International Journalist| Producer | Essayist
Shortlisted for the Rising Star in Media award at the 2018 British Muslim Awards, Adama is an international
journalist, producer and essayist. From television documentaries, current affairs shows, video packages to op-ed articles, her work has been featured on TRT World, Al Jazeera, the Huffington Post, Black Ballad, African Arguments, the New Arab, Sisters Magazine, the Black Muslim Times and the Islam Channel. Adama's areas of interests include the intersectional relationship between Islam and the African diaspora, African American history, pan Africanism, gender, culture and identity. In 2016, her blog piece on Black Muslim women and the natural hair movement was named as one of the Huffington Post's 'Top 10 editorial picks for that year'. In 2015, she was named a 'Mover and Shaker' for 'Touchbase Africa'. She has lectured and presented at the School of Oriental and African Studies, St. Andrew's university and the School for Social Entrepreneurs. Adama has a Masters of science degree in Middle East in Global politics and a Bachelor of Arts honours degree in History from the University of London. She is currently a news producer for 24-hour international news channel TRT World, and is also a lead producer for the channel's flagship digital show 'NewsFeed'.
The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them
Ida B. Wells
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