Determination even in the dark and hopeless moments is what makes you succeed. Sade Baderinwa is one of the successful names who have her list of tragic moments and greater accomplishments. Known for her news anchor work with New York’s ABC affiliate WABC-TV, she had a major near-death accident in 2004 but continued her work irrespective of everything.
Career and Progression:
Her reporting journey got new height after her previous three years on WBAL-TV turns out to be much help. She had already walked a long way from a reporter trainee at WUSA to New York’s WABC Channel 7news anchor.
She joined WABC in 2003 as a reporter and anchor. She is also a production assistant for ABC News’ This Week with David Brinkley, Nightline, World News Tonight and ABC News NewsOne.
Along with her anchoring and production works, she has developed a successful mentoring program called “Get ‘Reel’ With Your Dreams: The Inside Track” with a major target of high school students.
How much is Sade’s Net Worth?
Her exact salary figures are not open to public’s ears already. However, her splendid career chart and the current state of work sound good in finances. It is no doubt she has an excellent net worth which crosses a million dollar mark.
Her early tragedy started when her father left for Africa and didn’t return. She was only at the age of 7 to understand all ongoing along with her mother’s presence. Edie House then stepped on her life as savior adopting her to make a professional journalist later.
Sade later gets a chance to meet her biological mother after her five years with Edie, when House received a call at work from her birthmother. She had lived in Montgomery County all along.
Despite her childhood abandonment, she has maintained her link with both, her father and adoptive family.
The broadcast journalist had many of the tragedies in her professional life, however, none of the matches the intensity of near-tragedy night in 2004. She was doing her assignment in Hackensack, New Jersey in that rainy night, but suddenly found herself in a nightmare. She was struck by a hit-and-run driver throwing her ten feet away into the air while covering a story for ‘Eyewitness News.’
She tricked death despite her severe injuries. However, the nightmare did not end there but continued with numerous surgeries and months of physical therapy. It was the night that changed her forever with her much more challenging recovery.
She returned to her professional work to ‘Eyewitness News’ on December 13, 2004. Her outstanding efforts were recognized with the NJ Governor’s Representative Award for Traffic Safety.
Her tragedy made a month absence on her work which she later explained through her social media by her accident.
Different Side of Dating Affair!
Audiences have known Sade only for her professional works in the news with very less of her own life. It’s a double confusion whether she has a boyfriend or not. Her secret relationship status only translates there is an open arena either of having secret romance or none at all.
Maybe she is already married and wedded to the man of her life and has a husband. But without any proper news, nothing can be commented from our side, and only Sade can provide light on all her dating life.
Folasade Olayinka Baderinwa later adopted the professional name of Sade Baderinwa is the native of Baltimore, USA. She was born on April 14, 1969, making her the age of 48 now. Graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park, Sade, has Aries as her birth sign. Her father is Nigerian and mother, German. She belongs to mixed ethnicity. With dark complexion and black hair, she has pretty good height considering her body physique.