KARACHI – Senior entertainment journalist and first video jockey (VJ) of Pakistan lost a long battle against cancer and passed away after being in the media industry for 20 years.
Nadia Faisal , also known as Nieni, departed this world on August 27 in a private hospital in Karachi. She was laid to rest on Wednesday at the Mubarak Masjid near Seaview at Zuhr prayers. Her Soyem will be held between Asr and Maghrib on Thursday at House 1E, 7th East Street, Phase 1, D.H.A. Karachi.
Her husband, Faisal Rafi, broke the news on Twitter breaking many hearts, “Dear friends and colleagues, my wife who most of you knew as Nieni passed away today after a long struggle with cancer, will share funeral details soon, please remember her in your thoughts and prayers.”