Zain Asher CNN, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Husband, Salary and Net Worth

Zain Asher Biography, Wiki

Zain Asher is a British Nigerian news anchor. Currently, she is serving at CNN International which is located in New York City. As of now, Zain anchors the weekend edition of CNN Newsroom, and can regularly be seen filling in on the network’s premier business programs, Quest Means Business, The Express, and First Move with Julia Chatterley.

Before, she worked as a CNN business correspondent doing the stock market from the New York Stock Exchange, in the United States, Federal Reserve monetary policy, and high-profile IPOs.

Zain Asher Age

She was born on August 27, 1983, in Balham, London Borough of Wandsworth, England. Zain is 37 years old.

Zain Asher Height

She is a woman of average stature. Zain stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in (Approx 1.72 m).

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Zain Asher parents | Siblings

She was born to Nigeran parents. Her dad named Arinze Ejiofor who is a doctor and her mum Obiajulu Ejiofor who is a pharmacist. Additionally, She has two siblings. An elder brother named Chiwetel Ejiofor is currently an actor. A sister Kandibe Ejiofor who is a Medical doctor. Later on, her dad died in a road accident in the year 1988 in Nigeria while her brother survived with serious injuries.

Zain Asher Husband | Baby

She is happily married to her husband named Steve Peoples. Zain once shared her wedding oath with Steve Peoples. Her husband is a political reporter serving for several years for The Associated Press. The couple shared their vows in a private ceremony in New York on the 30th of September in the year 2017.

In the year 2018, Zain Asher and husband Steve Peoples welcomed their first baby together. Zain revealed about her pregnancy a couple of months ago after the baby bump started noticeably. Even though Zain does not talk about her son’s birthday, she did post a picture of the whole family on a beach.

Zain Asher Education

After completing her primary and high school education Zain attended, the University of Oxford in the year 2001. Later on, she graduated from the same campus with a BA in both French and Spanish by the year 2005. During the same year, Zain joined the Colombia Campus a school of journalism, and further, graduated with a Master of Science in broadcast journalism in the year 2006.

Zain Asher Cnn

She hosts Market place Africa, CNNI’s weekly business show about the continent and its place within global markets, and often interviews CEOs and world leaders for the program. Zain anchored CNN’s special coverage around the MyFreedomDay, a global call to action that brought awareness of modern-day slavery all over the world, as well as the deaths of Fidel Castro, boxing legend Muhammad Ali and singer George Michael.

In addition to major anchoring of breaking news stories for CNN, Zain has reported from the field on high-profile stories like the 2014 kidnapping of hundreds of schoolgirls by Boko Haram militants in Nigeria, and the 2013 terrorist attack at the Boston Marathon.

In 2013, Zain came to CNN from Money magazine where she covered careers and investing. Prior to MONEY, Asher was a general assignment reporter for News 12 in the greater New York area. She is fluent in French, Spanish, and Ibo. Zain anchors CNN Newsroom on CNN International and previously, Zain co-anchored CNN Newsroom on CNN America. She has also served as a business correspondent in New York City. Moreover, despite financial reporting for CNN, she also had a monthly column in Money Magazine.

Zain’s colleagues at CNN include:

Jake Tapper – Chief Washington correspondent

Becky Anderson – anchor

Stephen Collinson – White House correspondent

Maeve Reston – national political reporter

Sanjay Gupta – chief medical correspondent

Ana Cabrera – anchor

Joan Biskupic– Anchor

Zain Asher Salary

She is a Cnn correspondent. However, Zain earns a decent salary as a Cnn news anchor and reporter. Zain’s average salary is $91,213 per year.

Zain Asher Net Worth

She is a CNN News anchor and reporter. Therefore, there is no doubt Zain has accumulated a decent fortune over the years. Zain’s estimated net worth is $777,109.

How Old Is Zain Asher

She is a 37-year-old British Nigerian who was She was born on August 27, 1983, in Balham, London Borough of Wandsworth, England.

Who Is Zain Asher

She is a British Nigerian news anchor. Currently, she is serving at CNN International which is located in New York City. As of now, Zain anchors the weekend edition of CNN Newsroom.

Is Zain Asher Married

She is happily married to her husband named Steve Peoples. Zain once shared her wedding oath with Steve Peoples. Her husband is a political reporter serving for several years for The Associated Press.

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