Who Is Hanna Yusuf (BBC Journalist) Bio, Wiki, Age, Hijab, Death, Cause of Death
Hanna Yusuf Wiki
Hanna Yusuf was a Somali born – London based journalist who worked as a reporter for BBC News online. She previously worked as a TV producer for the BBC News Channel and the News at One. Hanna died last week although the cause of her death is still not public.
Hanna Yusuf Age
Hanna was 27 years old, she was born in 1992 in Somali.
Hanna Yusuf Education
Hannah graduated from Queen Mary, University of London with BA Hons. French (with Spanish). She later joined City, University of London where she graduated with an MA n Newspaper Journalism.
Hanna Yusuf BBC – Hanna Yusuf BBC News
Hanna was a reporter for the BBC News website. She joined BBC as a researcher on the News at Six and Ten in December 2017. She later became a TV producer for the BBC News Channel and the News at One.
She worked across BBC News programs on original, exclusive and agenda-setting stories. She has worked with whistleblowers and victims of serious crimes who wish to protect their anonymity.
Hanna Yusuf Guardian
Hanna also worked at the Guardian (Cities, Arts, National, Opinion and G2), and undertook work experience at The Times (Property and Money). In 2016 she interned at The Poool for seven months where she wrote a weekly Arts & Culture column. She also worked in interfaith projects, and was the media adviser for a non-profit interfaith foundation from January 2015 to January 2016.
She also worked as a reporter and features writer for The Independent, and, as a freelancer, contributed to The Times, ITV, BBC Three, The Muslim News, The National (UAE), Grazia Magazine, among others.
Hanna Yusuf Death – Hanna Yusuf Dies
Hanna died last week but the news about her death was made public on Monday, September 30, 2019, after her family released a statement saying they were “deeply saddened and heartbroken” by the death of the “vibrant professional who became a bridge between the media and the community”.
“Hanna’s passing was sudden and unexpected and has come as a shock to us all. We kindly ask that our privacy is respected at this tragic time as we come to terms with our loss. We are grateful to everyone that has reached out to us with their kindness, love, compassion and support.
Hanna was a dedicated young vibrant professional who became a bridge between the media and the community, helping break boundaries in providing a voice and representation.
Many will know Hanna for her incredible contributions to journalism and for her work at the BBC. While we mourn her loss, we hope that Hanna’s legacy will serve as an inspiration and beacon to her fellow colleagues and to her community and her meaningful memory and the people she has touched for many years lives on.”
Hanna Yusuf‘s family released below statement following the sudden and unexpected death of our beloved sister @HannaAYusuf.
A tribute to our beloved sister Hanna, an exceptional young talent, gone too early. May Allah (SWT) forgive & grant her the highest ranks of jannah. Ameen pic.twitter.com/ZqqG64eh5V
— Abdirachid Fidow (@Iamfidow) September 30, 2019
Hanna Yusuf Cause of Death – How Did Hanna Yusuf Die
Hanna’s cause of death has not been made known.
Hanna Yusuf Tributes
Fran Unsworth, director of BBC News, said; “This is terrible news that has left us all deeply saddened. Hanna Yusuf was a talented young journalist who was widely admired across the BBC and our utmost sympathies go to her family and many friends. Hanna will be much missed.”
Guardian News and Media’s editor-in-chief Katherine Viner said; “Hanna won the Guardian’s Scott Trust student bursary in 2016 and was a wonderful journalist. She was incredibly intelligent, adaptable and full of ideas, as well as being a lovely person.”
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