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Bbc newsreader george alagiah has revealed his cancer has returned, just over two years after he finished treatment for the disease the journalist, who fronts the bbc news at six, was first. George alagiah was born in sri lanka in november 1955 his primary education was in ghana where his parents moved in 1961 he attended secondary school at st john’s college in portsmouth, england and is a graduate of durham university. The latest tweets from george alagiah (@georgealagiah) journalist and author also @bbcalagiah london. George alagiah is 62-years-old and suffers from bowel cancer he was first diagnosed with the disease in 2014, but was told just before christmas that it had returned and he had a ten per cent. George maxwell alagiah, né le 22 novembre 1955 en sri lanka, est un présentateur avec bbc television au royaume-uni avec natasha kaplinsky, il présent le six o'clock news, un téléjournal qui a lieu à 18 h, heure de grande-bretagne.
George alagiah joined the bbc's six o'clock news in january 2003, which he co-presents with natasha kaplinsky in march 2002, he launched bbc four's international news programme before going behind the studio desk, george was one of the bbc's leading foreign correspondents, reporting on events. A message from george alagiah, journalist, presenter, and supporter of the fairtrade foundation (recorded when george was patron of the fairtrade foundation. Bbc newsreader george alagiah has called on the nhs in england to emulate the cancer screening strategy north of the border in an emotional interview with a sunday newspaper, the 62-year-old broadcaster said that he discovered just before christmas that his bowel cancer had come back. The newsreader george alagiah, the bbc’s highest-paid star from a minority ethnic background, is to undergo further treatment for cancer after the disease returned the 62-year-old presenter of.
Bbc news at six presenter george alagiah presented the news hours after confirming his cancer has returned for a second time the 62-year-old news anchor hosted the news as usual on monday night. George maxwell alagiah obe (/ ˌ æ l ə ˈ ɡ aɪ ə / born 22 november 1955) is a british newsreader, journalist and television news presenter since 3 december 2007, he had been the sole presenter of the bbc news at six and had also been the main presenter of gmt on bbc world news since its launch on 1 february 2010. George alagiah became an integral part of bbc in the entire year of 1982 he’s also successful of “bafta” prize for researching kosovo issue he was also captured with a woman in a purchasing shop and was regarded as in an extra affair, but that was only a rumor alone.
George maxwell alagiah is a british journalist of tamil ancestry born in 1955 in sri lanka, an island nation located off the southeastern coast of india, he is the son of an engineer and has four siblings. Bbc news presenter george alagiah says his bowel cancer could have been caught earlier if the screening programme in england was the same as in scotland the 62-year-old was first treated in april. Actually being mixed-race in japan (interview with 'half-japanese' people ft farouq) - duration: 6:14 that japanese man yuta 2,417,870 views. George alagiah is best known as the presenter of the bbc news at six and for presenting gmt on bbc world news he recently revealed his cancer has returned four years after he first battled the.