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Amaka Ubaka

Amaka Ubaka anchors 7News Today in New England and 7News at Noon.

She joined 7News as a reporter in May, 2016. Before that she was a reporter in Orlando, Florida, in Omaha, Nebraska and in Redding, California.

Amaka is Nigerian-American and her name means “beautiful” in one of the many languages spoken in Nigeria.

A Florida native, she has fully embraced living in New England! Amaka enjoys going to Celtics, Patriots, and Red Sox games and she’s learning how to ski. She loves meeting new people and learning their stories. She’s served as emcee for several charity events including for Project Hope, a Boston non-profit working to move families out of poverty.

When she’s not working you’ll find Amaka in the gym and taking Spanish classes. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Miami.