Nessah graduated with a First Class honours degree in Theatre Practice from Central School of Speech and Drama and also holds an MPhil (B) in Playwriting Studies from the University of Birmingham.
Nessah is currently under commission to Old Vic New Voices - TS Eliot Commissions and is a writer-on-attachment to HighTide for the Escalator Plays scheme.
Most recently Nessah co-devised and wrote: Gastronauts, a theatre adventure with food, for the Royal Court Theatre.
Other theatre work includes: Pickaninny, longlisted for the Bruntwood Prize 2013, Nazma, produced by Kali Theatre for the 'Twelve' project, at Tristan Bates Theatre, Hungry, which played at the Royal Court Theatre as part of the ‘Lost in Theatre’ strand of the Open Court Festival and Freya and Mr Mushroom, which was commissioned by The Building Site Theatre Company and Southwark Playhouse as part of the ‘Hotel Confessions’ season.
For screen, Nessah has written for Eastenders: E20 and she also continues to write social networking material for Eastenders character Fatboy.