Amazing Female OAPs In Nigeria

Even as we celebrate world radio day, we have decided to celebrate  some of the Radio Ladies in Nigeria. We wouldn’t be able to write about all of them but when we celebrate some we have as well, we have picked the eyes on all of them. In no particular order, we give you the profile of some of the women on the radio that have made a mark and has made radio an inspiring place to be for the younger generation.

Gbemi Olateru Olagbegi {Gbemioo}


Gbemioo as she is fondly called is an On- Air personality on Beats Fm. She has been a talk machine for over 4 years, adding life and spice to radio talk. She won the future awards On -Air personality of the year in 2008 and in 2016, she won City People On-Air Personality of the year. She is a woman of  many parts, an entrepreneur with a blossoming business shoe business popularly known as Gbemisoke Shoes. Gbemi has shown lots of Nigerian youths that nothing is impossible and whatever you wish to have, can be well managed when you set your priorities right. Her show is well listened to in and out of Lagos.On this day, we celebrate Gbemioo for standing out.

Omotunde Adebowale David { Lolo 1}lolo-1

Omotunde Lolo 1 of Wazobia Fm as she is fondly called is a dynamic On-Air Personality who performs magic with her voice on the radio. This woman has got a lot of people glued to their radio in the afternoon when she gets on-air to host her show, Oga Madam office. She handles matters jovially as a comedienne and as the voice of the people. She has starred in some movies and the most popular is the television sitcom Jenifa’s Diary where she acted as Adaku.  Omotunde has brought out the juice in broadcasting by making moves to helping women in needs through her show and has impacted a lot of young girls to be better for themselves and the society. We celebrate you for being a wonderful chaperone.

Tolu Oniru – Demuren {Toolz}

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Tolu Oniru – Demuren popularly known as Toolz is an eclectic presenter on Beats Fm, she hosts the midday show where she interviews top African entertainers. Tolu was born in London and worked with some big entertainment companies abroad before coming to Nigeria. She is a super broadcaster that knows her onions. She has featured on Tv Shows and has been the host of some others. Her finesse in broadcasting is something to crave for and the way she makes her audience feel warm and calm like family gets them glued to her show. She is a woman who has inspired a lot of young women to be all they ever craved to be and even more.

Tosin Bucknor – Boyer


Tosin Bucknor is an eccentric radio presenter who started out on EkoFm and then interned with Cool Fm before joining Top Radio where she became very popular on her morning show. Area Mama as she is fondly called, has a radical touch on the radio with a unique presence that makes you immediately decipher when Tosin is On-Air. She is a motivational speaker and a content writer. She has acted in a couple of movies and has experienced radical growth in her career through diligence, hardwork and great professionalism. She also comperes conferences, awards. A dynamic broadcaster she is.

Chioma Okpala { Chioma BBB}


Chioma BBB which means Big, Bold and Beautiful is the host of Breakfast Jam on Inspiration Fm. The multi talented broadcaster helps audience begin their day and has a song that cuts across every generation which makes her show a place for every one. A woman passionate for the place of other women especially big size women who aren’t confident about themselves. She has created a niche for them and has been an amazing inspiration to the younger generation.





Source: Above Whispers

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