Isha Sesay is a thriving English journalist and humanitarian. Previously served for CNN as a presenter and correspondent, she has been supporting girls education project “W.E. Can Lead” which was created to support African girls to help them become future leaders.
- Birthday: 6 January 1976 (Age 43)
- Ethnicity: Sierra Leonean
- Nationality: British
- Profession: Journalist and Humanitarian
Isha Sesay Family: Who Is Her Husband?
Isha Sesay married to her long-time boyfriend, Leif Coorlim in August 2013 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. However, the couple is had to be said divorced, however, there is no evidence of their separation.
Her ex-husband Coorlim is an American editor, producer, and journalist and has served for CNN and is associated with the CNN Freedom Project. He also earned a Cine Golden Eagle Award 2010 for a documentary he made for CNN titled “Innocence for Sale”.
Currently, she lives in Nigeria where she is working for her own non-profit organization.
Born in Bordeaux, France, Sesay’s parents are originally from Sierra Leone and a devoted Muslim. Her mother Dr. Kadi Sesay is a prominent politician, pro-democracy advocate, and feminist in Sierra Leonean while her father was a legal advisor to the SLPMB.
When she was seven, she moved to Sierra Leone where she spent her childhood. She has one elder sister and a younger brother.
- Parents: Kadi Sesay (Mother)
- Husband: Leif Coorlim (2013-?)
- Children: N/A
- Marital Status: Divorced
She graduated from the private Fourah Bay College School located in Freetown. When she sixteen, she relocated to England to pursue her further studies. After finishing her A-levels, she was granted admission at Trinity College in Cambridge.
Earned her bachelor degree in English, she served in a bar as a waitress during her time in Trinity College. Grew up with a dream of becoming an actress, she later aimed to be a broadcast journalist when in college.
Right after her graduation, she started her career with television talk show “Kilroy” on BBC as a researcher. Following, she was appointed as a full-time journalist after that she relocated to Glasgow in 1998 to serve for BBC Scotland.
Isha Sesay Age, Height, and Weight
Isha Sesay stands with a height of 5 feet 3 inches while she weighs 51 kilos. She has a gorgeous hourglass figure with body measurements of 35-24-36 inches.
One of the most beautiful multiracial journalists, Sesay is equally appealing along with her generous heart. Was working in reputed media in the UK, she left her job just to serve for women in Africa, leaving a comfortable lifestyle.
- Height: 5 Feet 3 Inches (1.60 m)
- Body Measurements: 35-24-36 Inches
- Plastic Surgery: N/A
- Weight: 51 KG (112 lbs)
This 43-year-old foxy diva is a glamorous black beau with hypnotizing figure and attractive dusky skin. Her charismatic smile, alluring brown eyes, and long black hair perfectly complement her vibrant personality.
Evenly conscious about her appearance, she regularly performs intense workout and eats nutritious food to retain her fitness and curvy figure. She casually appears in black formal outfits which makes her look elegant and chic at the same time.
An ardent chocolate lover, Sesay loves baking her own chocolate cakes and cookies. She enjoys collecting classy shoes, traveling, makeup, listening music of Beyonce, and pampering herself with rejuvenating spa.
Isha Sesay Net Worth and Salary
Isha Sesay net worth is $1 million while her annual salary hasn’t been disclosed yet. Served for world-class media like Sky Sports News and CNN, she has gained notable fame and riches by being in the journalism industry since a young age.
A founder of an educational non-profit organization called W.E. Can Lead (Women Everywhere Can Lead), Sesay is a veteran journalist, gaining enormous recognition along with impressive fortunes from her profession.
- Salary: N/A
- Net Worth: $1 Million