Monday, November 16, 2009
Passion is the pathway to turn energy within over time into profit. The university of Abuja, Nigeria hosted its first ever reunion recently chaired by a distinguished gentleman Dr. Abdul Jubrin a believer in his alma-mater.
The privilege of the platform was mine as guest speaker, which was shared with several skilled professionals from music (Dbanj, amongst others, stand up comedian) and a South African who flew in to co-compeer the event at the Congress Hall, Transcorp Hilton. Nonhle Thema, who recently celebrated her 28th birthday in Joburg.
God is higher than anything else she says, in between bites of bacon & eggs as she had brunch at her favourite restaurant in Parkhurst, north of Joburg as she punctuates she talked of her career with utterances she owes everything to her relationship with God.
Dstv’s Vuzu TV entertainment presenter, and host for the hit music show O Access, in which she interviews well known artists including A-list celebrities John Legend, Rihanna, 50 Cent to mention a few.
With her recently being announced as the global ambassador of Soft-Sheen-Carson’s Dark and Lovely’s hair products, a role previously held by international songstress Kelly Rowland. Thema follows this ambassadorship not long after she was announced, earlier in the year as the face of Dark and Lovely’s range of body lotions.
She shot a commercial for Dark and Lovely in New York, which she says has been aired on the music and lifestyle BET channel in America.
Am still on cloud nine and I guess I don’t want the feeling to go away,” she says. This must be how newlyweds feel,” adds Thema.
She has travelled round the world and met scores of celebrities, but she remains grounded and practical.
As a lady or going global girl she says, especially to girls who aspire to make something of themselves. “I grew up an ordinary girl who continually chased her dreams. I never worried about boyfriends,” keener to build her brand as she believes finding what you love and pursuing it is the way. Get Educated and do something with your life every day.
AWESOME JOSHUA is Founder, MSN Speech Club and a human performance coach, consultant and compeer for close to a decade. Do reach him via: firstname.lastname@example.org Mobile: 0816-4799-445 or +2773-825-5557