NIGERIAN-AMERICAN, YVONE ORJI HAS BEEN HONOURED AS A ‘RISING STAR’ AT THE BET HER AWARDS
The ‘BET Awards’ which is set to hold on the 24 of June this year, held its inaugural ‘BET Her Award’ in partnership with Bumble on the 21 of June, at the world famous Conga Room in Los Angeles.
The event which is aimed at uplifting and empowering women of colour seeks to celebrate the advancement and accomplishments of women across a spectrum of industries like technology, entertainment, business and so on.
This year, Nigerian born international star Yvonne Orji was one of the six honorees of the night winning the ‘Rising Star’ award.
The 34-year-old actress who has a master degree in public health from the George Washington University and a degree in arts from the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences became popular after starring in ‘Insecure’ an American comedy-drama television series.
Yvonne, sure did look stunning at this event alongside other celebrities.