Adaure Agnes-Chiaka Achumba is from Umunjo-Uburu Ekwe, a town in the Isu local government area of Imo State, Nigeria. She was an associate producer and assignment editor with ABC News in Raleigh-Durham. She did an internship with the Chapel Hill Herald Newspaper and CNN. She graduated from the University of North Carolina with a Bachelor's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication and a minor in Theatre Arts.
She has in the past year anchored for Silverbird Television the following shows: Hotlens, Today on STV and the major news bulletins: STV AM News at 7, and STV AM News at 10. She has also been an events anchor.