Lukwesa Burak Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Salary, Height, Instagram, Net Worth  

Lukwesa Burak is a well-known news presenter and former weather presenter for BBC News in the UK. There are many people who are searching about Lukwesa Burak on the internet for her personal information.

 In this article, we have written about Lukwesa Burak’s personal information such as Biography, Age, Height, Nationality, Instagram, Family, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Husband, Children, Salary, and so on. 

Lukwesa Burak Biography 

Lukwesa Burak was born in 1974, on the 1st of January. She was born in a place called Ndola, Zambia. She was born and raised with her family. Her name Burak was named after her Royal tribal Family. 

She loved animals and she had a collection of spiders. Burak was so close to her father. She loved fishing and when she was small she used to go to the Zambezi river with her father but the boat capsized on a fishing trip and she was hospitalized for four weeks, having caught malaria. 

After she had an interest in flying, she joined the Royal Air Force Air Training Corps but had to leave after injuring her leg during a game of football. 

She was a very talented and smart student at her school. Burak spent her early childhood in Triangle, Zimbabwe, where she attended Murray MacDougall Junior School, she moved to England when she was eight years old and lived in Guiseley, West Yorkshire, and attended Menston Primary School and St Mary’s Catholic High School in Menston, West Yorkshire.

She gained a bachelor’s degree in Geography and European Studies at the University of Sussex when she spent a year in Switzerland and learned to speak French. 

Lukwesa Burak was then awarded a European Union scholarship to complete a Master of Science degree at the University of Leicester. 

She graduated with great results and she was an outstanding student. Keep reading with us to know more about Lukwesa Burak’s personal information.

Lukwesa Burak Profile

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Lukwesa Burak Profile
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Full name Lukwesa Burak 
Common name Burak 
Nickname Not available
Gender Male 
Date of birth 1974,1st of January
Place of birth Ndola, Zambia
Day of birth Tuesday
Age 48 years old as of 2022
Zodiac sign Capricorn
Nationality Zambian
Ethnicity Black
Father name Not available
Mother name Not available
Siblings Not available
Sexual orientationStraight
Marital status Married
Spouse name Neil Barnes 
Children Two kids 
Education qualificationGraduate
School name Murray MacDougall Junior High school
College Name University of Sussex
RelativesNot available
Hobby Animal caring
ProfessionJournalist, TV meteorologist
Turned professional2012
Active years 2012-present
Debut Journalist
Famous for News presenter and former weather presenter for BBC News
Source of  income Journalist, weather reporter 
Salary Under review 
Net worth 1 million dollars approx

Lukwesa Burak Nationality, Religion, Zodiac Sign, and Ethnicity

Lukwesa Burak belongs to Zambian Nationality. She belongs to a Christian family she believes in and follows the Christianity religion. 

Burak’s zodiac sign element is of the earth which is Capricorn. Her ethnicity is Black. Keep reading with us to know more about Lukweas Burak’s personal information.

Lukwesa Burak Age, Height, Weight, Body Measurement, and Body Appearance

Lukwesa Burak’s Age is now 48 years old as of 2022. She has a slim body type and a fit and healthy body. Her Height is around 5 feet 8 inches or 180 cm tall approx. She weighs around 68 kg approx. 

Lukwesa Burak Age, Height, Weight, Body Measurement, and Body Appearance
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Lukwesa has a natural curly black hair color of short length. She has a beautiful pair of black eyes colors. 

Her Body Measurement is chest 37 inches, Waist 27, and Hips 37. Unfortunately, there is no information about Lukwesa Burak’s shoe size but we will update you as soon as we get the information.

Height 5 feet 8 inches or 170 cm or 1.70m 
Weight 68 kg
Body dimension ( i.e. chest, waist, and hips size) 37-27-37 inches
Chest size 37  inches
Waist size 27  inches
Hips size 37 inches
Eye color Black 
Hair ColorBlack 
Hair length         Short
Dress size Not available
Shoe size Not available
Tattoos Not available
Piercing Not available
Body build Slim and healthy

Lukwesa Burak Family and Relationship 

Although Lukwesa Burak loved her father so much and went fishing on vacations, there is not much more information about her parents. She might keep her personal life on her own.

She married Neil Barnes and gave birth to two healthy children. One of her children’s names is Gigi. According to our research, there is not any information about her siblings and relatives. 

Lukwesa loves to spend time with her family and is also passionate about her career. Both Neil Barnes and Lukwesa Burak are happily in love with each other and there is no sign of them having an affair with anyone else. 

Lukwesa Burak Career

After three years in an information technology career, Burak started her media career as a broadcast assistant for BBC Weather and trained as a broadcast meteorologist during this time. 

She began broadcasting as a relief forecaster for BBC regions and nations, eventually joining BBC East Midlands as one of their permanent forecast team, before becoming the lunchtime news anchor.

Burak moved to Sky News in 2006. Her main role involved presenting Sky News overnight, with her typical shift starting at midnight and ending at 06:00. 

During this time she presented Sky News on the Hour from 01:00 to 03:00 and then Sky World News from 03:00 to 06:00, which caters to audiences within Europe, Asia, and Africa. 

Lukwesa Burak Career
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She left Sky News in 2012 but returned in 2013. In May 2016 Burak returned to BBC News, joining BBC East Midlands and BBC World News. She began presenting on the BBC News Channel on 13 August 2016. 

In September Burak became the main presenter of Inside Out East Midlands and the relaunched England edition, which is a weekly round-up of the three best reports from across the country.

Burak went on to anchor the BBC World News channel in London. During her whole career, Burak made Herself strong and get to good results in her life. 

Lukwesa Burak Net worth

Lukwesa Burak is a Zambian professional mixed martial artist who earned A Lot. She has a fair amount of riches.

 Although she lives a humble lifestyle and doesn’t like to show off she loves to live a simple life, she still lives in her own Village.

She has earned quite a lot also from her career as a Meteorologist. Her Net worth increased quite a lot after getting famous. She owns her personal residence and lives in a village. Burak lives in the village of Braybrooke, Northamptonshire.

After the Calculation, Lukwesa Burak’s Net worth is estimated to be around $1 million approx.

Lukwesa Burak Social Media Presence 

She is also quite active on her social media account. She keeps her social media account updated and shares her personal moments with her followers and fans and also interacts with them. She has a huge fan following on her social media account.

Her Instagram account is quite updated but she rarely posts pictures and moments on her account. Burak’s Instagram account has no blue tick Mark on it. She has 108 posts, 2,172  followers, and 396 followings. Her  Instagram account is @lukwesaburakofficial.

Lukwesa Burak Social Media Presence
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She is quite active on her Twitter account. Lukwesa Burak’s Twitter account has the blue tick Mark on it. She joined Twitter in August 2012. She has 2,779 following and 828.9k followers. Her Twitter account is @LukwesaBurak.

These are the social media accounts that she uses. There is no other account than this.

You can find her on Instagram and Twitter by clicking the link below & get into her social media handles in no time.

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