Anita Hughes popularly known as Omaliicha, is a seasoned broadcaster with over Fifteen (15) years of experience in the Radio and Television Industry.
Omaliicha graduated from the prestigious University Of Lagos Akoka with a degree in French. After a brief stint in the corporate world working with Hewlett Packard and then Microsoft she resigned and decided to pursue her passion, radio, full time. She joined the Silverbird Group as a Radio Presenter with Rhythm 93.7 Lagos in 2005, and has been with the organisation ever since.
In the course of her career, Omaliicha has interviewed a number of personalities including a number of local and international celebrities such as Donnie Mclurkin, Jidenna, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Dayo Okeniyi, Rita Dominic, The Vice-President of Nigeria;Professor Yemi Osibanjo as well as a number of A -ist artistes. She has also anchored numerous events; both corporate and social including the 2014 edition of Mr Nigeria as well as then President Goodluck Jonathan’s “Bring Back The Book” campaign.
In 2013 she was named as a Nokia/Microsoft Nigeria brand ambassador and is also the recipient of a number of awards including Best Female Broadcaster at the Nigerian Broadcasters Merit Awards in 2013 and Best On Air Personality at the 2014 ELOY Awards. She has also hosted a number of TV Shows and is presently filming the second season of a continental syndicated Cooking show ( cooking with omaliicha ) set to start airing in the third quarter of 2019
Omaliicha is an avid music lover and loves cooking and collecting spices.
You can listen to Omaliicha on Rhythm 93.7 on the dance party, 7:30 pm Mon- Friday