Reham Khan lashed back at daily news for raising an issue over her education. She clarified that she hasn’t studied at North Lindsey College and a course in Broadcast Journalism isn’t offered at the College. Reham Khan also tweeted that such news were the reason she avoided reading daily mail or watching local news channels.
The Dailymail stated that the college from which Reham Khan claims to have studied does not provide the course in Broadcast journalism. Moreover, the college has not enrolled any student by the name of Reham Khan. The Dailymail questioned the representative of the college who told them that no one by the name or date of birth has been enrolled in the college and the subject of Broadcast journalism has never been offered in the college. Reham Khan has been employed at BBC as a broadcast journalist for a few years. The Dailymail reported that Reham Khan could not be contacted for comments.
Many of the news websites claim that Reham Khan changed her College name in the official website after the news was made public. The before and after pictures of her website are given below but it cannot be confirmed whether they are original or fake.
Reham Khan gave out a statement for the media in which she has clarified that she has never stated that she has a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Reham khan said that she has done her diploma in Broadcast Media from Grimsby Institute Media Center. She also stated that there should be no need for clarification and she is putting the subject to rest. She did her Bachelor’s degree from Jinnah College for women, Peshawar. After which she undertook the diploma.
Reham Khan also claimed that this act of Dailymail was a distraction technique. The media is using the issue of her education to distract the masses from the real issues at hand. The country is waiting for the UK authorities’ response for another high profile case. So, the timing of the issue is very suspicious. She also suggested that the media should focus on real matters at hand and should not get diverted by such trivial news which does not even have any authenticity.