Ada Afoluwake Ogunkeye is an actor, broadcaster and explorer in addition to being a trained Barrister and Solicitor with, a love for travel, a thirst for good music and a passion for African excellence. Popularly known as the radio Personality “Folu Storms”(fondly called Folu) you can find her weekday mornings from 6-10 am on the air at Smooth 98.1.
She brings to the table a variety of experiences: having worked for years with major brands across Africa (Ndani, Spinlet, GTBank and MTV Base Africa to name a few) she has created travel and entertainment content like the AMVCA Nominated travel documentary “ The New Africa”; where she entertains and informs global consciousness by showcasing the beauty, diversity and cultural importance of the African lifestyle.
Articles by Folu Storms
Beach festivals and why you should attend the next one
Festivals happen all over the world and are often the subject of many adverts, social media posts and campaigns that try to sell you a dream. The sceptics avoid these things, and in Nigeria we are mostly sceptical.
Food, film and FELA!
I have discovered the fantastic world of supper clubs and underground fine-dining experiences. My introduction came exactly one year ago at the first GTBank Food and Drink fair, as it was there that I met Chefs Alex and Tiyan Allile...
Weekend travel hack: Beach camping in Lagos 101
I have always thought that the idea of sleeping outside on a beach, with the roaring ocean to one side and a starry blanket of deep blue sky above, was so very exciting.
A day’s trip to my favourite local tourist spot
Hello once again, if you are reading for the first time welcome! If you are returning, I must admit to being very pleased that my rambling thoughts on weekend delights and philosophy have captured your interest. Thank you! As a brief introduction to the weekend adventure, let me say that my first interaction with the newspaper (or…
What was old is now new
You may be tired of hearing it by now, but welcome back to the New Year! And I say welcome back because ‘New Years’ are curious like that: they come back around year after year and the choices we make each time we experience....
One step back, two steps forward
The end of the year has always been a curious time in my opinion. It is a time that inspires reflection on the preceding 11 months.
Block party, fashion weekend and a little strange thing
Hello there my lovelies! The time to ‘Jollificate’ is once more upon us and the quality of the ‘jollof-ing’ has got even better! As we are officially in the ‘ember’ months ...
Keeping up with the Joneses
Ignore the title, it just seemed like as good a way as any to get your attention, after all we are all obsessed with that idea: Whether it’s to pat ourselves on the back in congratulations ...