Ben Hunte Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Boyfriend, Vice World New, Salary

Ben Hunte

Ben Hunte Biography

Ben Hunte is a media personality serving as a senior reporter for Vice World News. Previously, he was BBC’s West Africa correspondent. He was also BBC’s LGBT correspondent.

Ben Hunte Age

He is 29 years old. He was born on October 18, 1991 in Walthamstow, United Kingdom.

Ben Hunte Height

He is tall in stature however his height is undisclosed.

Ben Hunte Nationality

Hunte is British by nationality.

Ben Hunte Education

Hunte attended Davenant Foundation School. He also studied at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus on a full scholarship, graduating in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience. During his time there, he became president of the Students’ Association and was co-founding editor of the magazine Ignite. He later graduated with a Master of Arts in Broadcast Journalism from City, University of London. He received an Alumni Laureate Award from the former and an XCity Award nomination from the latter.

Ben Hunte Parents

He was born in Walthamstow to Caribbean parents. On April 4, 2019 he tweeted, “My supportive parents! They’re really celebrating me being on the cover of @AttitudeMag. My Mum & Dad are my heroes and I’m SO lucky to have them.” However he hasn’t revealed their names.

Ben Hunte Boyfriend

Hunte is in a relationship with his partner Tom who is a footballer. On November 15, 2020 the duo celebrated three years together.

“3 years together! ? This relationship has changed my life, especially this year… I’m learning so much and I’m proud of what we’re building together. Thank you Tom.”


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Ben Hunte Vice News

Hunte was an intern at BBC before being formally hired. He began as a news anchor for BBC Africa and hosted What’s New?, the network’s first programme and digital service for children. In 2019, he became the BBC’s first official LGBT correspondent, reporting for all BBC and BBC News platforms. He took on the role of the network’s West Africa correspondent in March 2021, reporting on location in places such as Dakar, Senegal.

After working with the BBC for two years, Hunte announced his departure in September 2021 to join Vice News as a senior reporter. At Vice News he will have a focus on global LGBTQ experiences and issues, race, human rights and the African continent.

Ben Hunte Salary and Net Worth

His salary and net worth is under review.

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