From Breadseller to Model: Read Olajumoke’s Emotional Interview with CNN

From getting signed up by Few Models Agency, to getting modelling contracts, getting enrolled in a finishing and getting a new furnished apartment for herself and her family, Olakumoke’s story seems to be endless.

Her story has been published on a number of international media, including CNN, where she was featured in an interview.

In the emotional interview with CNN’s Stephanie Busari, Olajumoke and TY Bello shared the story of how photo bombing a shoot with International Nigerian/UK star, Tinie Tempah has transformed her life.


A teary Olajumoke on how her fortunes turned around unexpectedly:

“I never expected that this could ever happen to me. My friends have told me they saw me on TV and they are really happy. My parents cannot believe their own child can become such a success. They are all so happy.”



On why everyone connects with Olajumoke’s story everyone, TY Bello says:

“I think the reason why the story connects with everyone is because everybody has dreams. This is a very very tough time, especially in my country. Everyone is looking for that magical break I don’t think anyone planned this. I think this is definitely divine because the way people have connected with it is phenomenal. Its a phenomenal story”.

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