Former National Public TV journalists call for sacking Alasania for 'censorship,' destroying regional broadcasters and corruption
KYIV. July 6 (Interfax-Ukraine) - Former journalists of the The National Public Broadcasting Company of Ukraine (PBC) have urged the State Television and Radio Broadcasting to sack PBC board chairman Zurab Alasania.
"We, the representatives of the journalistic community, demand ending the contract with Alasania, who introduced censorship, disrupted the regional TV and radio companies and involved himself in corrupt scandals," ex-First Deputy Director of Ukrainian Radio Roman Tchaikovsky said at the Kyiv-based Interfax-Ukraine news agency on Thursday.
Tchaikovsky and other journalists, including Valentyn Shcherbachev and Nina Sobkovych, said gave numerous examples of incompetence and mismanagement of PBC during the press conference.