Amanda Dara Afolabi is her real name but widely known as Amanda Dara. She is a good Nigerian TV presenter, Red Carpet and Event host. She is also a model and an entrepreneur.
She was born 26 October 1995 in Lagos State. She hails from one of the south western states of Nigeria, though actual place of her birth is not known. Dara has other sibling.
Amanda Dara had her Primary and Secondary education in Lagos state respectively.
She later bagged a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems at Babcock University, Ogun State.
Dara began her career as a presenter at a young age of nineteen when she co-hosted the show, ‘Youth Alive’.
She has grown to become one of the leading TV hosts in the country.
Fortune smiled on Amanda early in her career as she got a presenting job with EbonyLife TV.
Her popularity grew when she became the host of one of the TV’s shows and eventually turned a household name with her brands.
Amanda also works with Television Continental (TVC) where she serves as the co-host of the lifestyle show, E-Splash with Ariyike Dimples.
She has worked as a host at several events and red carpet shows across Nigeria.
The highly creative, talented and versatile presenter is the CEO of the fashion brands, Dara Naturals and Dara Accessories.
Amanda is a model with several brands. She is the brand Ambassador of Lush Nigeria.
Dara is also an entrepreneur. In 2017, she founded two fashion brands, namely, Dara Naturals and Dara Accessories.
She also serves as the CEO of Scale Up Nigeria, an initiative set up to help micro SMEs and Sole Traders grow their businesses.
Amanda Dara has become one of Instagram’s top Influencers who has promoted the businesses of many brands in Nigeria. Notable examples are Airvy Atelier, Rare Magic Gallery, Jemmies Impression, Just Fab Signaturez, Fayrouz Nigeria, Olú David, Ayodele Jayne, House Of Tyeeah, Ankara 247, Loreal Pro Educator Nigeria and many others.
Amanda Dara is not yet married, but widely believed to be in a serious relationship with her ideal man. She has chosen to keep her family affairs top secret from the public and social media.
Amanda Dara is indeed a force to reckon with in the Nigerian entertainment industry as a presenter and model with an estimated net worth of $300,000 dollars.