Facts of Yalda Hakim

Date of Birth : 1983-06-26
Age : 35 years old
Family Name : Yalda Hakim
Birth Place : Kabul, Afghanistan
Birth Sign : Cancer
Nationality : Australian
Ethnicity : South Asian
Net Worth : £300 thousand
Hair Color : Black
Eye Color : Brown

Short Statistics of Yalda Hakim

Is Yalda Hakim married? Married
How many children does Yalda Hakim have? 0 Childrens
Who is Yalda Hakim spouse/partner? Abed Rashid
Is Yalda Hakim Dating Someone? Abed Rashid
Is Yalda Hakim LGBTQ?

Who is Yalda Hakim?

Yalda Hakim is an Australian broadcast journalist and presenter who is famous for her work as a news presenter at BBC World News. She can be seen reporting documentaries in the TV Shows of BBC News Channel and BBC Two’s Newsnight. Yalda has also interviewed the president of her country Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai in 2013.

Yalda Hakim: Birthday, Family, Facts

Yalda was born in Kabul, Afghanistan on 26th June 1983. Currently, she resides in London, the UK but she is of Australian nationality. She completed her Bachelor’s Degree from Macquarie University in Media and a degree in journalism from Monash University in 2007. Yalda is fluent in six languages including English, Pashto, Urdu, Hindi, Dari, and Persian.

Early Profession and Career

Yalda had an enjoyable childhood; she was just three years old when she moved to Australia with the help of some smugglers from Pakistan during the Soviet-Afghan war. After settling in Australia, she attended Macquarie University to study BA in Media. After completing her graduation, she started working in SBS World News Australia and had to go to Afghanistan to report the status from there.

In 2009, Yalda received United Nations Media Peace Prize Award for her brilliant news coverage. She announced that she joined BBC in 2012 after she got approached by BBC in Brisbane. Yalda first appeared in BBC World News followed by BBC News Channel in 2013. Occasionally, she appeared on the TV Show Impact and later become the presenter of the show in late 2014.

Yalda Hakim: Net Worth and Salary

Yalda Hakim’s salary and income have not been disclosed publicly. Hakim’s net worth is around £300 thousand as of 2018.

Yalda Hakim: Married, Husband, Children

Yalda is a married woman and lives happily with her husband, Abed Rashid. Abed worked in the Royal Australian Air Force for eight long years, and he is also an avionics engineer. The couple had a long-distance relationship as they both resided in different countries because of their work.

On 15th September 2018, Yalda spent a beautiful time with her family as she went on a holiday along with her husband and family and posted her happiness on Instagram.

Height, Weight, Body Measurements

As per her Instagram profile, Yalda seems to be in the best possible figure at this age. Her body measurements are currently not available.

Social Media Profiles

Yalda likes to update about her personal life in Social Media on Instagram and Twitter. She has 14.3k followers on Instagram and 49k followers on Twitter as of 2018.