Okay, here are the answers!!!
In Real Life: It is Jessica (Jess)
In History: I am a Muslim Lady from the Songhai Empire. This empire took over the empire of Mali in 1493. That was the year Askia Muhammad I took control of the empire.
Although 97% of the population was not Islamic... Askia was and so were the government officials he elected so, it became a strong Islamic nation.
So there you have it!!!