Controversial Nigerian journalist and social critic, Kemi Olunloyo, has taken to her social media to express her opinion regarding the participation of Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo in reality TV show, “The Real Housewives of Lagos.”
Olunloyo raised questions about Iyabo Ojo’s eligibility for the show, highlighting her single status.
Kemi Olunloyo, posted her views on Facebook, questioning Iyabo Ojo’s involvement in the reality series. She pointed out that since Iyabo Ojo is neither a housewife nor married, her participation in a show specifically named “The Real Housewives of Lagos” may not align with the conventional understanding of the term “housewife.”
She wrote; “MiscastWhy is Iyabo Ojo in The Real Housewives of Lagos when she’s not a housewife or married. I said this 2022 nobody answered, #Kemitalks”
See her post below:
The Real Housewives of Lagos gives an exclusive peek into the lives of some of Lagos’ most affluent and influential women, showcasing their extravagant lifestyle while navigating the intricacies of their high-society circles.
The second season was premiered on 29 September 2023, with new episodes on Fridays.
In the highly anticipated second season, fashion entrepreneur Tania Omotayo and former model and socialite, Faith Morey join the original cast, which includes popular Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo; celebrity designer and stylist Toyin Lawani Adebayo; and socialites and business women, Chioma Ikokwu, Laura Ikeji-Kanu and Mariam Timmer. These two new faces will bring an extra layer of pizzazz and drama on the show, already known to start conversations on and off social media.