She was born in Takoradi, Ghana to a musician and a producer called Alhaji Sidiku Buari and mother who is a beautician called Hajia Buari. Throughout her school life she was actively involved in school drama and dance clubs.
Nadia Buari is a Ghanaian actress who made her first breakthrough when, she premiered on Ghanaian National Television with the TV series Games People Play, in 2005 for she got nominated for best actress.
She actress moved from Ghanaian films to Nollywood films around the year 2008. Her breakthrough role in Nollywood was in the film Beyonce & Rihanna as Beyonce alongside Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade Ekeinde who played Rihanna.