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Omar Sachedina- Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Career

Omar Sachedina

Omar Sachedina is a well-known Canadian television journalist, presenter, editor, and anchor. Since 2013, he has been renowned for his journalistic background. He was 30 years old when he was given the opportunity to work for CTV News in Ottawa.

Quick Facts

Full Real NameOmar Sachedina
Age (as of 2023)40 years old
Popular forHis working with CTV National News as a Journalist
Date of BirthAugust 21, 1982
EducationMaster Degree holder
ProfessionJournalist and Host
SchoolLocal High School
UniversityMcGill University
Columbia University-Graduate School of Journalism
Current ResidenceCanada
Place of BirthCanada
GenderMale
SexualityStraight
Net worth$600k USD
NationalityCanadian
EthnicityIsmaili Muslims
LanguagesEnglish, French, Gujarati, Kutchi
Zodiac SignLeo
ReligionIslam
Height
5 feet 11 inches
Weight
95 kg

Omar Sachedina Age & Early Life

Omar was born on August 21, 1982, in the Canadian city of Vancouver, British Columbia. Every year on August 21, he cuts his birthday cake. To learn more about his early life, we read his Linkedin page, which claims that he is a well-educated guy. He has a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. He has a master’s degree in journalism. Omar received his Bachelor’s degree from McGill University prior to beginning his Master’s degree. Journalist Omar has a Bachelor of Political Science degree. He also completed the Poynter Institute’s Backpack Journalism Course.

Omar Sachedina Height & Weight

Omar Sachedina is 5 feet 11 inches tall. He weighs approximately 95 kg. He has lovely warm black eyes and Black locks. There is no information on his chest-waist-hip measurements, dress size, shoe size, biceps, and so on.

Omar Sachedina

Omar Sachedina’s Net Worth

How much is Omar Sachedina’s net worth? According to our data, the average compensation for journalists and CTV News anchors in Canada is between $45k and $90k as of  December 2023. Omar has spent the previous ten years as a journalist and presenter. He may currently have an estimated net worth of $600,000 USD. He has no other source of income and has not disclosed his expenditure on expensive products.

Career

Omar said on his Linkedin page that he was hired by CTV National News in 2009. He started off as a correspondent. He was writing out reports from Parliament Hill at the time. Throughout his career, he had the opportunity to travel with the Prime Minister to cover foreign press conferences and meetings. He covered the Federal Election in 2015 and reported from the campaign trail from coast to coast. He had the chance to interview Canada Governor Stephen Poloz in 2017.

Omar received an Edward R. Murrow Award from the RTDNA for his report on a Canadian instructor who established a music school in a favela. As a journalist, he was nominated for Best National Reporter at the Canadian Screen Awards in 2020. He did not get this nomination. He also contributes to the CTV news website with pieces.

Omar Sachedina Wife & Marriage

Who is Omar Sachedina’s wife? On September 25, 2016, Omar shared startling news about his life on Instagram. He captioned his wonderful photo with his mother and sister, “I feel grateful on the side of my mother and sister on my wedding day.” On his wedding day, he also recalled his father. Omar’s followers congratulated him on his marriage. But, until now, he had not released a photo of his wife.