In 2011, Amna joined the National Newspaper as a full-time journalist soon after graduating from the American University of Sharjah in 2010. She worked at the News Desk and was the only full-time Emirati Journalist at the time. She was tasked with bringing forth unique Emirati stories, covering the first Federal National Council Elections, and a variety of taboo topics. During her time there, she had 3 front page byline and the very first exclusive interview with HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Hasher, an Olympic shooter and the only Emirati holding an Olympic Gold Medal. Amna resigned after one year to pursue her sports career. Read More.