Tola Mbakwe is a Christ-lover, wife, mother and multimedia journalist with more than a decade of experience. She spent her formative years in the US and moved to the UK after getting married. When she’s not working with the news team at Premier Christian News, she loves playing outside with her two children, and treasures her weekly movie date nights with her other half.
I’m a radio journalist and news like George Floyd’s murder is painful, but I remember that God is bigger than the chaos
As a journalist, Tola Mbakwe knows what it’s like to feel the second-hand trauma of horrific events on the news. On the second anniversary of George Floyd’s murder, she explains the effect the news can have on her mental health and how she leans on God to help her see the beauty in the world.