Isha Sesay

Isha Isatu Sesay is the British Journalist who was born in Sierra Leon. She is an anchor at CNN international with HLN. She is based on the network in Atlanta and she likes to host many new programs such as Back-story and CNN News Center. Besides her work at CNN, she is also the permanent presenter for 360 bulletins at Anderson Cooper 360o. She joined HLN like a co-anchor for the Evening Express.

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Early Life

Isha Sesay spent most of her time in Sierra Leone when she was still young. She was born in UK and to Muslim parents who were from Sierra Leone. She was born with 3 children and she was born in 1976. She has an elder sister with a younger brother. Her mother is called Dr Kadi Sesay and she was a former lecturer on the Fourah Bay College. She entered in the politics of Sierra Leone in 1992. She was an adviser for the Valentine Strasser government. Her father was working like a legal advisor with SLPMB known as Sierra Leone Produce Marketing board; he died during the year 1988.

Isha was born in Europe, France on 6th January 6 to the Temne guardians from Sierra Leone. Her mom is a previous teacher at Fourah Bay School named Dr. Kadi Sesay, and her dad was a lawful guide to Sierra Leone delivers showcasing board. She has one more established sister and one more youthful sibling. When she was seven years of age, her family moved back to their nation of origin. She was raised as a Muslim. She went to private Fourah Bay College School in Freetown. When she was 16, she moved to United Kingdom and concentrated on there. She finished her A-levels and went to Trinity College in Cambridge in English. At first, she needed to wind up an on-screen character yet later she chose to be a TV columnist. Taking after her fantasy, she started keeping in touch with media bunches looking for work in her last year.

Early Days of Career

After completing her graduation degree, she started her vocation as a specialist in BBC syndicated program called Kilroy. She worked there as an unpaid assistant. Later, she was contracted as a full clock by BBC and in 1998, she moved to Glasgow to work for BBC Scotland. After some period, she made her presentation in camera as a commentator for BBC Choice. Later a short time later, she ran assortment of shows for BBC, CNN and TWI. She joined Sky arrange in 2002 as a grapple for Good morning sports fans and stayed for a long time in the system. Later in 2005, she got to be reporter journalist for CNN International. As to work, she made a trip to Nigeria to cover its presidential race, South Africa to cover the dispatch of Global Elders. She turned into the host of the principal release of the weekdays news program International Desk in 2009 for the system furthermore was doled out as the moderator of Back-story in 2011 from the system. In 2012, Back-story was changed to a weekend-just show and she was allocated as the grapple of new show called CNN News Center. Notwithstanding her obligations for CNN, she likewise adds to Anderson Cooper 360 on CNN. Since 2012, she started to work for the HLN organize.

Isha Sesay went back to Sierra Leone when she was still young and she started in Freetown. When she was 16, she went back to UK and she completed her level there. She studied English at Cambridge University where she has done English. There, she decided to be a television presenter even if she was aspired to be an actress before. When she was in the final year of her career, she started to write to different media groups looking for a job.

Personal Life

Isha Sesay is a delightful columnist who has exceptionally beguiling and alluring identity. She stands a decent stature with flawlessly hot and provocative body estimations. She is a hitched lady. She was locked in to Leif Coorlim in the year 2013 January 5, who is her associate. In August 2013, the couple got hitched. She is living joyfully with her better half and there is no any issue in the connection yet. The couple is not considering kids at present as they both are occupied in their calling. There is likewise no any past talk on her undertakings or sweetheart. She has kept up her spotless and clear picture.

Isha Sesay’s husband is also working for CNN and he is called Leif Coorlim. The marriage took place before many family and friends at Mandarin Oriental Hotel. The ceremony took place indoors because the meteorologist of CNN Jen Delgado predicted that there will be bad weather. Before she got married, she got engaged in January in 2013. Only family and friends were there but she announced it live when she was talking to Anderson Cooper. She is not known to be pregnant as of today. Theirs was a flawless prominent wedding with all the grandeur and show of a run of the mill motion picture wedding. They were frantically infatuated and everything showed up on their big day where they had a fabulous time entire night. Their wedding appeared to be a sentimental, exquisite and eccentric.

Current Status

Isha Sesay is at 37 now and she is known because of her campaign for the end of the child prostitution with forced labor in United States of America and the entire world. Even if she has worked at CNN for more than 7 years now, her salary or net worth is not yet known. She is getting a good salary at Anderson Cooper 360 degree with 360 Bulletin while working as HLN also as the co-anchor in the Evening Express.

She joined BBC before working for CNN in the researcher position. Even if afterwards she liked being actress, she decided after wards that the journalism and the media is the right thing for him. She started to work as a TV presenter at BBC choice.


Quick Facts
Date of Birth: 06-01-1976
Nationality: British
Husband: Leif Coorlim
Marriage Date: 2013
Alma Mater: Fourah Bay College, Trinity College, Cambridge
Birth Place: Bordeaux, France
Birth Sign: Capricorn
Ethnicity: Black Ethnicity
Profession: Television journalist
Employer: CNN
Marital Status: Married
Children: Not Yet
T.V. Show(s): Evening Express
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Net Worth: N/A
Birth Date: 6 Jan, 1976
Age: 44 yrs
Occupations: Journalist
News presenter
Citizenship: United Kingdom
Sierra Leone
United States of America
Birth Place: Bordeaux
Education: Trinity College
Gender: Female
Description: Journalist and News Anchor
Twitter Id: IamIshaSesay
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Last Modified: Jun 26 2020
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