Zahra Warsame Biography
Zahra Warsame is a British media personality serving as a broadcast and digital journalist for Channel 4 News. She was also the first recipient of the Aziz Foundation’s Journalism scholarship at City in 2018. Previously, she worked as a multimedia journalist for Al Jazeera English based in London.
Zahra Warsame Age
Warsame is 30 years old. She was born in Somalia and raised in a diverse community in Slough. However, her birthday is unknown.
Zahra Warsame Height
She is 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Zahra Warsame Nationality
She is British by nationality.
Zahra Warsame Education
Warsame was the first recipient of the Aziz Foundation’s Journalism scholarship at City in 2018.
Zahra Warsame Family
Warsame was born in Somalia and raised in a diverse community in Slough. However, there is no information about her family, parents, and siblings. It is also not clear whether she has siblings or not.
Zahra Warsame Husband
Despite being a media personality Zahra has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight. Therefore, she hasn’t revealed whether she is married, single, or in a relationship.
She hasn’t also disclosed whether she has kids or not.
Zahra Warsame Channel 4 News
Warsame is a broadcast and digital journalist for Channel 4 News, covering a range of national and international stories. She is driven by a desire to tell the stories of regular people challenged by the system – and those fighting back. Born in Somalia and raised in a diverse community in Slough, she has built and cultivated a wide range of community contacts, empowering them to share the challenges they are facing. Pitching her own features to Channel 4 News, she uses her skills as an editor, producer, and reporter to bring their stories to life.
Her special reports include a look at the case of Richard Black, part of the Windrush generation, who has only just won the right to return to the UK after a 40-year battle; a series of pieces on the murders of sisters Bibaa Henry and Nicole Smallman in Fryent Country Park in Brent; and her investigation, with correspondent Symeon Brown, into potentially unsafe convictions based on CCTV used in evidence.
She was also part of the Bafta-nominated team marking the channel’s Black to Front day, with a special bulletin in which she covered tennis player Emma Raducanu’s historic win in the US Open.
Warsame is currently using her position as a producer in the US to shine a light on gun violence.
Channel 4 News head of home news Becky Emmett says Warsame’s “thoughtful” journalism has helped the programme “reflect the thoughts and issues of minority groups so often forgotten by the mainstream”. She adds: “Warsame is a tenacious journalist and a genuine role model.”
Zahra Warsame Salary
She receives an annual salary ranging from $20,000 – $100,000.
Zahra Warsame Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million – $5 million.
Zahra Warsame Instagram
She does not have an Instagram account.
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