Who is Yalda Hakim? Biography, Wiki, Age, Net Worth
Yalda Hakim is an Australian journalist, presenter, and documentary maker. Hakim mostly presents on BBC World News, although her documentaries and reports can also be viewed on the BBC News Channel and on BBC Two’s Newsnight. Yalda joined BBC World News in December 2012 as a presenter and correspondent, she made her on-screen debut in March 2013. In October 2013, she interviewed Hamid Karzai, the President of Afghanistan, for Newsnight. From March 2014, Hakim has made numerous appearances as the presenter on Impact, eventually becoming the program’s main presenter later that year.
Prior to joining BBC World News, Yalda was the presenter of SBS Dateline in Australia. While working as a reporter for SBS’s Dateline show , Hakim delivered stories from the Middle East, the United States, Africa and Europe.
Hakim’s report “Anatomy of a Massacre” traced the steps of the rogue soldier to help shed new light on the events of that night. It made headlines around the world, particularly in the United States, with extensive coverage across the major news networks.
Yalda was born in Kabul, the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan, she attended Macarthur Girls High School in Parramatta, Sydney, where she played the violin and became a sports captain. She also attended Parramatta West Public School. She graduated from Macquarie University, with a Bachelor of Arts, in 2004. In 2005, Hakim earned a Diploma in Journalism at Macleay College, Sydney, and graduated with a journalism degree via distance education from Monash University in 2007, she also holds a cadetship at the Special Broadcasting Service.
Yalda Hakim Age
She was born on June 25, 1983, in Kabul, Democratic Republic of Afghanistan.
Yalda Hakim Husband
She is married to her husband Abed Rashid. Her husband is an avionics engineer, he served for eight years in Royal Australian Air Force.
Yalda Hakim Family
Hakim was born in Kabul, Democratic Republic of Afghanistan to Afghanistan parents. She moved to Australia in the late 1980s after her father fled Kabul with his family when Russia invaded.
Yalda Hakim Salary
She earns an estimated annual salary of $100 thousand.
Yalda Hakim Net Worth
Yalda Hakim’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million.