David Akin, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Wiki, Global News, Family, Net Worth, Salary, Wife

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David Akin Biography | Wiki

David Akin is a Canadian journalist and reporter who is currently working as the chief political correspondent for Global News. Akin is also an Award-winning journalist and he covers Canadian federal and electoral politics David features on Global National, on Global News programs across the country, on Corus Radio stations, and also at Globalnews.ca.

David Akin Age

He was born in Montreal, Canada, his age is not known to the public because David likes keeping his personal life private. However, it is just known he began his journalism career in 1993.

David Akin Height

Akin Stands at an average and moderate body measurement height by the look of his photos. However, his body measurement height is approximately around 5ft and 1 inch tall.

David Akin Weight

He has also a moderate body measurement weight by the look of his current photos, unfortunately, the exact measurement of his weight is still under review.

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David was born in Montreal, Canada to a loving parents. Information about his family is not available and we are doing our research about his parents ‘ lives and also to update him about his siblings.


He is a Canadian

David Akin Education

After finishing high school with good grades he went on to study history at the University of Guelph.

David Akin Global News | Career

David did start his career in 1993 working with The Packet and Times in Orillia, Ontario, he was the paper’s city hall reporter. After that, he moved to The Chronicle Journal in Thunder Bay in 1995 and there he worked as a senior reporter and joined The Hamilton Spectator and then the National Post, followed by The Globe and also Mail.

Later Akin became a parliamentary correspondent for CTV News from 2001 to 2008, this was before joining Canwest News Service as a national affairs correspondent. While working at CTV, he won a Gemini Award for his reporting. In addition to that, The Globe and Mail reported that he had resigned from Canwest on the 10th of June 2010, and then become the first reporter for Sun Media’s new all-news cable service.

Additionally, he also became the national bureau chief from 2011 to 2015 working for Sun Media and the Sun News Network and hosting The Daily Brief and then later, the hour-long show Battleground.

Furthermore, Akin is the most prominent and one of the Canadian pioneers who has a better experience and exploration when it comes to using social media and digital as well as computer-assisted tools for newsgathering and also publishing.

Nevertheless, David was honored with the 2017 National Newspaper Award in political reporting for his groundbreaking coverage of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s 2017 Christmas holiday on the Aga Khan’s island in the Bahamas. Throughout his career, his professional responsibilities have taken him to various corners of the globe, where he provided coverage of diverse events.

David Akin’s Net Worth

Akin is a Canadian journalist and reporter whose net worth is approximately around $ 1 million to $ 2 million.

David Akin Salary

David is a popular and skilled American currently working at Global News. Moreover, he earns an annual salary that he receives per year is approximately  $ 46,865 yearly.

David Akin Wife | Spouse

Information about his marital status is that he is married and he currently lives in Ottawa with his wife whose name is not known to the public. When he is not at work he likes playing golf, enjoys cross-country skiing, and also collecting Canadian stamps.

Children | Kids

David and his wife have two lovely kids whose names are not known to the public.

Social Media

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How old is David Akin?

He was born in Montreal, Canada. However, his age is not known to the public because David likes keeping his personal life private.