Ramatu Ujiri is the lovely wife of the President of the Toronto Raptors Masai Ujiri. The couple met for the first time in 2007 and dated together for a couple of years before getting married.
Ramatu’s husband Masai is a former basketball player. He is now the president of the Toronto Raptors in the NBA. Masai was introduced to basketball at the age of 13 and since then he has achieved a height that everybody would dream of.
He went on to play at Bismarck State College and then Montana State University. After ending his professional playing career in 2002, he worked as a youth coach in Nigeria. In 2008, he became the Raptors’ assistant general manager and in 2010, he went to Denver Nuggets where he accepted his position as executive vice president in charge of basketball operations.
On May 31, 2013, he signed a 5-year; $15 million contract to become a GM of the Toronto Raptors. The same year he was named the NBA Executive of the Year for his work with the Nuggets. On September 2, 2016, Raptors extended his contract as the team’s president.
Who is Masai Ujiri’s Wife- Ramatu Ujiri?
Unfortunately, not much personal detail is available about her. What we know is that she was born in Ramatu Barry in Freetown in Sierra Leone.
She is a former model and also played basketball during her time at Eleanor Roosevelt High School. Prior to modeling, she worked for the Outer Skinz image group.
Ramatu and Masai first met in 2007, dated for a couple of years and decided to get married. The couple has two children, one daughter named Zahara and an adorable son whose name is unknown at this moment.