Chioma Chukwuka Akpota is a famous Nollywood actress, television personality, singer, model, entrepreneur and a philanthropist. She was born on 12th March 1980 in Oraifite, Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. She is currently 37 years old.
She completed her primary school education at Onward Nursery and Primary School in Lagos, Nigeria and obtained her First School Leaving Certificate. After completing her primary school education, Chioma Chukwuka proceeded to Federal Government Girls College in Onitsha, Anambra State, Nigeria for her secondary school education and obtained her West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing her secondary school education, Chioma Chukwuka proceeded to Lagos State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Banking and Finance. In 2000, Chioma Chukwuka joined the Nigeria movie industry (Nollywood) and acted in her first movie “The Handkerchief”. Due to her innocent role in movie, her ability to avoid sex roles in movie and her ability to avoid social media scandal, she is fondly called Nollywood Virgin by movie lovers.
Chioma Chukwuka has acted in more than 200 Nollywood movies which include Red Soil, Double Game, Asunder, Dead in Faith, Desperate Ambition, Disguise, Sins of the Flesh, Odum na Akwaeke, etc. Chioma Chukwuka co-produced and starred in the award winning and blockbuster movie “On Bended kneels”
In 2007, Chioma Chukwuka received the Best Actress award in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards for the movie “Sins of the Flesh”. In 2010, Chioma Chukwuka won the award for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Afro Hollywood Awards. In 2006, Chioma Chukwuka got married to her long time boyfriend, Franklin Akpotha and the marriage is blessed with beautiful kids.
In 2010, Chioma Chukwuka won the award for Best Prize Actress in a Leading Role at the Event Afro Hollywood Awards. In 2014, Chioma Chukwuka was nominated as a brand ambassador of the year at the ELOY Awards. Chioma Chukwuka has managed to avoid media attention and social media scandal in the course of her career and due to her innocent movie roles she is fondly called “Nollywood Virgin” by movie lovers.
Chioma Chukwuka is currently one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $2 million.