Najja Parker

Multimedia Journalist

Atlanta, GA

Najja Parker

There are more than 7 billion people on this earth. Each one has an incredible and unique story. Some are easily discovered, while others are deeply hidden. No matter the challenge, the fulfillment of sharing the tales of life is simply unmatched. It's a reminder that despite the amount of people on the planet, it's impossible to put a count on the number of stories that blow us away. Let me tell your story.



Nicki Minaj offers to pay fans’ college tuition, including this Morehouse student

Nicki Minaj was on Twitter offering to help a few college students with their tuition. Link to Story

April the giraffe is finally in labor

Caretakers at Animal Adventure Park in New York reported that viral sensation April the giraffe went into labor. Link to Story

6 things to know about Jared Kushner

When it comes to the Donald Trump administration, the president is keeping it in the family. Link to Story

AJC Oscars Watch Party

Whether you’re attending a fancy Oscars party or not, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution invites you to celebrate. Link to Story

An eye for beauty, a heart for helping

Award-winning Atlanta jeweler lends a helping hand.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Link to Story

First Look: Fist Fight

Tracy Morgan portrays gym teacher Freddie Crawford in "Fist Fight."
Ebony magazine Link to Story

Meet Carla Hayden, the first female librarian of Congress

As the 14th Librarian of Congress, Hayden is also striving to pep up the image of Washington D.C.’s Library of Congress. Link to Story

The 5 most Instagrammed locations in Atlanta

Here are Georgia's five most Instagrammed spots: Link to Story

Andra Day Keeps It Real About Her Style

Singer Andra Day visited and spoke with our own Najja Parker about her uniqueness and being who she is Link to Story

D'Angelo Russell: Over the Line and Way Out of Bounds

He's reportedly being shunned by his L.A.Laker teammates for recording a private conversation between him and teammate Nick Young Link to Story

Holly Robinson Peete Welcomes You To The "Autism Express"

Actress talks with about latest book, "Same But Different," with her autistic son Link to Story

5 Things With Shalita Grant

She talks almost meeting Taraji P. Henson, "NCIS" and more Link to Story


Najja Parker

Najja Parker is a multimedia journalist whose work has appeared in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The Huffington Post, Sesi, JET and EBONY magazines.

She received her bachelor's degree in English and Theater from Spelman College and her master's degree in Journalism from Columbia College Chicago.

When she’s not writing, you can find her playing in nail polish, creating some of the trendiest and coolest nail art designs.



  • SEO
  • Public Speaking
  • Blogging
  • Video
  • Editing & Writing
  • Photography
  • Scrapbooking
  • Nail Art
  • Performing Arts