Prior to being a news anchor, she worked as a desk assistant. She has covered the 1991 Gulf War and the 1992 USA Presidential elections as an off-air reporter. In 1996, she became the correspondent for NewsOne based in Washington D.C., U.S.A.
She married Neal Shapiro in 1995. They had a long affair before they settled down and tied the knot. Juju, her spouse, and their three sons live in west side Manhattan. They have a strong between them and divorce seems unlikely for now.
Her salary is unknown but her net worth is estimated at $300,000.