Riz Lateef

Riz Lateef

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Updated On January 14, 2022
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Riz Lateef is a very generous and talented British Journalist, Newsreader, and Deputy news manager at the BBC. Riz Lateef is the main presenter for the regional television news service for London, BBC London. Moreover, She works with Wendy Hurrell and Kate Kinsella.

Early Life and Childhood

Riz Lateef was born Rizwana (Riz) Lateef on 25 September 1979 in England., the US. Now, she is a 40 years old woman. So, she celebrates her birthday on 25th September every year. Likewise, she belongs to English citizenship. Her horoscope is Libra. She comes from a British family.

Her parents have always pushed her to achieve more, and they also wanted her to be highly educated. They motivated her to get a high degree. She went to Westminster Business School to get her Masters Of Business Administration, and this institute is located at the University of Westminster.

Profession Life

She presents the BBC London News 6:30 pm bulletin from Monday to Thursday and some editions of the 10:30 pm program. She also presents the Friday edition of the National 8 pm Summary on BBC One. Her contribution to BBC ventures such as BBC One and BBC News Channel has been praiseworthy up to now.

She joined BBC London in 2004 as a reporter and occasional newsreader. Following the departure of Emily Maitlis in March 2006 to present on BBC News 24, she was promoted to present the flagship 6.30 pm BBC London News program on BBC One. She was also the main anchor for the BBC London News Podcast, presented by BBC as a trial.

Riz Lateef was also a guest presenter on BBC One’s Holiday program in 2003 and 2004. She also presented a relief shift on BBC news 24 in 2006. She is one of the main relief presenters for the BBC Weekend News on BBC One and BBC news channels. Previously, she reported for BBC Breakfast and presented regional news for the BBC in the North East & Cumbria.

Similarly, she was at Parsons Green station, on her way to work, during the Parsons Green bombing.

She also works along with Jilliana Tutelbaum and Elizabeth Rizzini.  Her family always taught her about morals and values. She, in an interview, has explained that her work is for the viewers, and when her peers recognize her, it means a lot to her.

Award and Nomination

She is the winner of the Asian Women of Achievement Awards 2009. She won the award for the Media Professional work on her BBC London News is one of the key figures in the coverage of the 2008 mayoral elections. She’s been named as one of London’s ‘1,000 most Influential People’ by the Evening Standard.

Riz Lateef

Riz Lateef on BBC London News Forcast (Source: Married Biography)

Net Worth

Riz Lateef has always enjoyed and has been boosting her net worth. Her Net worth is estimated to be around 37,600 pounds as she works as a BBC Journalist. Also, broadcast journalists can easily earn up to 50,000 pounds sterling. She might be earning similar figures. She has a net worth of a minimum of 500,000 dollars, yet to be confirmed though.

Relationship Status

Riz Lateef is happily married to a caring man. In 2013, on October 26, she made a tweet, which confirms that she is a married woman. On 2013, October 26, she made a tweet, which confirms that she is a married woman. The act to be a performer by the famous Carlos Acosta. She added in the tweet that her husband does not feel the same way with few smileys proving everything is fine between the couple.

Body Measurement and Social Media

Riz Lateef is a woman of average stature. Her height is 5 feet 4 inches which is equivalent to 1.6 meters. She has got brown hair and dark brown eyes. She is a straightforward and generous woman. Moreover, she is naturally stunning and talented.

She loves horse riding and is learning it. So, she has tweeted in her Twitter account about a horse. Moreover, she sometimes also tweets about foods, and this time she has talked about a fault from the food blogger. She does not step behind in extreme conditions and she is proud to be in her profession. Likewise, she had captioned a tweet about bravery.