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Naomi Yané is a broadcast journalist, New Yorker and Jersey girl with roots in The Democratic Republic of the Congo. She’s also an evening anchor- reporter for News 12 New Jersey. 


Before returning to New Jersey and joining News 12 as a reporter, Naomi could be seen reporting on Long Island communities for Verizon FiOS 1 News. Before her time at FiOS, she helped New Yorkers navigate through morning traffic on Fox 5’s Good Day New York and on News 12 the Bronx & Brooklyn.

She's covered Bronx communities for BronxNet TV and from May 2010 to June 2017 she worked as a traffic anchor for Spectrum News NY1. 

In 2018 Naomi earned her master's degree from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY, with a concentration in urban reporting.

Naomi is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. She's a dog lover and has a passion for travel--and is fluent in French and Lingala.

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