Quick Facts Of Sade Baderinwa
Celebrated Name Sade Baderinwa Age 50 Years Nick Name Sade Baderinwa Birth Name Sade Baderinwa Birth Date 1969-04-14 Gender Female Profession TV Anchor Nationality American Height 5 ft 5 in College / University University of Maryland College Park Net Worth $5 Million Salary $1 Million Place Of Birth Baltimore, Maryland Birth Nation United States of America Ethnicity Mixed
An Emmy Award-winning news anchor Sade Baderinwa is currently serving WABC Channel 7 in New York. Cited one of the best news anchors of the channel, Baderinwa joined the station in 2003. She was the anchor of the noon broadcasts before being promoted to 5 P.M with Diana Williams.
Early Life of Sade Baderinwa
Born in Baltimore, Maryland, she is American by nationality and holds mixed ethnicity. Daughter of a Nigerian father and German mother, Sade Baderinwa started the journey of her life as Folasade Olayinka Baderinwa on 14th of April 1969. Her birth name “Folasade” refers to “Honor Confers a Crown”. Abandoned by her family, Baderinwa lived a miserable childhood until she was adopted by a loving American-African family. Despite the fact that she was deserted by her parents, she has maintained a good relationship with her natural dad. Influenced by her adoptive parents, especially an anchor Edie House, Baderinwa cultivate interest towards journalism while growing up. She completed her college-level education through the University of Maryland College Park.
Career Life of Sade Baderinwa
Sade Baderinwa kicked off her journalism career in her hometown where she hosted the news for WBAL – TV. After working for three years in the station, she got engaged with WABC, replacing Roz Abrams. She disappeared for the television scene for a while after being struck by a car in 2004. However, she resumed her work by the end of the year as an anchor of “Eyewitness News”. Initially, she served as an anchor of daytime news. Later she was assigned to evening news show 5 p.m. as a co-host along with Diana Williams. On October 27, 2006, she made appearances as a guest co-anchor on “The View”. By the mid-2011, she started working as a co-host of the eleven p.m. news along with Bill Ritter. At this time, she had both 5 p.m. & 11 p.m. news on her hand.
Net Worth and Salary of Sade Baderinwa
Spending more than a decade of her life as an anchor, Baderinwa has accumulated a net worth of five million dollars. Looking at her career graph and net worth it is not difficult to presume that she is getting a handsome salary from her station. Her salary is $1 Million. Financially sound Baderinwa loves the job that has taken her outside the country as well.
Affairs of Sade Baderinwa
Baderinwa’s love affair with the mayor of Baltimore, J.O Malley who was a married man too made lots of headlines. Reportedly she was pregnant with his child. However, the news was never confirmed. Since then, Baderinwa has been extra careful with her personal affairs. As a result, nothing regarding her marriage, husband or boyfriend has been disclosed in media.
The tragedy of Sade Baderinwa
In 2004, Baderinwa faces another major tragedy. While reporting flooding in Hackensack, she was hit by a car, leaving Baderinwa deeply injured and unconscious. The driver was never arrested. It took her months of physical therapy to recover. Reportedly following the accidents, she did some plastic surgery to correct her look.
The contribution of Sade Baderinwa
Humanitarian Baderinwa finds immense pleasure in lending a helping hand for less fortunate ones, this has been part of numerous charity and awareness programs. She has presented a report on the Maryland State Legislature concerning the children’s safety in Baltimore. Currently, she is giving most of her time to her new project named “Betting Reel with Your Dreams: The Inside Track” that include building confidence, motivation and giving wings to the youngster’s dream.
The dignified, graceful and experienced persona on the arena of television, Baderinwa has a long list of fans following who have bestowed their love towards her in her personal accounts, like Facebook and Twitter. In addition to her personal and professional information, her videos and pictures are also available on numerous websites. Her detailed biography is available in the wiki.