Mona Kosar Abdi is an American journalist and reporter for the local Abc affiliate in Central Virginia and a co-anchor of World News Now and America This Morning. At the same time, she is also known as a News Correspondent.
Mona Kosar Abdi was born in Washington, District of Columbia, the United States in the year 1991. And she grew up in Doha and London. Furthermore, she celebrates her birthday on the 13th of May every year. She is currently 30 years old as of 2021.
Her ethnicity is African American, and she belongs to the Muslim religion. In addition, she has the zodiac sign, Virgo.
Family And Education
Mona Kosar Abdi’s mother’s name is Firdowsa Abdullahi, but her father’s name is yet to be disclosed. Mona’s father died in 2013. However, she is thankful to her father, who worked two jobs to support the family.
Abdi grew up with her sisters Nimo Jama and Layla Jama. Layla is married and expected for a baby soon. Her parents are originally from Somalia; therefore she has Somalian origins.
A co-anchor of WNN graduated from the University of San Diego with a Bachelor in Arts (B.A.) and an international studies in political science and communication.
Early Life / Career
Mona is a talented journalist with a passion for storytelling. Since March, she has worked alongside Kenneth Moton at the anchor desk, covering the pandemic, the protests following George Floyd’s murder, the economic system, Ghislaine Maxwell’s arrest, and the election.
Kosar joined ABC News as a Multi-Platform Reporter in Washington, D.C., in January 2019. Mona covered a wide range of stories in Washington, D.C., from President Trump’s administration and developments on Capitol Hill to the 2020 presidential election and the escalating crisis between the U.S. and Iran. Mona was also a vital member of the ABC News team that provided round-the-clock coverage of President Trump’s impeachment for the network’s affiliates.
Before joining ABC News last year, Abdi worked as an anchor and reporter for ABC affiliate WEWS in Cleveland in 2017. She covered economic and political issues affecting Northeast Ohio’s most vulnerable communities and the impact of President Trump’s immigration policies in the state.
In the year 2011, she started the Gazzetta media outlet and serves as its Editor-in-chief. Later, she joined the Jazeera network, covering the middle east and east Africa news, in May 2013.
Is Mona Kosar Abdi Single or Married?
Mona Kosar Abdi loves to keep her things private so, she has not revealed any details about her husband or partner. However, she once told her desire to marry and have a husband in a tweet in 2013.
In San Diego, California, she said Grand Del Mar reminded her of a wedding with her non-existing husband. So we can say that Mona is single yet and searching for the best partner.
Mona Kosar Abdi looks brilliant and attractive. She stands 5 feet and 8 inches tall and weighs around 52 kg. She has a very slim body whereas, and her body measurement is 32-25-38 inches. A News Correspondent wears a shoe of size 6 U.K. At the same time, she has black hair and black eyes as well.
What is Mona Kosar Abdi Net worth?
Talking about her salary and net worth, Mona has a net worth estimated to be between $ 1 to $ 2 million, and her salary is expected to be around $43,536 which is based on the average salary for an ABC news reporter. Mona’s primary source of income is her journalism career. She charges a good amount of money for taking interviews and also writing any columns for Newspaper.