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CNN Reporter Zain Asher Engaged in 2016 with longtime Boyfriend. Is the Couple getting Married this Year?

Updated On 13 Mar, 2019 Published On 11 Jun, 2017
CNN Reporter Zain Asher Engaged in 2016 with longtime Boyfriend. Is the Couple getting Married this Year?

The talented and brilliant news anchor at CNN International, Atlanta, Zain Asher has something big to announce!

She's getting married soon as she got engaged to her loving boyfriend last year and now all set to walk down the aisle. Although the couple has not declared their wedding date and details yet, we're hoping that it'll be lavish and amazing.

CNN's anchor Zain Asher engaged! Any wedding bells?    

The 34-year-old Nigerian anchor Zain is no longer an eligible bachelorette! Sorry guys, but it's true. The CNN Newsroom Weekdays anchor engaged to her mysterious boyfriend back in  April 2016.


CNN's anchor Zain in a talk at African Journalist Awards, 2015, Source: PM News Nigeria

She was secretly dating her boyfriend for a long time and back on April 1, she posted a tweet that she was going on a vacation to the Florida Keys but didn't mention with whom. 

And just a few days after, Zain's sister, Kandibe posted on her Instagram that her lovely sister Zain is engaged with her boyfriend and in the photo Zain was flaunting her sparkling diamond ring, looking happy with her fiance and soon to be husband.

Zain Asher with her fiance after her engagement, Source: Instagram

Zain, however, has not revealed any information about her boyfriend, not even his name. Perhaps she wants to keep her personal affairs low profile, without any fuss in the media.

The happy couple might soon get married, maybe this year and we're super excited to see their wonderful wedding photos!

Know more about Zain Asher

Source: Facebook
  • Born and raised in Balham, London, Zain Asher is a famous CNN Newsroom anchor, based in Atlanta.
  • She's of mixed descent, British and Nigerian and she's of Igbo ancestry. Her father, Arinze, was a doctor, and mother, Obiajulu, was a pharmacist.
  • She's the younger sister of popular Hollywood actor Chiwetel Ejiofor, who's best friend of actor Benedict Cumberbatch. 
  • Zain attended Keble College, Oxford University in 2005 and also graduated from Columbia University in Journalism in 2006.
  • She's multilingual, can speak French, Spanish, English, and Ibo( her native dialect).
  • Prior working for CNN, she was a full-time reporter for Money and also reported news at News 12, Brooklyn.
  • She joined CNN in 2008 and served as a CNN business correspondent covering economic news, interviewed leading CEOs and entrepreneurs and has also hosted panel discussions for UN, London Business School, UBS and TEDx talk in London.
  • Zain engaged to her boyfriend last year and she might soon get married.

 Here's a video of Zain Asher giving her ideas and sharing her personal life at TEDTalk event, 2015. Must Watch!

All in all, we wish this brilliant business reporter and host best wishes for her future endeavors and hope she settles down soon. For more latest gossips and news, stay up to date with our page.

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