What Happened To Ginella Massa, Where Is She Going Now?

 

Television journalist Ginella Massa is from Canada ( Source : twitter )

CTV's Ginella Massa gave birth to her baby on October 21, 2022 which caused her to be absent from the show.

Ginella Massa is a Canadian Screen Award recipient and Canada's first hijab-clad television news reporter, local anchor, and national host.

She presently serves as the anchor of CANADA TONIGHT WITH GINELLA MASSA, which airs on the CBC News Network on weeknights at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT.

In 2015, Massa made history when she was hired as a video journalist for CTV News in Kitchener, Ontario. She is said to be the first television news reporter in North America to wear a hijab on-air.

After 2016's evening newscast at CityNews Toronto was anchored by her, she gained fresh notoriety on a global scale.

What Happened To Ginella Massa?

Ginella Massa recently gave birth to a baby girl which caused her to miss her usual slot at CTV News.

She posted the information and a picture of her baby on Instagram, where many well-wishers congratulated her. Consequently, the career of Toronto journalist Ginella Massa has been filled with firsts.

As a video journalist with CTV News in Kitchener, Ontario, she is said to be the first TV news reporter in North America to wear a hijab on camera.

Recently, Ginella Massa gave birth to her beautiful baby in October
Recently, Ginella Massa gave birth to her beautiful baby in October ( Source : instagram )

Ginella has worked for local and national news organizations in television and radio for more than ten years, both behind the scenes and on-air.

She has broadcasted for CTV News, CityNews, Newstalk 1010, and Rogers TV, among others. The Globe and Mail, The National Post, Chatelaine, and Refinery29 Canada have all published her writing.

Where Is Ginella Massa Going Now?

Ginella Massa from CTV News is coming back to her hosting duties after the birth of her child. 

It is obvious that Ginella Massa would require rest for a few days before jumping back to work. Even though both mother and child are healthy, it is understandable that she would require some rest.

Many of her fans were concerned she might be leaving the show following her delivery and absence on TV. However, she isn't leaving the show and will be back after some rest with her baby.  

Ginella Massa, the first hijabi anchor in Canada
Ginella Massa, the first hijabi anchor in Canada ( Source : rrj )

Asper the source, the Canadian Screen Award winner said, "It's a dream come true to be part of Canada's national public broadcaster and to have a national platform."

"I consider news to be a public good. And that's what's nice about working for a public broadcaster: there are fewer financial considerations than there are with a private news network. Since we receive public funding, I take this role very seriously."

Who Is CBC Host Ginella Massa Husband?

Ginella Massa wed her husband in Toronto in 2018, however, the identity and name of her husband haven't been made public. She also has children of her own.

Massa was conceived in a non-Muslim household. She became a Muslim as a result of her mother's conversion.

Ginella Massa published a picture of her mother-in-law on her 70th birthday
Ginella Massa published a picture of her mother-in-law on her 70th birthday ( Source : instagram )

She holds honors degrees from Seneca College and York University, and since 2010, she has worked both on-air and behind the scenes for regional and national Canadian news organizations, such as CTV News, CFRB, and Rogers Television.

She has also had work published in The Globe and Mail and the National Post.

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