Olawumi Toriola who’s popularly known as Wumi Toriola is an exceptionally talented actress, successful entrepreneur and brand ambassador. She’s the CEO of WT Signature, a big fashion store located in Lagos and WT Glow, a skincare brand.
Queen Lateefat as she’s fondly called is a graduate of Linguistics from the University of Ilorin. She has been passionate about acting since she was a child and saw many top veteran actors and actresses as a source of inspiration.
Wumi wasted no time in joining Odunfa Caucus, a Yoruba theatre group whose founding fathers are Taiwo Hassan(Ogogo), Abbey Lanre, Yinka Quadri and many others. The acting kick-started her acting career professionally in 2009 and since then, she has been pushing harder and hitting the top spot on the list as one of the top actresses in the Yoruba movie industry.
So far, the chubby actress has made a name for herself and is a force to be reckoned with. She produced her first movie, Ajewumi in 2015. The light-skinned actress has appeared in over 100 movies and has produced over 20 movies.
Wumi is one of the most successful actresses in the Yoruba movie industry. Over the years, she has kept gaining massive attention and popularity. She’s a very skillful, creative and talented actress and is loved by millions of people for her amazing personality and charisma.
Wumi’s recent movie, “My Twins Part 1”, produced in October 2023 has garnered 1.8 million views and Part 2 of the movie reached 1.4 million views in 2 weeks. She has also launched a TV series titled “Ile Ariwo” exclusive to her YouTube channel, Official WumitoriolaTV which has reached 51,600 subscribers.
In February 2023, she acquired a multimillion Naira apartment and did her housewarming. Top celebrities like Faithia Williams and Foluke Daramola were in attendance. Toriola has over 3 cars, among them is the expensive Toyota Highlander.
Her generosity knows no bounds. The voluptuous actress gifted fellow actor and close friend, Akeem Adeyemi N1 million in late 2022.
Wumi Toriola is a rave of the moment. She’s currently topping the chart as one of the best actresses in the Yoruba movie industry. In 2018, she bagged the City People Entertainment Awards For Best Fast-Rising Actress Of The Year.
Apart from Yoruba movies that she’s known for, she has Funke Akindele’s blockbuster cinema movie “Battle On Buka Street” and a couple of English movies. Wumi hopes to get bigger gigs in the English movie industry as she grows in her acting career.
Wumi Toriola whose real name is Olawumi Toriola was born July 11, 1988 in Lagos to Mr and Mrs Toriola. Her father is still alive but her mother died over 20 years ago.
She was raised in Lagos and had her primary and secondary school education at Providence School after which she proceeded to the University Of Ilorin to study Linguistics. Wumi is an easy-going actress and fun to be with.
What Secondary School Did Wumi Toriola Attended?
She attended Providence Secondary School in Lagos
Wumi Toriola Husband (Is She Married)
Wumi met her first husband, a contractor on Facebook and got married on May 13 2018. Their marriage crashed in January 2023 with Wumi affirming on her verified Instagram page that the marriage didn’t work out for them
Wumi Toriola with her ex-husband
According to an update by controversial blogger, Gistlover which was allegedly concocted by her ex-husband, she was said to have exhibited violent behaviors against her mother and mother-in-law.
Reacting to this, she noted that the news was false, satanic, and diabolic and could never beat her mother and mother-in-law, and besides her mother died over 20 years ago.
During Wumi’s interview with actress, Debbie Shokoya on her show, “Debbie Show” in November 2023, she affirmed that she’s now “After 1” and would go for any “After 1” and could be a second wife to a man who has a troublesome wife and needs her for replacement.
Wumi Toriola Boyfriend(Is She In A Relationship)
Wumi got separated from her ex-husband in January 2023, noting that their marriage actually ended a year ago(2022) and that it didn’t work out for them.
Wumi Toriola with star actor, Eso Dike on movie set
She noted after the separation that she has moved on to the next level in her life and expected everyone interfering in her issue to do the same. Currently, she’s secretive about her relationship.
We don’t know when she will give love a second chance but will update this page once she announces her new lover or husband, so stay in touch.
Where Is Wumi Toriola From(Wumi Toriola Tribe)
She’s from Kwara State.
How Old Is Wumi Toriola?
As of July 11, 2023, she was 35-year-old.
She welcomed her son (first child), Zion on October 13, 2019. As of October 13, 2023, he was 4-year-old. The single mother often goes on vacation with her son to the US as she spends quality time with him.
Wumi mother died in the early 2000s but her father is still alive.
Net-worth, Businesses, Cars, And Mansion
She has 3 cars, including an expensive Toyota Highlander. She is the CEO of WT Signature, a big fashion store in Lagos and acquired an expensive unit in a Terrace Apartment in Lekki, Lagos State on February 22, 2023. Wumi is worth $500,000.
Wumi Toriola And Toyin Abraham
According to report by controversial blogger, Gistlover, Wumi was accused of sleeping with Toyin Abraham’s husband.
Toriola condemned the rumors, labeling it has evil, diabolic and a plot to tarnish her image. She affirmed she has never had an affair with Toyin’s husband, Kolawole Ajeyemi or her ex-husband, Adeniyi Johnson.
Wumi Toriola strikes a pose at the back of her Toyota Highlander
Wumi Toriola Phone Number And Best Friend
Wumi doesn’t drop her phone numbers online and rarely replies to chats. But you can follow her on Instagram @Wumitoriola for updates about her.
Where Is Wumi Toriola Now
She currently lives in Lekki, Lagos State.