Tue 01 Mar 2011 12:21 PM
Laila Abid

Laila Abid

Industry: Media

Designation: Journalist

Country: Holland /Morocco

Occupation: Journalist

Moroccan born journalist, Laila Abid is a news-anchor with the Dutch broadcaster, NOS Journaal. In addition to presenting the morning and afternoon news bulletins, Abid also works as a contributing editor for foreign affairs.

A journalism graduate, Abid has worked across a variety of news and current affairs programs since beginning her career in 2001. She started out as a presenter for a Dutch crime programme, AVRO Opsproring Verzocht but soon branched out to working for several other networks including RTV Noord-Holland, Amsterdam FM and commercial news station, BNR Nieuwsradio. In 2008, Abid moved to NOS Journaal, the broadcast supplier of news to Dutch public radio and television and part of the Netherlands Public Broadcasting system.