Nneka Ihim is about to make a splash on The Actual Housewives of Potomac season 8. The 35-year-old businesswoman and lawyer is launched on the hit Bravo sequence as a buddy of Ashley Darby. Nneka joins Ashley, Gizelle Bryant, Karen Huger, Robyn Dixon, Candiace Dillard, Wendy Osefo, and Mia Thornton as the latest forged member on RHOP. As we see within the trailer for season 8, Nneka will get together with among the women – and fights with others.
Nneka is Nigerian.
Nneka is a first-generation Nigerian-American. She’s the second Nigerian to hitch the present, after Wendy. Regardless of their cultural similarities, Nneka and Wendy are clearly at odds within the trailer. Nneka even accuses Wendy’s mom of “submitting names to shrines.”
She comes from a detailed household.
Nneka’s father is an interventional heart specialist, whereas her mom is a stay-at-home mother who raised Nneka and her three older siblings.
Nneka married Dr. Ikenna Ihim in 2021. They met whereas Nneka was residing in Los Angeles when Ikenna despatched her a DM. They went on their first date three weeks in a while Christmas Day.
Ikenna is a physician who labored on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. He went to Coney Island Hospital for his residency in inner drugs, earlier than graduating from Davenport College with an MBA in healthcare administration. Like his spouse, Ikenna can also be a philanthropist.
She went to legislation college.
Nneka acquired her legislation diploma from the College of Wisconsin in 2012. She grew to become an lawyer and practiced in Los Angeles for ten years.
She’s a businesswoman.
Nneka works as in-house employment counsel for a world monetary know-how firm. She additionally has her personal champagne line. As well as, Nneka began her personal nonprofit, A Lifetime of Lux, and helped develop a courting app for Africans, referred to as Hello Africa.