Rageh Omaar Biography, Age, Height, ITV News, Wife, Family, Salary, Net Worth

Who is Rageh Omaar?

Rageh Omaar is a British journalist and writer. who works at ITV News as a presenter. He joined the station in January 2013.

What is Rageh Omaar Net worth?

Omaar has an estimated net worth of around $100 thousand to $ 1 million. He has this net worth from him working as a presenter for several years.

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What is Rageh Omaar Salary?|Income

Omaar is one of the greatest journalists and writers working for ITV News. His estimated annual salary is around $20,000 to $ 80,000.

Rageh Omaar High school and College

Omaar went to Dragon School in Oxford and Cheltenham College in Gloucestershire. Later went to Modern History at New College and Oxford.

Rageh Omaar Profession

Omaar started his working career at The Voice News paper as a Trainee. He later moved to Ethiopia and worked as a freelancer for BBC World Service. After approximately one year Omaar returned to London where he worked as a producer and a journalist for the same institution. After Omaar became BBC Africa’s correspondent he moved to South Africa together with his family.

While working on BBC he covered the Iraq invasion for the weekday BBC news bulletins and BBC News. Omaar’s was publish simultaneously published simultaneously in the United States where he was known as Scud Stud. While he worked as BBC’s Iraq correspondent he wrote a book and was known as Revolution Day.

The book deals with the effects of the Saddam Hussein regime, the War on Iraq civilians, and UN Sanctions. In September 2006, Omaar joined Al Jazeera English and worked as a Middle Eastern correspondent for London Division. He appeared in the nightly weekday documentary series Witness. In January Omaar moved to ITV News where he worked as a Special Correspondent.

In 2015 Omaar worked as a Deputy Newscaster of ITV News at Ten. Additionally, in september 2017nOmaar presented the ITV Lunch time news, including the ITV News London and also evening news.

Rageh Omaar award

In 2003 he was awarded the best TV journalist by Ethnic Multicultural Media Academy. Also in 2008, he was also awarded the Arab Media Watch Award for excellence in journalism. Omaar was nominated for the services to Media Award by the British Muslim Award from January 2014 to 2015.

How old is Rageh Omaar?| Age

Omaar was born in 1967  on 19 July hence is 55 years old. He hence celebrates his birthday on 19 July. 

Who are Rageh Omaar parents and siblings? 

Omaar has not shared any information about his parents, siblings, uncles, aunts, cousins, or grandparents. However, the information concerning his family members and siblings is still under review and we’ll update the information once it is made available.

How tall is Rageh Omaar? |Weight |Measurements

Omaar stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches tall. He also seems to be of average weight judging from the photos and videos on his social media platforms.

Is Rageh Omaar married?|Dating

Omaar has not shared any information about his wife. Hence it is not known whether he is in any romantic relationship. Information on his dating life will be available when he releases more information. 

Facts about Omaar 

Real name: Rageh Omaar 

Age/date of birth: 55 years as of 2023, 19 July 1967

Zodiac sign: Cancer

Nationality: British

Race/Ethnicity: Black 

Father: To be updated soon 

Mother: Under review

Siblings: To be updated soon 

wife: Under review

Children: Under review

Here is a list of other journalists working alongside Omaar at ITV News.

  1. Alastair Stewart
  2. Nina Hossain
  3. Sascha Williams
  4. James Mates
  5. Charlene White
  6. Esther Krakue