Quick facts on journalist Mona Kosar Abdi including her salary, parents & wedding plans

For the frequent viewers of World News Now, the name Mona Kosar is a familiar one. She has covered important and impactful topics over the years ranging from the trial of Elizabeth Holmes to Ghislaine Maxwell.

Her resume is also quite an impressive one since the journalist worked for news platforms ranging from Al Jazeera English to shows like Good Morning America. For those interested let’s take a quick look at the personal life of Mona Kosar Abdi.

Mona’s parents are migrants from Somalia

Well-wishers of this beautiful presenter often wonder whether Mona is from Somalia, a country in East Africa. Although her roots and ethnicity lie there, she is of American nationality since both of her father and mother Firdowsa Abdullahi are from Somalia who came to the USA in search of a better future.

Her late father

Unfortunately, Mona’s dad died back in 2013 and the journalist doesn’t like to talk about the cause of his death.

Mona’s mother

However, on the other hand, her mother is alive and well. Talking about her siblings, she has two sisters : Nimo Jama and Layla Jama. One of them is already married and recently became a mother to a beautiful baby.

Mona Kosar’s Plan For Her Wedding

Although it remains unknown when the journalist will walk down the aisle with her mysterious lover, she does have a place in mind which she thinks will be an amazing venue for her wedding.

Back in 2015. iconic Basketball star Lebron James tied the knot to his wife Savannah in the luxurious Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel located in San Diego. And Mona being ambitious since the start she tweeted writing,

Grand Del Mar was a good choice…remind me to have my wedding with my non-existent husband there

The location where Mona wants her wedding to be held.

There’s no doubt that Mona and her husband will have to spend a handsome amount of money to have a grand wedding in Grand Del Mar. However, looking at her career feat now, she will be able to afford it. Don’t believe us? Just read below.

Mona Kosar’s salary is more than $3 million a year

Yes, you heard it right because an ABC News correspondent earn more than three million dollars yearly. On top of that, this is just an average estimated salary as per Glassdoor because in reality, she earns much more than that.

After all, Mona has been in the journalism field for many years with an impressive resume. She started out as a news writer for two years in KGTV channel 10 and worked her way through working for big names like WSET and Al Jazeera making good use of the education she acquired from the University Of California.

So yeah, not all political science and communications degrees go to waste. Also, she has advertisement deals and paid promotions through her Instagram handle with more than 70 thousand followers.

Indian fans mistook that Mona got married

It all started with an Insta post by Mona back in 2016 when she shared a picture of her feet glazed with Mehndi, a form of body art and temporary skin decoration usually drawn on hands or legs, in which decorative designs are created on a person’s body.

Mona was actually at her friend’s wedding

Mehndi is usually made during a wedding in Indian culture so it was obvious that some assumed that Mona was getting married. On top of that, gossip blogs started talking about how Mona Kosar would be revealing her husband soon. And as time told, it was all just a rumor and nothing else.

Only someone close to Mona knows about her boyfriend. Just hang on to her Instagram guys.

Mona’s age is just a number, just look at her physicality

Born in 1990, Mona is currently running in her 30’s but still looks like she is a 26-year-old. The reason behind that she only weighs 53 kilograms and has a slim body build.

With a height that measures 5 feet and 8 inches tall, Mona possesses beautiful black hair and eyes. She really is a combination of beauty and brain.

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