She was born November 28, 1988 in Lagos. She moved to North London, in the United Kingdom at an early age of one where she grew up.
Stephanie attended St Mary’s Church of England Primary School in North London, a place she described as “a really small school where Christianity was taken very seriously”.
She later had a Bachelor’s degree in Media and Communications at Brunel University.
Stephanie began her entertainment career in London. In 2010, Stephanie won the MTV Freederm Presenter Competition, which saw her starring in a TV advert.
The same year 2010, she was commissioned by OHTV, (UK) for her documentary work on young Nigerians called “Christmas in Lagos”.
In 2011, Stephanie trained with Media Trust on their TV Diversity programme London 360, a Community Channel (UK). Later in the year, Magazine-Style news show offered her a role as a presenter.
Stephanie Coker moved back to Nigeria in 2011 and got her first job with MTV Base Africa as an anchor of the countdown show “Street Request”.
She has since worked on various projects and shows including Cool FMs Midday Oasis Show, MTVs Big Friday Show (with Basketmouth), Tinsel on Africa Magic.
In 2013, Stephanie alongside Bovi and Pearl co-hosted the Guinness Colourful World of More Concert, an event earlier scheduled to be anchored by Bow Wow.
In 2015, Stephanie emerged on the cover page of the Exquisite Magazine’s “Love Edition”.
She also became the host for The Voice Nigeria in 2016. The versatile young woman also featured as ‘Feke’ in the popular Nigerian TV Series Tinsel and a popular sitcom program “Hustle” as ‘Cindy’.
On 6 December 2013, Baileys Nigeria announced Stephanie Coker and Veronica Ebie-Odeka as the hosts of the Newradio show: Baileys Boutique.
Awards and Nominations
Stephanie Coker is a recipient of a number of awards and nominations some and most recent as:
• 2014 Nominee and later won the Exquisite Lady of the Year (ELOY)’s TV Presenter of the Year.
• 2014 Nominee as the Nigerian Broadcaster of the year at the Nigerian Broadcasters Merit Awards (NBMA). The award was later won by Helen Paul.
Her Personal Life
On August 12, 2017, Stephanie Coker got married to Olumide Aderinokun, on the Greek Island of Mykonos. They welcomed their baby boy in November 2019.
Her Net Worth
Stephanie Coker currently works as a host for Arise TV’s The Morning Show, rated one of the richest and most influential star in the entertainment industry with a net worth of about $300,000 dollars.