She was born on the 16th of November 1980 in Njaaba, a community in Oru Local Government Area of Imo State.
Empress has a dual citizenship, with her father as a Nigerian and mother a Cameroonian. She is from Imo State in south eastern Nigeria.
Empress had her primary and secondary education in her home town where she obtained her first and secondary school certificates respectively.
She later went to Olabisi Onabanjo University in Osun State to have a Bachelor’s degree in English.
Her Acting Career
Empress Njamah made her entry into Nollywood in 1995 as a teenage actress. She rose to fame and recognition after her brilliant roles in movies like “Missing Angel” in 2004 and “Liberian Girl” in 2006 respectively.
Empress is beautiful, very creative, skillful and exceptionally talented Nollywood actress known for good interpretation of roles in movies. She can as well accept any character given to her.
She is currently a regular face in the Nigerian movie industry, doing excellently well to the delight of her numerous fans.
Empress has starred in several Nollywood movies, some and most recent of which are:
• The Pastor and The Harlot
• The Missing Angel
• Liberian Girl
• You Broke My Heart
• When Love Die
• Red Hot
• Extreme Mission
• Love of My Life
• She Devil among others.
Empress Njamah has in her years in the acting profession earned several awards and nominations. They include:
• Most promising actress in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• Best supporting actress in Nigeria at the African Movie Academy Awards.
• Best actress in Nigeria at the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
• Most prominent actress in Nigeria at the Best of Nollywood Awards.
In 2006, Empress Njamah set up foundation known as “House of Empress”, a non-governmental organization created to cater for children and the vulnerable in our society. The 10th Anniversary of this laudable achievement was marked in 2016.
Her Personal Life
Empress is not yet married but expresses fear for high cases of divorce in Nigeria and especially among Nollywood celebrities.
Her Net Worth
Empress Njamah is indeed a force to reckon with in the Nigerian entertainment industry, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $700,000 dollars.