Nadia Buari Biography

Nadia Buari is a Ghanaian actress born 21 November 1982. She is the daughter of Sidiku Buari, a Ghanaian musician. 

Throughout her elementary school education Nadia was an active member of her school’s drama, and dance club. Following her high school in Mfantsiman Girls, she enrolled in the University of Ghana, Legon, where she majored in Fine Art graduating with a BFA degree in Fine Art and graduated with a BFA degree. She was born in Takoradi, Ghana to a musician and a producer called Alhaji Sidiku Buari and mother who is a beautician called Hajia Buari. Throughout her school life she was actively involved in school drama and dance clubs.

Nadia Buari’s Career

In 2005, Nadia made her first breakthrough when, she premiered on Ghanaian National Television with the TV series Games People Play. Her first movie was “Mummy’s Daughter”, but only after the movie “Beyoncé: The President’s Daughter” she became popular.Later Buari moved from Ghanaian films to Nollywood films around the year 2008. Her breakthrough role in Nollywood was in the film Beyonce & Rihanna as Beyonce alongside Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade Ekeinde who played Rihanna. The film became very popular to both Ghanaian and Nigerian audience. Her other notable Nollywood films include Rough Rider, Beauty and the Beast, Holding Hope and Single and Married.

She is also known for co-starring in films with Nollywood actor Jim Iyke, which has also received attention. Films include the Beyonce & Rihanna film series, Hot Romance and Behind a Smile.

Nadia Buari Business

Unknown to many Nadia Buari is a serial business mogul running several businesses and NGOs. She is the founder and Executive Chairperson of Resolution Security Limited (RSL). A thriving security company designed to protect people, properties and places. At the moment RSL functions for major banks and many reputable companies and houses in the sub-region.

Nadia Buari
Nadia Buari

Nadia is also the CEO of NSB Investment Limited, a real estate development company in charge of anything construction, sale, rent and redevelopment and redesigning of general properties.
Aside all these, Nadia owns and runs the NSB Productions, a company she founded to handle production, promotion and distribution of movies.

Nadia’s love for children became even more evident when she opened a business to manufacture babies’ diapers to support mothers and cater to the needs of all babies in the sub-region. She is currently one of the major manufacturers of babies’ diapers in Africa, spreading her distribution across the continent.

Nadia Buari Twins – Nadia Buari Twins Father

She is a single mother of beautiful twins. She has been engaged to her longtime boyfriend Jim Iyke since March 21, 2014. They have twin daughters together.

Nadia Buari Family – Nadia Buari Mother

Nadia is daughter to Mr Alhaji Sidiku Buari a great composer, actor and a businessman. As the former president and vice president of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) and the International Federation of Musicians (FIM) respectively, it would not be out of place to believe that Nadia’s father has had a huge influence on his daughter’s career as an actress considering the fact that he himself has and still plays a key role in the art industry worldwide. As the first of five children of Mr and Mrs Buari, Nadia has consistently placed her family above all her priorities to the extent that her mother Mrs Caddy Buari is currently not only her manager, but also as a professional beautician. The mum is in charge of all her public appearances. To Nadia, the source of her strength for doing what she is doing is derived first from her believe in God, support from her family and her passion for assiduousness.

Nadia Buari and Husband – Nadia Buari Married

The information about her husband is being updated.

Nadia Buari Awards

In 2013, She won the Pan African Actress award at the annual Nigerian Entertainment Awards (NEA Awards) in New York City. The 2014 African Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards gave her a “special recognition award” in an event held in Accra, Ghana.

  • 2013 – Google’s Most Searched actress in Ghana for the year 2013.
  • 2007 – Best African Actress award by Five Continents Annual Academy Awards organised by Haitians. She repeated this
    2009 – Best African Actress during the 10th and 11th editions in New York.
  • At Zafaa in 2009, an award show organised by the African Community in the UK, Nadia was honored for the role of Best Supporting Actress.
  • She was a Honoree at the Showbiz Honors Ghana, in 2010.
  • In 2010 and 2011 at Ghana Movie Awards, Miss Nadia Buari has picked up the awards for the Best Actress in a Supporting Role.
  • 2012 – Best Actress in a Leading Role at Ghana Movie Awards
  • 2012 – Honoree Award for Recognition of Women Empowerment Efforts at the Niles Diaspora International Film Festival in Uganda
  • 2012 – The African Jewel at the African Goodwill Recognition Award in Los Angeles 2012
  • 2012 – African Women of Worth award at the Queen’s Choice Awards in Ghana
  • 2013 – African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) – Best Actress which she enviably won at the African International Film Festival (AIFF) Ghana.
  • At the African Fashion Week in London, Nadia once again won the award for the Most Fashionable Actress in 2013.

Nadia Buari Movies

  • The Diary Of Imogen Brown, 2013
  • Hands Of Time, 2013
  • Secret Burden, 2013
  • Behind The Mask, 2012
  • Rain, 2012
  • Single & Married, 2012
  • Innocent Sin, 2011
  • Crazy Scandal, 2011
  • Who Owns The City, 2011
  • Checkmate, 2010
  • Trinty, 2010
  • Chelsea, 2010
  • Sin Of The Soul, 2009
  • The King Is Mine, 2009
  • Stone Cold, 2009
  • Behind A Smile, 2009
  • Heart Of Men, 2009
  • Game Boy, 2008
  • Return Of Beyonce, 2008
  • Agony Of The Christ, 2008
  • Beauty & The Beast, 2008
  • Hidden Treasure, 2008
  • In The Eyes Of My Husband, 2008
  • Darkness Of Sorrow, 2006
  • Beyonce (The President’s Daughter), 2006
  • Mummys Daughter, 2006

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