of Media Affairs.
8 – Founding member of the Northern Frontier Club.
9 – The owner of a radio program called Saudi Arabia today.
10 – Worked in the Saudi Cultural Attaché in Morocco as Director of Media Affairs.
11 – Work for one year in Al Watan newspaper and is in the preparation and until the publication of the newspaper.
12 – Worked as a journalist in the newspaper Hayat Al Nas from 1423 AH, and also writes in the Journal of Economics from 1424 AH until this time.
His strong views
Always this strong journalist has strong opinions and who forgets his position in expressing his opinion about the closing of the commercial markets at 9 pm It was frank to say that he was in favor of the decision even if this was against the whims of many, especially the stakeholders and businessmen, It is clear where he said: I will assume that a question came to me about what you should support the decision to close the markets at nine o’clock in the evening ?! I will say very simply: because I defend the rights of employees and workers in these markets, these are human beings like us who have community, family, children, relationships, relationships and hobbies.
He also added journalist Saleh al-Shehhi that when one of them starts work midday and does not return to his home until after midnight, what time remained for him to invest in those links! , As he had many positions with the issues of the Kingdom and had a clear and clear in many things clearly and frankly
Criticism of him
Saleh al-Shehhi was suspended from writing twice every time he was for a full month, and the first time criticized by the Minister of Petroleum Ali al-Naimi, and the second time criticized by the Minister of Transport Jabara bin Eid al-Sraisri, where Saleh exceeded the limits of cash and limits allowed, Where he wrote an article criticizing the minister and stamping it with the phrase “we were pleased with the new minister, but now that the country to extend his feet” which is an insult to the minister, and after that about the Shehi investigation and was stopped writing for a month.