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Being of the best in the industry, Mo Abudu has created impact with her effort and gift as a media mogul.
Mo Abudu Biography
Mosunmola Abudu born September 11, 1964, better known as Mo Abudu is a Nigerian media personality, philanthropist and former human resources management consultant.
Forbes describes her as “Africa’s Most Successful Woman” and she is also among the “25 Most Powerful Women in Global Television” as described by The Hollywood Reporter.
She was born in Hammersmith, West London but originally hails from Ondo State, south-western part of Nigeria.
Early Life and Education
Mo Abudu is hails from Ondo Town, Ondo State, Nigeria but born and raised in Hammersmith, West London.
She is the first daughter in a family of three whom she grew up together with.
Mo Abudu attended Ridgeway School, MidKent College before she proceeded to West Kent College.
After obtaining her degree she had her Master’s degree in Human Resource Management from the University of Westminster, London.
Mo Abudu is also a member of the British Psychological Society with qualification in occupational and personality testing.
She received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters (Honouris Causa) from Babcock University in 2014.
She also earned an honorary doctorate degree in 2018 from The University of Westminster for her contributions to the broadcasting industry in Nigeria.
The same year, University of Westminster awarded Mo an honorary degree of Doctor of Arts.
Mo Abudu began her career in 1983 when she was selected to be the brand ambassador for AVON Cosmetics for the African market.
She too her career professional when she started working as a recruitment consultant in 1987 with the Atlas Recruitment Consultancy firm in the UK.
She worked with Starform Group in 1990 before she returned to Nigeria in 1993.
She started her program Moments with Mo, and later founded a television station Ebony Life Television, an entertainment television.
Mo Abudu Net Worth
Mo Abubu has is a top Nigerian media personality with an estimated net worth of $10 million.
Mo Abudu Wife
Mo Abudu was formerly married to Tokunbo Abudu. She has a son and a daughter.