Maya Jama is an English Television presenter as well as a radio presenter. She co-presented the BBC One’s Peter Crouch: Save our Summer, Alex Home, and Peter Crouch. In addition to that, she also presented the BBC Three competition Glow Up: Britain’s Next Make-UP Star which is from the third series of 2021.

Besides, Maya was also hosted FIFA World Cup Cities which is for Copa90 along with the World Cup Taxi series of that event. Moreover, she even co-presented the popular Trending Live! which was appeared in 4Music.

As we can say, Jama has an all-around talent and a personality that can mix in any event or situation as a presenter.

So, today we talk about Maya Jama’s early life, age, overall career, relationship status, net worth, and active social media accounts.

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Maya Jama Early Life

Maya Jama was born on August 14, 1994, in Bristol, England. She is from a mixed ethnicity because her father was Somali and her mother (Sadie) was Swedish. There is no information about her father’s name but we are working on it to find one.

Besides, Maya grew up with her one brother named Omar Jama who always stays by her side from the beginning.

Quick Info 
Full NameMaya Jama
Date Of BirthAugust 14, 1994
Birth PlaceBristol, England
Parent(s)Sadie
OccupationTelevision and Radio Presenter
Age27 years old
Body MeasurementN/A
HeightN/A
WeightN/A
NationalityBritish
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBrown
Zodiac SignN/A
EthnicityMixed
Martial StatusUnmarried
Wife(s)/Partner(s)Ben Simmons
ChildrenN/A
Net Worth$1.5 million

When Maya’s mother was just 19 years old she give birth to her. At that time, her mother didn’t have any idea regarding her daughter’s name so she was inspired by a US author and poet Maya Angelou.

Other than this, Jama didn’t have love and support during childhood from her father because he was in prison. She used to visit her father most of the time but stops when she turned 12. It used to be an unpleasant visit and she decided not to remember him anymore and focus on her life.

Maya Jama Age

Maya Jama is currently 27 years old.

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Maya Jama Career

Maya Jama started her career when she moved to London at the age of 18 in 2012. At first, Maya choose her career as acting and a model but later on, she decided to become a TV presenter and host.

So, Jama first debut as a presenter in a weekly music video countdown on JumpOff TV. It was a successful beginning so she later worked in Sky UK for TRACE Sports.

A two years later in 2014, Jama hosted the Maya’s FIFA World Cup Cities which is for Copa90. It was the travelogue cover for the 2014 FIFA World Cup which was held in Brazil. After that, she joined MTV and presents the show called “The Wrap Up” in the same year in August.

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After working as a presenter in several events, Jama debut her first-ever TV show on MTV called “True Love or True Lies with Dani Dyer” in 2018. Moreover, she also joined as co-presenter in the 1st series of The Circle which was shown on Channel 4.

Besides, Maya also worked with BBC Radio 1 on where she presents Radio 1’s Greatest Hits every Saturday. In addition to that, she also presents her own show called “Maya Jama” which was broadcast every Friday and Saturday on BBC Radio 1.

Now, Jama is going to be a host of “Walk The Line” which is the new music competition gameshow of Simon Cowell.

Maya Jama Relationship

Maya Jama was in a relationship with Micheal Ebenezer Kwadjo Omari Owuo Jr which is also known as “Stormzy”. He is a British rapper who usually covers genres such as British hip hop, grime, R&B, and gospel. The couple dated for almost 4 years and break up in 2019.

Now, there is a rumor that Maya Jama is dating Ben Simmons who is an NBA player. There is still no confirmed relationship status between them but Jama went to American to meet Ben. So, there can be a secret love story going on between these two.

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Maya Jama’s Net Worth

Maya Jama is a successful TV presenter and a host who has earned quite a good fortune in her career. So, her net worth is estimated around at $1.5 million according to various internal sources.

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Maya Jama’s Social Media Presence

Maya Jama is also quite active on her social media accounts. She has over 2.4m followers on her Instagram account. You can usually see pictures of her personal life moment and the photoshoot on her Instagram.

Other than this, she also has a Twitter account with 647k follower on where she usually tweet pictures of her and also shares other user content.

Maya Jama Website

Maya Jama also runs a personal website called “Mijmasks” where she sells her own product such as high-quality face masks and eye patches. So, if you are interested in taking care of your face skin or want a glowing face then you can visit her website.

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