Christina Lamb is a prominent British journalist and author currently working as Chief Foreign Correspondent for The Sunday Times. In addition, he has won 16 major awards, including four British Press Awards and the European Prix Bayeux-Calvados for war correspondents.
In addition, Lamb is a Global Fellow for the Wilson Center for International Affairs in Washington DC, a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and an Honorary Fellow of University College, Oxford. Appointed an OBE by the Queen in 2013 for services to journalism.
Christina is the author of ten books, including I Am Malala, co-authored with Malala Yousafzai, and the bestseller The Africa House. I Am Malala was named Popular Non-Fiction Book of the Year at the 2013 British National Book Awards.
Christina Lamb Age
Christina Lamb was born in London, United Kingdom on May 15, 1965. She is 57 years old.
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Lamb stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches (about 1.70 meters).
Christina Lamb Education
She attended and graduated with a diploma from Nonsuch High School for Girls located in Cheam, England. Later, Christina entered the University of Oxford and graduated with a BA in Arts in Politics, Philosophy and Economics.
Christina Lamb Family
Christina was born to her loving father Kenneth Ernest Edward and supportive mother Anne in London, United Kingdom. Kenneth was an accountant by profession. On the other hand, her mother was an IT instructor by profession.
Spouse Christina Lamb
She is a married woman with her loving and sweet husband named Paulo Anunciação. As a duo, they exchanged their wedding vows in 1999 and are celebrating their 23 year anniversary and are the proud parents of a child named Laurentius.
Salary Christina Arni
Christina receives an annual salary of $88,774 per year. This is in line with the salaries of The Sunday Times presenters and reporters.
Christina Lamb Net Worth
Lamb has an estimated net worth of $1 million – $5 million.
Career Christina Lamb
She was awarded Young Journalist of the Year for her coverage of the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan in 1988. Lamb traveled as a journalist with the Mujahideen fighting the Soviet occupation. There, Christina spent the next two years living in Peshawar. For more than thirty years, he has reported on Pakistan and Afghanistan and is based in Washington and Johannesburg for The Sunday Times and Islamabad and Rio de Janeiro for the Financial Times.
In addition, he has covered wars from Angola to Syria, Iraq to Libya, traveled to the remote reaches of the Amazon to visit remote tribes, and repression from Eritrea to Zimbabwe.
Christina pays special attention to issues such as the plight of Afghan women, Yazidi sex slaves in Iraq and girls kidnapped by Boko Haram in Nigeria. He was deported from Pakistan in November 2001 after revealing details of a covert operation by rogue elements of the ISI, Pakistan’s military intelligence agency, to smuggle arms to the Taliban.
Lamb narrowly escaped with her life in 2006 when she was ambushed by Taliban British troops in Helmand. In October 2007, he was on Benazir Bhutto’s bus when it blew up.
Christina is also a member of the international board of the Institute for War & Peace Reporting (IWPR). In addition, Christina is a patron of the UK-registered charity Afghan Connection. He wrote an article in the Sunday Times in April 2021 covering Prince Philip’s funeral.
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