| Date of Birth :|| Nov 17th, 1985
| Age :||32 Years old
Ore Oduba is a sports presenter and TV personality born on November 17, 1985 in London. Ore’s nationality is British and his ethnicity is Nigerian. According to Ore’s bio, his ethnicity comes from Nigerian parents who raised him in London alongside his three siblings. Known for having hosted the famous children’s news program “Newsround” for six years, Ore currently works for BBC Sport.
Net Worth and Salary
Recent investigation and analysis has claimed Ore Oduba’s net worth to be at a fine figures of $200K. Having widely lauded as one of the best hosts of BBC Sport, he earns a salary of $50,000 from the channel alone. Also, the title win of “Strictly Come Dancing” has further boosted Ore’s net worth. Ore joined Dumpton School and later Canford School for education. In 2008, he had graduated from Loughborough University in Sports Science and Social Science. For his love for sports broadcasting, he immediately sought out a job in “The Network” which is an Edinburgh based television. His breakout project came soon after his graduation from college; he got a job as a reporter and breakfast bulletin presenter in “Newsround” in the year 2008. He partnered up with Sonali Shah to present the bulletin until 2011. He has also hosted “Sportsround” and “Match of the Day Kickabouts”. He has also served BBC Breakfast and BBC Radio 5 Live for their sports bulletins. He is also a regular guest at CBBC shows like “Sam & Mark's TMi Friday”, “All Over the Place” and “Hacker Time”. He and Sonali even participated in “Let's Dance for Comic Relief” in 2013 but were soon eliminated. But Ore, teaming up with Joanne Clifton took part in “Strictly Come Dancing” in 2016 and won the title. He has presented “Claimed and Shamed”, BBC One’s “New Year Live” and currently presents sports bulletins for BBC Sport.
Ore Oduba is married to his longtime girlfriend Portia Oduba in 2015. The couple met during late 2000s at Loughborough University. Ore started dating Portia in 2010 and were together for 4 years before he first proposed to her. The wedding was held at Kent in November, 2015. Ore and his wife Portia do not have any children as of now but are living a happy married life. Ore had been deemed to be gay and people still ask him about any gay partners, to which he has replied with his wedding to Portia. Because Ore has a wife the rumors of him being gay are probably false.
Height and Weight
At a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 meters), Ore has a weight of 78 kg. Fit, stocky and a well suited man most of the times; he has a charming appearance although sometimes quirky. He has been eternally adored by kids and adults alike. He has short dark hair and dark brown eyes. Ore’s body measurements suggest he likes to keep himself active and in shape.
Wiki and Facts
This wonderful fun loving guy can be reached out to all across the social platforms. Ore is active in social media with his accounts in Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat and Google+. Ore is present on Twitter as @OreOduba where he has a decent fan following of 41.6K. His rising popularity after Strictly Come Dancing has pushed his Instagram followers at 52.1K. Fans can tune into his shows in BBC Sport. Ore’s bio can be extensively read at BBC’s website, Ore’s personal website and his Wikipedia and IMDB pages.