Kaba hails from Tampa, FL with his family, Kaba had two passions: soccer and acting. After graduating from high school, Kaba moved to Queens, NY to play collegiate soccer at St. John's University, where he majored in Fine Arts. Although his dreams of becoming a professional soccer player didn't pan out, Kaba's exotic Albanian features caught the eye of a modeling scout. His short stint as a model helped jump-start his acting career. As the World Turns marks his television debut.