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Everything you need to know about Sade Baderinwa: Married, husband and parents.

Updated On 02 Jun, 2022 Published On 04 Nov, 2016
Everything you need to know about Sade Baderinwa: Married,  husband and parents.

We all know Sade Baderinwa who is currently working as a news anchor for New York’s WABC Channel. She is a confident, talented, smart, and multi-racial television personality.

However, today let us also talk about her personal life. Is Sade Baderinwa single, married, or dating someone?

Controversial relationship of Sade Baderinwa and Martin O’Martin

The current relationship status of Sade is single. She is not dating anyone and seems like there are no intentions getting married anytime sooner.

However, in the past, she was linked up with Martin O’Malley who was the former Maryland Governor.

Sade Baderinwa attending Lincoln Center's 2016 Fall Gala at Jazz at Lincoln Center
SOURCE: Getty images

Even though the rumored couple did not talk about their relationship in public everyone around them was pretty sure that they were dating.

The main reason why they did not come out in the public as a pair is Martin was already married to Catherine Curran O’Malley and he was also the father of four children. Certainly, he was having an extra-marital affair with Sade.

Rumors stated that she was even pregnant with his child. The news of their links up became so crucial that Sade was forced to leave Baltimore and move to New York.

Tragic accident of Sade Baderinwa

On 23 July 2014 while she was preparing a report related to the flooding in Hackensack Sade was hit by a car.

She was highly injured and even lost her unborn child. It took a lot of her time for her to recover physically and mentally from that accident.

Post her accident she said in an interview, “I remember at the last second seeing his car come out of nowhere and hit me.”

She further said, “And the driver just kept going. I flew ten feet into the air and landed in some water. I had one photographer who thought I was dead who saw me in the puddle of water. And the other photographer took off on foot after the driver.”

After the accident, lots of speculations were made regarding the reason behind that tragic accident.

Wife of Martin, Catherine was also dragged in this case. Rumors stated that she was behind all this as she had a perfect motive as well but nothing came out from that case and that mystery is still a mystery to the world.

Childhood of Sade Baderinwa

Sade whose real name is Folasade Olayinka Baderinwa was born to a Nigerian father and a German mother.

However, her childhood was not a fun memory for her as she was abandoned by her parents at a very young age.

Later on, she was adopted by Edie House, a middle-class African-American family and was raised in Baltimore City, Maryland.


This is the sweet little boy attacked by a gator - 2 year old Lane Graves. Thoughts and prayers for the family.

A photo posted by Sade Baderinwa (@sadeabc) on

Sade Baderinwa: A strong and independent woman

Sade has been working in television for more than a decade now. She first started her career at WABC where she anchored the news on WBAL-TV for about three years.

After that, because of the accident, she was on a break from her work. After the full recovery, she showed up on ‘The View’ as a guest co-host.

Later Sade became the co-anchor of ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ replacing Liz Cho with Bill Ritter.

She is a very hardworking and talented person. Even though she has to go through a lot she never gave up and always stayed strong. She is surely an inspiration for all of us.  

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