Lulu Hassan Biography and Wiki
Lulu Hassan (born Lulu Khadija Hassan) is a Kenyan television news anchor and reporter working for the Kenyan free-to-air television channel, Citizen TV, where she hosts Citizen Nipashe and Wikendi news bulletins in Swahili that airs at 7 pm alongside her husband Rashid Abdalla.
Lulu Hassan Age and Birthday
Born on April 24, in Kenya, Lulu has not disclosed her exact year of birth. She celebrates her birthday on April 24th every year.
Lulu Hassan Height
Immortal magnificence Hassan is unrealistically perfect with stunning great looks, desirous breathtaking physical make-up, and attractive appearance. Having kept up a sound daily schedule, she gets an eye-getting stunning physical make-up.
The ideal mix of good looks and ability, Hassan is a flat out charmer with entrancing looks, grand appearance, and fortifying person. Everlastingly great to watch both onscreen and off, she guarantees to draw the consideration of crowd with her super-rich looks, magnificent mien, and trademark class.
Strangely beautiful, Hassan has an ideal facial element with an ever-brilliant skin composition, expressive dark-colored eyes, sharp cheekbone and a boggling grin that makes her unmistakable of all. Notwithstanding her mind-boggling looks. However, information about her height and other body measurements have not been disclosed.
Lulu Hassan Family
Lulu Hassan Tribe, Parents, Father and Mother.
Born to a Kikuyu mother, Mariam Abu, who had both Seychellois and Kikuyu roots and a Somali father, of Seychellois descent, Lulu is the eldest of her two sisters. Her mother, who had passed away in the year 2007, the year that she met her husband, and at that point, was forced to take responsibility for taking care of the children and managing her mother’s real estate properties.
Following an interview about her life, the news reporter stated that she wished and still wishes that her late mother could see her read the news:
“It was my first day as an anchor, and I got flustered on air when I thought about my mother. I felt so sad. There I was as an anchor, but mum wasn’t alive to celebrate me – all along she had wished to see me reading news on national television,” Lulu recalls.
Lulu Hassan Sisters
She was brought up with two of her sister siblings, whose names are unknown, Lulu being the eldest of them.
Lulu Hassan Husband and Wedding
Speaking of her personal life, Lulu is the wife to her fellow current news anchor at Citizen TV and the former Swahili presenter at QTV in The Nation Media Group, Rashid Abdalla. The flowery couple, who are now over 11 years in marriage, met while they were still working at the Radio Salaam, and wedded on the coast in 2007.
However, despite living together they did not involve themselves in any sexual encounters, they just consummated their marriage after their wedding.
“I still have the white cloth that is proof of her virginity on our wedding night. I had to protect her honor.” Rashid confessed following a previous interview with True Love magazine in June 2015.
Upon paying dowery, Rashid had no much money as his income was very little, Ksh, 5,000 per month then so he only submitted a Quran and a prayer mat for Lulu’s dowry, and the parents accepted.
Lulu Hassan Children | Lulu Hassan Baby, Daughter and Sons
The beautiful couple is blessed with two sons, Jibran and Irfan, and a daughter, whose birth caused worries that it would disturb Lulu on the set working relationship with her husband.
Lulu Hassan Salary at Citizen Tv
The Kenyan news reporter, Lulu Hassan together with her husband, Rashid Abdalla, never acts wealthy. The couple’s unity has extended even to their income, where they combine to amount to over a million on a monthly basis. Lulu earns an estimated Ksh 300,000 plus over 100,000 in allowances while Rashid’s salary now is Ksh550,000, plus other allowances and perks.
Lulu Hassan Net Worth
Hassan has been in the media for quite a long time. She has no doubt amassed a huge fortune with the bulk of her wealth, coming from her journalism career. Despite her obvious riches, Lulu Hassan prefers to lead a modest lifestyle. However, the specifics about her assets and liabilities are still under review making it difficult to establish her actual net worth.
Lulu Hassan Education
She pursued her High School Education at Aga Khan Academy in Mombasa and upon her completion, she went for training as a cabin crew hostess, human resource manager, and ticketing officer at Salrene Travel Operations College. She then landed a radio job in Mombasa, and she thought it would be good to have journalism skills, so she had to advance her education by going back to school and studied Communication and Journalism.
Lulu Hassan Career
Lulu Hassan and Her Husband Rashid Abdalla
Speaking of her career, Lulu and her husband have been together not only in their married life but also in the field of journalism. Lulu first worked at Radio Salaam, (where she filled in as an English news presenter) before she was informed by a KTN cameraman that there was a crisis at KTN, where two of KTN’s Swahili anchors were going for maternity leave, and they needed someone to step in, and so she could try her luck by applying for the position. It was there that Lulu was hired after she went for a screen test and she was hired.
Besides reading news together, Rashid and Lulu own a film production company and are the brains behind several popular Swahili TV drama series such as Maria, Pete, Maza, Sarafu which air on Maisha Magic.
Lulu Hassan and Kanze Dena
From KTN she moved to Citizen TV to anchor 7 pm news alongside Kanze Dena. When Kanze was promoted to the State House, her position was taken by Rashid Abdallah, who on the other hand met her at Radio Salaam, when he first joined in 2006. He was then promoted to move to QTV and later NTV, where he worked for years before finally moving to Citizen TV.
Lulu Hassan In Hospital | Lulu Hassan Accident
Lulu Hassan opened up to her fans on social media about a horrifying accident she had been engaged within 2010. She took to her Instagram to describe how alarmed the accident had left her and how sooner or later she figured she could always be unable to walk once more.
Lulu opened up in the wake of experiencing a successful medical procedure to expel a metal plate on her foot. Despite the fact that the accident influenced her work, strolling style and stance, Lulu was appreciative to God for getting it going.
‘April 19th 2010..I remember this day like it was yesterday…I was going for an assignment in Kisumu but on reaching kapkatet it all happened so fast…i found myself at the siloam hospital in Kericho first aid was being administered.. Next thing I knew I was in the ambulance on my way to Nairobi for an emergency theatre at the Agakhan Hospital.
The next few months would be tough. If you would have asked me then if I thought I would be able to walk or be on my feet again, I wouldn’t have imagine that was possible. But; Alhamdullilah !!! It’s been 7 years walking with a plate on my left femur…On the 30th October,2017 i finally gathered the courage to walk into theatre for a surgery to remove it …i had been relying on this Aluminium plate for the last 7 years after the accident in 2010…. 7 years that saw my walking style and body posture change completely thus affecting my back and work not forgetting the excruciating pain i woud have to endure whenever i wanted to lie down…Alhamdullilah after the Monday surgery; the plate is out…i would like to donate the plate to any elderly patient who may need it and cannot afford it ..hit my inbox.
I will be in bed for some time to recuperate. I would like to thank my family , friends, my boss who constantly reminded me that i needed to do something…Dr Thuranira i dont know how to thank you but you made me have faith with our medical practitioners and introduced me to one Doctor Mogire (He is God sent)…… ..To anyone going through a tough time now… Be encouraged. It shall pass. ..’
She uncovered that she would be away from the screens for some time to permit her an opportunity to recover from the medical procedure. Fans sent her brisk recuperation messages and we additionally wish her a speedy recuperation.
Lulu Hassan Dressing and Dress Code
Since being paired, the couple has filled in as a total closet shift, showing up on our screens rocking matching great planned outfits. Lulu is synonymous for wearing kitenge’s as Rashid mixes in with a matching a handkerchief and bowtie
Lulu Hassan Challenges of Anchoring News With Rashid Abdalla
Changamoto zipo maanake wakati tunaposoma habari, kila mtu anawaangalia na jicho la tatu kutaka kujua kweli hawa leo wamekosana? Unajua kuna wakati mwingine tunasoma habari za huzuni back to back huwezi smile wakati huo, sasa unapata mtu anasema kweli leo hawajapatana, wamekosana? Ratiba yetu nitofauti na mbali na kwamba Jumamosi na Jumapili tuko pamoja studio but during the week huwa hatuko pamoja. Lulu Hassan.
Citizen TV Anchors and Reporters
Her fellow news team at Citizen TV include:
- Waihiga Mwaura
- Yvonne Okwara Matole
- Jeff Koinange
- Victoria Rubadiri
- Trevor Ombija
- Lilian Muli
- Hussein Mohammed (resigned)
- Swaleh Mdoe
- Mwanahamisi Hamadi
- Nimrod Taabu
- Mashirima Kapombe
- Jamila Mohamed
- Rashid Abdalla
- Asha Mwilu (investigative reporter)
Quick Facts About Lulu Hassan
Frequently Asked Questions About Lulu Hassan
Who is Lulu Hassan?
Lulu is a well-known news anchor for the Kenyan free-to-air television channel, Citizen TV. Prior to joining Citizen TV, he wrote for KTN as a Swahili anchor and Radio Salaam as an English news presenter.
How old is Lulu?
Lulu is a Kenyan national born on April 24, in Kenya. However, she has not shared her year of birth with the public, as it is not documented anywhere as of 2020.
How tall is Lulu?
Lulu has not shared her height with the public. Her height will be listed once we have it from a credible source.
Is Lulu married?
Yes, she is married to Rashid Abdalla. They got married in 2007 and together they have three children. The couple has a simple but elegant home in Kwale County, Coast, where she resides with their children.
How much is Lulu worth?
Lulu has not yet revealed her net worth. We will update this section when we get and verify information about the wealth and properties under her name.
How much does Lulu make?
Lulu earns an estimated Ksh 300,000 plus over 100,000 in allowances while Rashid’s salary now is Ksh550,000, plus other allowances and perks.
Where does Lulu live?
She is a resident of Kwale County, Coast, Kenya, we shall upload pictures of her house as soon as we have them.
Is Lulu dead or alive?
Lulu is alive and in good health. However, there were reports that she had herself involved in an accident.
Where is Lulu now?
Lulu is pursuing her career in journalism. She is working as a news reporter on Citizen TV.
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