Yado Yakub aka Ali ‘Yado’ Yakub is the spouse of Margaret Brennan, she’s an American Journalist and moderator of Face the Nation on CBS News. on May 2nd, 2021, the couple welcomed their second baby, and Margaret showed her excitement on Instagram by posting the picture of newborn baby, she captioned “We’re thrilled to share that our son Malek Murphy Yakub joined us this past week and expanded our family to a party of four. Our pitbull Callie & I are outnumbered by these amazing boys now..”
Later, she also confirmed that for some time she’s taking her time off the show, she wrote “I’m grateful to @CBSNews to have the privilege of taking maternity leave to recover & bond. I’ll be back on @Facethenation soon. Thank you to @jdickerson for his amazing moderating & support.”
Margaret Brennan best knows for her show ‘Face The Nation,’ the show has been running for 3 decades and also one of the longest-running news programs in the history of television. In 2013, NewsBios/TJFR Group named her as one of the top journalists under the age of 30, and Irish America magazine named her one of the top Irish Americans in Media, in 2010 Margaret received Fulbright Award for international understanding.
Who is Yado Yakub?
Yado Yakub is serving as the Senior Strategic Advisor for Southern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa at SAS, he’s working in this position since September 2019. Yakub earned a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from the University of Virginia and attended the University of Miami School of Law and graduated with Law Degree. While pursuing his education, Yakub wrote a piece titled “The Islamic Roots Of Democracy,” and his piece was published by the University of Miami International and Comparative Law Review.
In 2004, Yakub earned his Legal license in the state of Florida during the time of writing his license has expired, he also has a legal license in Washington DC which he acquired in 2007, and the license is still active. After graduating, he began his career as the Legislative Correspondent at Office of Unites States Senator Joseph Biden and served there from May 2000 to July 2001, while working there he drafted memoranda on legislative issues including campaign finance reform and rail transportation. From October 2004 to December 2006, Yakub worked as the Associate Attorney at Diaz & Kaiser, LLP, his role was to draft pleadings, attended hearings for civil litigation involving contracts, real estate transactions, civil theft, money laundering, and bank fraud.
In December 2016, he joined PwC as a Consultant and worked there until June 2019. During his tenure working in PwC, he worked with U.S. and multinational firms to develop programs to ensure compliance with international anti-corruption regulations. Also, Yakub developed programs for foreign government agencies to reorganize and improve their national security and economic policies. Since January 2007, he’s working with Marine Corps Recruiting as the Lieutenant Colonel, Jude Advocate, and Foreign Area Officer, Yakub served as the Middle East Advisor, Congressional Advisor, International Lawyer, and Law Instructor. Now, he’s working as the Senior Strategic Advisor for Southern Europe, Middle East, and Africa at SAS.
How old is Yado Yakub?
Yado Yakub was born on July 23, 1977, and from Washington DC, which means he is 43 years old. He was born to Dr. Y. Nabil Yakub (Father) and Rolana I. Yakub (Mother), his father is working as a nephrologist specialized in treating kidney problems at Inova Fairfax Hospital. Yakub’s mother, Rolana was a teacher at a preschool in McLean, Virginia.
Yakub has a sister named Samia Yakub, Samia is serving as the Project Management Specialist, Transparency and Rule of Law at USAID since September 2018. Furthermore, she has 15 years of experience in international project management and communications for the private sector, government, and non-profit clients in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and the Americas.
Know About Yado Yakub Wife
Yado Yakub is married to Journalist Margaret Brennan, the duo first met at the University of Virginia in 1998 and in 2015 they tied the knot. Now, the couple shares two kids, son Eamon (Born on September 11, 2018), and on May 2, 2021, they welcomed another son named Malek Murphy Yakub.
What is Yado Yakub Net Worth?
The Estimated Net Worth of Yado Yakub is between $1.2 Million to $1.5 Million USD.
(Image Source: Margaret Brennan Instagram)