CNN News on the new call for Biafra independence, the past Nigerian Biafra Civil War, the injustice thats been taking place in the Southeast of Nigeria popularly known as Biafra or Bight of Biafra. This CNN News was anchored by Zain Ejiofor Asher, who’s also the younger sister of actor Chiwetel Ejiofor.
About Zain Asher?
Zain Ejiofor Asher is the younger sister of actor Chiwetel Ejiofor. She is of Igbo descent; her family originated in Ezeagu, Enugu state. Zain is a professional news anchor at CNN International who is based in New York City. She currently anchors the weekend edition of CNN Newsroom, and can regularly be seen filling in on the network’s premier business programs, Quest Means Business, The Express and First Move with Julia Chatterley.
Asher also hosts Marketplace Africa, CNNI’s weekly business show about the continent and its place within global markets, and often interviews CEOs and world leaders for the program.
She has anchored CNN’s special coverage around #MyFreedomDay, a global call to action that raised awareness of modern-day slavery all over the world.