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Who is Nadiya Hussain? Who is her husband Abdal Hussain?

BY Sharmeen Hussain Oct 13, 2022. 03:00 pm UPDATED: Oct 13, 2022. 03:00 pm

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NADIYA Hussain gained notoriety after winning Bake Off in 2015.

Nadiya is currently a well-known influencer and baker who is frequently seen on television.

Who is Nadiya Hussein and how old is she?

An author, television host, and TV chef of British and Bangladeshi descent, Nadiya Jamir Hussain.

She was one of five children—three sisters and two brothers—who were born into the same family on Christmas Day 1984 in Luton, Bedfordshire.

Her father was a chef and the proprietor of an Indian eatery.

However, her mother didn’t care about food and stored things in the household oven.

Nadiya nevertheless became interested in cooking while she was a student.

She then started teaching herself to cook by reading a tonne of cookbooks and watching cooking demos on YouTube.

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She claims to have eaten 18 fish fingers in a row once, which inspired her to create fish finger lasagne, one of her most inventive meals.

The famous baker eventually got married and relocated to Leeds, where she enrolled in an Open University programme.

Nadiya was known and adored by the British people thanks to her participation in The Great British Bake Off, though.

For her contributions to broadcasting and the culinary arts, she was named a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2020 New Year’s Honours.

What TV shows has Nadiya been on?

Nadiya was named The Great British Bake Off’s 2015 champion.

She was the sixth winner of the popular programme.

She prepared 16 frosted buns for the competition, a mille-feuille with raspberry flavour, and “My Big Fat British Wedding Confection,” a multi-tiered cake.

During her acceptance speech, she said: “I’m never gonna put boundaries on myself ever again. I’m never gonna say I can’t do it.

“I’m never gonna say ‘maybe’. I’m never gonna say, ‘I don’t think I can.’ I can and I will.”

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Nadiya frequently makes appearances on Loose Women and The One Show on BBC One.

In 2016, she launched The Chronicles Of Nadiya, her own cooking programme.

In 2017, she moved on to host a new show called Nadiya’s British Food Adventure that was based on a book of the same name.

The programme followed her as she travelled over Britain in search of both classic and unusual British cuisine, which she then recreated in her home.

In 2017, the baker co-hosted the BBC’s Big Family Cooking Showdown with Zoe Ball.

She began hosting Nadiya’s Family Favourites on BBC Two in July 2018; the programme featured recipes for family and friends.

She participated in a six-part BBC2 programme called Time To Eat in 2019 that examined delicious, inexpensive, quick meals.

On the Big Family Cooking Showdown, Nadiya also made an appearance.

In Nadiya: Anxiety And Me, she discussed her own issues with mental health and tried to identify and treat its causes.

In 2020, Nadiya debuted her own programme, Nadiya Bakes, in which she demonstrates to viewers how to make traditional baked goods with contemporary touches.

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She is Nadiya’s American Adventure’s host as well.

In 2021, Nadiya started hosting Nadiya’s Fast Flavours, a show that focuses on easy and quick meals for regular people.

In February 2022, Nadiya spoke in-depth about her life, work, and challenges with bullying and mental health during an hour-long interview with Kate Garraway for Life Stories.

She returned to television in 2022 with her popular BBC Two programme, Nadiya’s Everyday Baking.

Nadiya is a TV celebrity in addition to being an author.

In addition to works like The Secret Lives of the Amir Sisters, she also wrote Bake Me A Story, a children’s book with stories and recipes.

She also writes a monthly piece for The Time Magazine and is a Contributing Editor for BBC’s Good Food.

Additionally, her recipes have appeared in The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Sun on Sunday’s Fabulous magazine, BBC’s Good Food, and The BBC.

Who is her husband Abdal Hussain?

Abdal Hussain, a technical manager at Computer Sciences with a base in Leeds, is Nadiya’s husband.

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She was 19 when they were married in 2004 in a customary Bangladeshi wedding.

How many children does  Nadiya Hussein have ?

The couple have three children – two sons and a daughter – Musa, Dawyd. and Maryam.

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