Naga Munchetty, 47, shared her delight as she took to Twitter and praised her new BBC Breakfast co-star. It comes after Hannah Miller, who is a correspondent for ITV News, quit her role on the network.
Taking to the micro-blogging site yesterday, the on-screen correspondent admitted she was excited to take on a new challenge.
Hannah explained she will be joining BBC Breakfast as their new business presenter.
In view of her 25,900 followers, she penned: “I have a new job..! Looking forward to a fresh challenge with the team at @BBCBreakfast. Thanks to some incredible friends and colleagues for their support over the past seven years @itvnews.”
Hannah accompanied the post with an article that detailed her new appointment at the Beeb.
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She is set to join BBC Breakfast to present the business news on Thursdays and Fridays, with Nina Warhurst presenting Monday to Wednesday.
Speaking about her new role, Hannah said: “I am delighted to be joining the BBC Breakfast team at a time where work and money are at the forefront of people’s minds.
“I look forward to continuing the excellent work the team already do in helping audiences to understand complex economic stories, as well as delivering original journalism.”
Richard Frediani, Editor of BBC Breakfast, added to Prolific North: ‘’Hannah Miller is a first class award winning journalist who is a brilliant addition to the BBC Breakfast team.