Biography of Boma
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Many BBNaija viewers who have been glued to their screens have been wondering who BBNaija Boma is.
Boma, who is 34 years old and is from Delta state, goes by the full name Boma Akpore.
The single mother and grandmother of the Big Brother Naija season 6 housemate raised him in Yaba, Lagos. Boma, who is currently unmarried, once endured a disastrous marriage.
Award-winning actor, model, and producer of motion pictures Boma. The television personality was cast as “Azibo” in the acclaimed upcoming movie “Protector of the Gods,” starring award-winning actor Hill Harper. He works as a masseuse, bartender, and mixologist on the side; you could absolutely call him multidimensional at this point.
Boma has experienced a significant amount of the “life is not fair” series. He admitted to working to support himself through school even though he was being raised by his single mother in an interview with Big Brother.
Early years and education of Boma
Naija Boma Akpore is the sole child of his single mother and was born and reared in Lagos, Nigeria. Growing up, he played football in the hopes of joining the Nigeria Super Eagles.
He can add ten years of experience to their resume. He made the majority of his hustle while residing in Europe. He loved football as well, but due to an injury, he was unable to develop.
The BBNaija star completed his primary and secondary education in Lagos State before working hard to finance his tertiary education. However, the sad thing happened in his final year when he had to drop out due to financial difficulties.
The adage “there’s a light at the end of the tunnel” is applicable to Boma’s experience because saving up his hard-earned cash to register in a film school marked the apex of his life.
How Boma Began His Career
The reality TV star from BBNaija is a complex person. Boma is a former football player, model, actor, masseuse, mixologist, and bartender.
Boma was discovered in 2003 by Ola Olowu, the elder brother of his longtime best friend and a representative of the renowned Nigerian advertising firm TBWA. As one of the biggest telecommunications networks in Africa, Boma was picked for a campaign with MTN.
In 2004, he also participated in Nigerian Fashion Week, one of the biggest fashion events in the nation. The newest model to walk that runway was Boma. He was quickly in demand and went on to work as a model for prestigious brands including Emmy Collins, Adedakare Couture, and JD 7.
Career breakthrough for Boma
In the early stages of his modeling career, 34-year-old Akpore was blessed with prosperity. This gave him the opportunity to walk the runway for prestigious fashion houses as Christian Door, JD7 Couture, Nobel Afrik, Ralph Lauren, Vivid Imagination, Valentino, and many more.
Boma has posed for numerous well-known beverage manufacturers, including Coca-Cola, Heineken, Harp, Guinness, etc. Not excluded from the list of businesses he has modeled for are MTN, GLO, and Nokia.
Boma was given the chance to participate as a model at the RUNWAY CHARITY FASHION SHOW in London in 2008. Boma was the sole model from Nigeria invited to the Haute African Fashion show in Dallas, Texas, in 2010.
The star of the BBNAija TV show also dived for football in 2011. He won the league cup in the Long Island Football League Division in 2012 while playing soccer for the New York Irish Rovers. In order to enhance his football abilities, he visited Belgium in 2013. But because of his injuries and difficulty to obtain a work visa, he was unable to continue.
The Nigerian model, who was progressing in his modeling profession, visited New York in 2011. He modeled for Ralph Lauren in-store and appeared in the 2011–2012 New York Fashion Week.
The star of the BBNAija TV show enrolled in New York Film Academy while visiting the city. He has appeared in widely watched television programs like Law & Order and The Blacklist.
The 34-year-old has experienced extensive travel throughout his life. His advancement and achievement are entirely the result of his perseverance and accomplishment in the face of obstacles.
In 2020, the star of the BBNAija TV show established his film production company, Bonzy Blues Global Partners LLC. Its emphasis is on media events and TV production.
Being chosen as a ‘Shine Ya Eye’ BBNaija Season 6 Housemate, battling for the enormous sum of N90,000,000, is another major accomplishment for Boma. Following this occurrence, his fan base has continued to expand. His Twitter handle is @teambomaapkore, and his Instagram handle is @bomaapkore. The BRAVE-HEARTS are Boma’s devoted followers.
Boma’s Prominent Moment
The star of the BBNAija TV show paid for his film school.
2005’s Catwalk Model Awards named him the year’s best male fashion model.
2009’s Nigerian Model Achievers Award’s Best Runway Model category.
The BBNaija star has unquestionably prospered over his career, but it is unknown how much money he is currently worth.