Africa on Focus is a weekly dialogue, hosted by Ms.aba who shares success stories of young Africans from the continent and the Diaspora. Ms.aba discusses career, entertainment, African culture & lifestyle with a special guest and she plays the latest urban and African tunes throughout.
Find out more about how young Africans impact the African economy and reshape the worlds view of Africa in the field of business, entertainment, charity, sports and more.
Tune into Africa on Focus on every Sunday from 7.00pm to 9.00pm CET.
Ms.aba (also known as Augustina Austin) is a singer/songwriter, former beauty queen, presenter and the founder of BYAustin, a communications firm specialized in online communications.
Ms.aba discovered she had a natural skill to present after winning Face of Ghana Holland 2009, a beauty pageant focused on benchmarking beauty with a mission contributing to the Ghanaian community in the Netherlands.
As a presenter, she has hosted The Hague African Festival, World Cinema Festival, Afrika dag (Africa At Night), New Skool Rules Festival and more entertainment and lifestyle events. She works as a presenter and voice-over artist.
As a music artist, Ms.aba has participated in various talent shows, of which in 2012 she was a Music Matters Award nominee in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Now that she is pursuing her own career in music, she is determined to make music that remains close to her culture, inspirations and her faith. MS.ABA is determined to make an international impact with a refreshing sound, a fusion of West African music and R&B/Soul.
Ms.aba has a bachelor degree in Communications and served as a board member of a Dutch based Ghanaian professionals, called Young Ghanaian Professionals Benelux for 6 years;. She is passionate about building professional relations between the Diaspora and the African continent. She also worked for This is Africa/Ghetto Radio as a fashion and Arts writer for over 2 years. In 2010 she founded Abinaonline, an African related fashion and lifestyle website. She is also currently the ambassador of Heart of Grace foundation. A foundation built to fund educational programs in Ghana.
Ms.aba is the founder of BYAustin, a communications consultancy firm focused on building an easy and affordable online communication strategy for African related small businesses, non-profits and public personalities. The firm offers graphic designing, content writing and managing, website building, social media and communication project support.