Leah Uko Biography
Leah Uko is a media personality serving as a general assignment reporter for NBC10 where she anchors weekday and Sunday evenings News. She joined the station in March 2022. Previously, she was a Good Morning anchor on Charleston at WCIV.
Leah Uko Age
She was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. She usually celebrates her birthday on July 26 every year. However, she has not disclosed the year she was born.
Leah Uko Height
Uko is tall in stature but her height is undisclosed.
Leah Uko Nationality
She is American by Nationality.
Leah Uko Education
Uko earned a bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies and a minor in Journalism from the University of California, Riverside. She is a proud member of Sigma Gamma Rho, Sorority, Inc., and the National Association of Black Journalists.
She also interned at KTLA, KNBC, TODAY show, and KABC, in the greater Los Angels area while doing her degree.
Leah Uko Family
She has not disclosed information concerning her parents’ and siblings’ identities.
Leah Uko Husband
Despite being a media personality, she has managed to keep her personal life secretive. Therefore, she has not revealed any information concerning her marital status.
Leah Uko Kids
There is no information concerning whether she has kids or not.
Leah Uko NBC10
Leah is a general assignment reporter for NBC10. She joined the station in March 2022. She reports weekday and Sunday evenings on NBC10.
She is most passionate about normalizing diverse coverage. She enjoys putting stories on the air that is, in certain communities, common in real life but rarely broadcasted to everyone.
“I believe showcasing taboos and topics mistakenly deemed uncommon bridges gaps between people from different walks of life,” she said. “It enlightens and inspires us and sometimes can awaken interests we were not aware we had.”
Leah comes to NBC10 from Charleston, South Carolina, where she was a morning anchor at WCIV-TV. Prior to that, she was a general assignment reporter and weathercaster at KTTV in Los Angeles. She has also covered news at WLTZ in Columbus, Georgia; KARK in Little Rock, Arkansas; KPTM in Omaha, Nebraska, and KAGS in Bryan/College Station, Texas.
Among her most notable stories covered was her Emmy-nominated coverage of the life, then the death of rapper Nipsey Hussle. The feature piece told viewers about his life that involved gangs, later rapping, and eventually philanthropy and entrepreneurship.
In her free time, she enjoys resting, weightlifting, watching movies, and exploring neighborhoods in the Philadelphia area. She is a competitive figure bodybuilder with the National Physique Committee (NPC). Leah is a devoted wife and lover of plants.
Leah Uko Salary
Her average annual salary is $61, 560.
Leah Uko Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth that ranges from $1 million to $ 5 million.
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