Chioma Chukwuka Akpotha was born in Oraifite, Anambra State on March 12, 1980. She completed her primary education at Onward Nursery and Primary School in Lagos State, and then proceeded to Federal Government Girls College in Onitsha, Anambra State for her secondary education. She graduated from Lagos State University where she obtained a degree in Banking and Finance.
Chioma’s career in acting began when she featured as a Reverend Sister in Nollywood movie The Handkerchief in 2000. Chioma is known for her meek and gentle roles.
In 2013, Chioma Akpotha co-produced and featured in award-nominated Nollywood blockbuster ‘On Bended Knees’.