Folu Storms, a versatile personality in the entertainment industry, recently joined the cast of the upcoming series Spiraling. Showmax, the African streaming platform, plans to release its latest original from Nigeria next month, featuring Folu Storms.
With over a decade in the entertainment scene, Folu Storms takes on various roles as an actress, broadcaster, television/event host, and media personality.
Apart from her on-screen work, she hosts a podcast discussing current affairs involving Africans on the continent and in the diaspora, adding a touch of music to the mix.
Is Folu Storms Married? Meet Her Husband and Children
Folu Storms’ current marital status remains private, though there is speculation about her being in a relationship. Unfortunately, there is no available information regarding her husband or children.
While an article alludes to some experiences in her marriage, no specific details about her current marital status are disclosed. Consequently, confirming whether Folu Storms is married or has children is not feasible based on the information at hand.
Get to Know Folu Storms: Biography
Ada Afoluwake Ogunkeye, born on November 25, 1986, is a well-known figure in Nigeria, professionally recognized as Folu Storms. She has a diverse career as a radio host, presenter, actress, voice-over artist, and television host.
Folu Storms, originally from Aguda, Surulere, Lagos state, had her early education at Corona VI primary school and continued to The Lagoon Secondary School. For her secondary education, she attended St Leonards Mayfield in the UK.
Later, she pursued a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) at Aberystwyth University from 2005 to 2008. Subsequently, she pursued her Master of Laws (LLM) at the University of Bristol in 2009. Storms also holds a diploma in Broadcast Journalism from Pan-African University.
In terms of her career, Storms initially worked as a lawyer before making a shift to the media industry. In 2012, she joined the radio station 92.3 Inspiration FM. She gained further recognition when she became one of the finalists in the MTV Base Africa’s VJ search.
Storms was later employed by Ndani TV, where she worked as a presenter and content producer. Notably, her work on The New Africa documentary earned her a nomination for the best documentary award at the 2016 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
Apart from her radio career, Storms co-hosted the Breakfast show at Smooth 98.1FM in Lagos and won several awards, including the 2017 Ebony Life TV Sisterhood Awards for TV Personality of the Year.
She also took home the 2018 On-Air Personality award for the Future awards and ELOY Awards. In 2020, Storms played a role in the mini-series MTV Shuga Alone Together, which highlighted the impact of Coronavirus.
The series, based in Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, and Côte d’Ivoire, creatively tackled the challenges brought about by the pandemic.
Folu Storms has been part of various movies, including The New Africa Documentary, MTV Shuga, Man of Her Dreams, Rule Number 1, Unmarried, MTV Shuga Alone Together, The Men’s Club (Season 3), Price of Admission, Charge and Bail, and Crime and Justice Lagos.
While Storms has been open about her professional life, she keeps her personal life private, and not much is known about her relationships. As of now, her estimated net worth is around $300,000.