Who is Anita Fabiola? Flash Uganda Media looks at her biography, relationships, age, tribe, family, radio and TV career, early life and education of Anita Kyarimpa.
Anita Fabiola is a renowned media personality, socialite and stylist who rose to fame while hosting a show known as “be my date” which used to air on NTV Uganda.
She was later fired over moral issues and she joined NBS TV where she was hosting a show known as Katch up together with Douglas Lwanga and MC Isaac.
Fabiola is undeniably one of the most stylish selling Ugandan acts in the world. She was once a brand ambassador for CAT footwear in East Africa and Luc Belaire champagne.
Before hosting NTV’s Be my date, Fabiola had been Miss Uganda west and the first runner up in the overall Miss Uganda beauty pageant in 2013.
Early life and education
Anita Fabiola birth name Anita Kyarimpa was born on 7th June 1994 in Kabele southwestern Uganda. She attended St. Francis primary school and then she joined St. Lawrence for both O and A level.
She then joined Makerere University where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication.
Her life at campus turned out to be a real hustle because of her engagements that kept her busy and concurrent responsibilities.
Anita Fabiola joined the modelling world at the age of 12 when a modelling agency called Arapapa modelling agency signed her.
In 2013 she participated in the Miss Uganda Beauty Pageant and she was crowned Miss Uganda West and she also managed to become the first runner up in the overall Miss Uganda beauty pageant that very year.
After this successful career, she decided to try her luck in the media world and she joined NTV where she was given a chance to host a show known as Be my date which could air every Sunday at 8:00 pm.
In 2014 this show was voted the most-watched entertainment television program in Uganda. She was later fired from the station over moral issues when her nudes leaked in the media.
In 2015, Fabiola tried her luck on the radio by joining capital radio on the show known as Big Breakfast from 6 am to 10 am.
Anita Fabiola is best known as an actress and she has featured in various movies such as Angella Dononso on NTV a remake of the telenovela drama series.
Anita Fabiola also played a supporting role in the 2015 series studio 256 on NTV. She has also starred in the 2013 Bollywood Malayalam thriller, Escape from Uganda as Oldra.
Fabiola is one of the most popular television models in Africa, mostly in West Africa where she hosted various award ceremonies including the Africa magic viewer’s choice awards; she is currently signed to talent Africa and a brand ambassador for Luc Belaire.
Achievements and recognition
- 2013 Miss Uganda and first runner up in the Miss Uganda Beauty Pageant.
- Red carpet correspondent for Africa magic viewer’s choice awards 2016
- Red carpet correspondent for the Ghana movie awards 2016
- Host for the 2016 Miss Uganda beauty pageant
- Red carpet host for the Abryanz Style and fashion award 2016
- Female celebrity at the Abryanz Style and fashion awards 2016.
Fabiola has been linked to various men around town including the Ugandan South African tycoons but of late she is in a relationship with Mark Ronald who is less known to the media.
Fabiola at the peak of her career as a TV personality on NTV, her nudes leaked to the media which made her lose her job after the management of the station decided to fire her over moral issues.
She later bounced on the TV screens but a different station and this was NBS.
Fabiola was also accused of sleeping with various men around town and these included the socialites’ likes of King Lawrence, Meddy and many others.
But she was once in a relationship with an NBA player in the United States.
She was once involved in a verbal exchange with Zari another socialite after she addressed her as “MUM” which didn’t go well in the ears of Zari and she ended up attacking her at the event where she was emceeing.