Who is Zain Asher?
Zain Asher is a British born Nigerian journalist that works with CNN and she is known to anchor the weekend edition of Newsroom. She is a veteran journalist and has been broadcasting for a long time but she previously worked as a writer.
We would be writing about Zain Asher’s Wikipedia, husband, mom, real name, family, and net worth but let’s quickly take a look at her profile below.
|Name||Zain Ejiofor Asher|
|Date of birth||August 27, 1983|
Zain Asher Wikipedia
Zain Asher was born on August 27, 1983, in Balham, London, UK to Arinze and Obiajulu Ejiofor. Her zodiac sign is Virgo and her family is from Enugu state. Her mom was a pharmacist while her dad was a doctor who died in a road accident in Nigeria when Zain was just five.
Zain’s high school is unknown, but upon graduation, she attended Oxford University, where she graduated with a degree in French and Spanish. She furthered her education by proceeding to Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and in 2001, she was named an honorary fellow of Keble College, Oxford University.
Zain Asher Siblings, Family
Zain has an elder brother named Chiwetel Ejiofor and he was the only survivor of the accident that killed his dad. Chiwetel is an award-winning actor who has featured in movies like Endgame, The Remake of the Lion King where he played the role of Scar.
In addition to Chiwetel Ejiofor, She has a younger sister named Kandibe Ejiofor who is a medical doctor by profession, and another brother whose identity is unknown. Zain and her family were present in Enugu state for her sister’s traditional marriage.
Zain Asher CNN
Zain started her career as a receptionist at a Production Company before joining News 12 Networks where she worked as a TV Reporter from August 2010 to July 2012. Zain wrote for Money Magazine from January 2012 to January 2013 before she proceeded to join CNN as a National Correspondent in February 2013.
After working as a correspondent for a while, she became the host of Evening Times on CNN International. While she was a correspondent, she covered a lot of top news like the 2014 kidnapping of school girls by Bokoharam in Borno state, Nigeria.
Zain Asher Husband
Zain is happily married to fellow reporter Steve Peoples. They got married after dating for a while and her brothers and sister were present during the wedding. The couple has two boys and she regularly uploads photos of them together.
Zain Asher Net worth
Zain estimated net worth is $ 2 million according to reports online and her salary is estimated to be between $ 24,292 and $ 72,507 as a journalist on CNN.