BBC’s Muslim Woman Presenter, Mishal Husain wins “Broadcaster Of The Year” Award
London: British Muslim presenter, Mishal Husain, has been named the broadcaster of the year at the London Press Club Awards, setting a role model for Muslim women in UK.
Nominated alongside BBC’s global health reporter Tulip Mazumdar and social affairs correspondent Alison Holt, Husain won the prestigious award that is primarily dedicated to print journalists.
Besides being a part of the BBC’s Olympics team in 2012, Husain previously presented News at Ten, News Night and Breakfast.
Born in February 1973 in Northampton, England, the Muslim presenter moved with her Pakistani family to Saudi Arabia and Emirates where she attended a British school.