Naga Munchetty is a British tv presenter and journalist. She presents BBC Breakfast in the morning Munchetty was also a former presenter on BBC World News and also Working Lunch which was BBC Two weekday financial affairs programme.
Naga Munchetty Age
Munchetty was born on February 25th, 1975 in Streatham, London.
Naga Munchetty Height
Munchetty is a woman of average stature and shape she stands at a height of 1.61 meters tall.
Naga Munchetty Family
Munchetty was born to an Indian mother and Mauritian father. She has a sister they both grew up in Streatham, South London.
Naga Munchetty Husband
Munchetty is married to James Haggar whose the ITV broadcast consultant. The two got married in 2007.
Naga Munchetty Education
She studied at the University of Leeds, graduating in 1997 after getting her English Literature and Language degree.
Naga Munchetty BBC
Munchetty began her television career as a reporter for Reuters Financial Television, then went on to work for CNBC Europe as a senior producer, Channel 4 News as a business producer and reporter, and Bloomberg Television as a presenter. After the show was overhauled in October 2008, she joined Working Lunch and lasted with the show until it was discontinued in July 2010. Munchetty has hosted Money Box on Radio 4. She also contributes to BBC News from the City, where she gauges public reaction to major financial stories such as the Budget and the Pre-Budget Report.
Munchetty has been presenting early morning updates on the BBC News Channel and BBC World News since August 2010. She is frequent on BBC One’s Breakfast program. She took over as host of the 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Radio 5 show on Mondays and Wednesdays from January 2021, replacing Emma Barnett, who moved to Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour. Munchetty and Sally Taylor co-hosted The Spending Review – The South Today Debate on BBC One in September 2010.
Munchetty was found to have broken the BBC’s rules for criticizing US President Donald Trump for alleged racism in September 2019. She took issue with Trump’s words ordering his opponents to “go back” to the “places from which they came” while presenting BBC Breakfast with Dan Walker in July. Munchetty stated, ” “As a woman of color, every time I was ordered to return to my homeland, I knew it was based on bigotry. Now, I’m not accusing anyone here, but you are aware of the meanings of certain expressions.”
She was a contestant on the fourteenth series of Strictly Come Dancing, and she was voted off in week four after being paired with Pasha Kovalev. In October 2017, she co-hosted Britain’s Classroom Heroes with Sean Fletcher.
Naga Munchetty Salary
Munchetty has not revealed any details concerning her salary. We will update this information once it is available.
Naga Munchetty Net worth
Munchetty has an estimated net worth ranging between $ 100,000- $ 1 million.