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Entertainment of Friday, 13 May 2022


Five Nigerian media personalities that are making a difference

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Nigeria is blessed with beautiful and highly intelligent women who can be found in different sectors of the country, including politics, sports, entertainment, movies and of course media.

The media industry surprisingly is dominated by female presenters, both on radio and TV.

These talented women are hot and got angelic voices that keep their listeners and viewers glued to radio and TV sets.

In this article, we highlight the top media personalities that inspires this generation.

1. Mo Abudu

Mosunmola Abudu, popularly known as Mo Abudu, is a talk show host, TV producer, media personality, human resources management consultant, entrepreneur and philanthropist.

Abudu started off her career in the UK as a recruitment consultant in 1987, becoming a branch manager. She went on to work for the Starform Group, managing the Corporate Credit Management Exhibition from 1990 to 1992.

Mo Abudu launched Ebony Life Television, “Africa’s first Global Black Multi-Broadcast Entertainment Network” on 1 July 2013.

Ebony Life TV is a multi-platform broadcaster set to reach Africa’s most important target demographic, the custodians of the present and the future.

2. Toke Makinwa

Toke Makinwa is a Nigerian radio personality, television host, and vlogger. She is known for co-hosting The Morning Drive on Rhythm 93.7 FM.

She rose to fame after the premiere of her late night radio show, “Rhythms of the Night”. This pretty diva hosted the 25th edition of the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria Pageant in 2010 and continues to be a fashion icon.

Her beautiful face has appeared in major magazines such as Complete Fashion Magazine, City People, ThisDay Style, Exquisite Magazine to mention but a few.

3. Tolulope Toolz Oniru

Tolu Oniru, popularly known as Toolz, is a Nigerian radio personality, talk show host, and presenter.

She is considered to be one of the best voices on radio. This diva is of international quality as she has worked with MTV in London before joining Beat FM.

She was born and bred up in the UK but decided to move back to Lagos in 2009 and she currently hosts the Midday Show on Weekdays on The Beat 99.9 FM.

4. Zainab Balogun

26-year-old Zainab Balogun is a Nigerian actress, model and television presenter.

Zainab works as a television presenter for Ebony Life TV on DStv Channel 165 and currently co-hosts and produces The Spot, the channel’s leading talk show.

She is also a presenter and associate producer on Jumia TV, and she co-founded “The J-ist TV”, an online entertainment web-series that highlight African culture and a range of topical issues.

5. Nancy Isime

Nancy Isime is a Nigerian, model, actress and Television host had her pathway with Hip TV’s Trending show, a tv show she’s been hosting for almost over a decade now.

Isime had featured in quite a number of movies and her acting game had always earned her some good reputations over the years.

Nancy Isime has hosted several editions of the Headies Awards. She has also been the host of The Voice Nigeria Season 3 and hot to her own show The Nancy Isime show.