Sade Baderinwa Biography |Profile
Sade Baderinwa is a skilled American journalist currently working at ABC 7 as an anchor for top-rated Eyewitness News at 5:00 and 11:00. She joined the Eyewitness News team in 2003 as a reporter and anchor of Eyewitness News at Noon.
Sade Baderinwa Age
How old is Baderinwa? She is 52 years old as of 2023. Baderinwa was born on April 14, 1969, in Baltimore, Maryland, in United State. She celebrates her birthday on April 14 every year.
Sade Baderinwa Education
She originates from Baltimore and is a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park.
Sade Baderinwa Height|Weight
She stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 60kgs
Sade Baderinwa Family
She is born to a Nigerian (Yoruba), father and her mother is German. Sade was adopted by a middle-class African American family, after being abandoned at a young age. She has maintained contact with her biological father who resides in Nigeria, and also with her adoptive family.
Sade Baderinwa Husband|Married |Boyfriend
She likes to keep her personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she is in a relationship or not. There were rumors that Sade had an affair with a Baltimore politician and lawyer Martin J.O Malley. The two have not denied or confirmed the claims.
Sade Baderinwa Children
It was also rumored that Sade was pregnant with Martin’s child and when the news hit the headline, she was forced out of Maryland with her unborn child and was shipped off to New York. In New York, Sade again had to go through hardship when she hit the news headlines after being hit by a car on 23 July 2004.
Sade Baderinwa Career
Sade is a big devotee of giving back to her community. She has served with numerous Tri-State area organizations, community leaders, and students. After being crushed by a hit-and-run driver while covering a story for Eyewitness News, Sade championed efforts to deal with the growing problem of hit-and-run accidents. For her efforts, she was recognized with the NJ Governor’s Representative Award for Traffic Safety.
Before joining Channel 7 Baltimore worked at WBAL-TV, where she anchored the morning and noon newscasts and hosted a weekly community affairs show. Earlier in her career, she was a reporter for WSLS in Roanoke, Virginia; a reporter trainee at WUSA-TV in Washington, D.C.; and a production assistant for ABC News’s This Week with David Brinkley, Nightline, World News Tonight, and ABC News NewsOne.
In addition, she has also created and developed a successful mentoring program called “Get ‘Reel’ With Your Dreams: The Inside Track.” It exposes high school students from New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut to top professionals in film and television.
Her partners in this initiative include The Walt Disney Company, WABC-TV, Lincoln Center Institute, and New York Women in Film and Television. Sade originates from Baltimore and is a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park.
Sade Baderinwa Salary|Net Worth
Baderinwa has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earned from her broadcasting career.