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Notable SANigerians:Moky Makura

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Moky MakuraMoky Makura is a Nigerian-born South African actress and presenter best known for her presenting on the news and actuality show Carte Blanche, and for her starring role as Folake Abayomi on the drama series Jacob's Cross.

Makura was born in Nigeria and educated in England where she received an honours degree in politics, economics and law from Buckingham University.

She worked in the UK for Redwood Publishing, Paragon Communications, Hill & Knowlton, PGC Promotions and Lynne Franks PR.


In 1998 she returned to Africa and was appointed General Manager of Text 100 and then PR Manager to Iridium Africa. She launched RED PR, her own company, in July 1999 before moving on to an executive position at FCB Redline.

Makura sold her company, Red PR, to FCB and continues to consult independently to various companies.


Character                                                                     Show

Presenter - Herself                                             Carte Blanche - Season 1
Folake Abayomi                                                Jacob's Cross - Season 1
Folake Abayomi                                                Jacob's Cross - Season 2
Folake Abayomi                                                Jacob's Cross - Season 3
Folake Abayomi                                                Jacob's Cross - Season 4

Courtesy TVSA


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