BIRTH NAME: Tokunbo Idowu
DATE OF BIRTH: March 9,1984
OCCUPATION: Tv star, Socialiate
Tboss is popular Nigerian entertainer and reality TV star, she came into limelight after participating in the Big Brother Naija 2017 show and she became the second runner and has since then built a fan base called “boss nation”
EARLY LIFE AND BACKGROUND
Tboss is Nigerian-born entertainer and reality TV show star who
is originally from Edo State.
According to Tboss, she attended a
boarding school in her early years and one of her challenges was
struggling with loneliness and making new friends, and most times she
end up attracting the wrong people into her life. Tboss was brought up
under a strict, no-nonsense father who she said was tough on her and her
siblings but her mother was always there to comfort them.
at the University of Lagos for nine months before going to Romania to
complete her studies. She is an occasional drinker.
Tboss is a half-cast born to a Nigerian father from Benin City, Edo State and a Romanian mother.
CAREER AND LIFE
Tboss came into the limelight after she became one of the Big Brother
Nigeria (BBNaija) housemates though her popularity boomed after two
unfortunate incidents. The first was ‘Kemen incident’, (Kemen was said to have sexually assaulted her and it was caught on camera),
which got him evicted from the house while the second was when she
failed to recite the Nigerian National Anthem during a truth and dare
Though this two incidents did little to hurt her fan base.
Tboss is known to be very straight-forward, fashionable and meticulous.
The Second runner up in the just concluded
2017 Big Brother Naija reality show, Tokunbo Ajayi, also known as T-boss
has disclosed why she bared her breast while on the show.
Speaking with Beat FM, Tboss revealed that it was part of her to strip naked while taking her bath.
Recall that T-boss had come under intense criticisms by followers of the programme for revealing her breast while on the show.
clarifying the issue, T-boss said, “The Big Brother house was a place
where I was myself. At home I don’t shower with my clothes on.”
She noted that stripping naked had become normal to her because, “Usually, in my house, I just walk around naked.”
said she never knew that exposing her breasts would cause a lot of
drama on social media, adding that it wasn’t until she returned that her
father sent her the viral screenshot that earned her so much criticism.
“He actually did a [snapshot]. He just sent me a picture of myself, and I was like, ‘Oh, Lord!”
On why she could not recite the National anthem, Tboss insisted that “I can totally recite the national anthem.
I was under pressure and tired because the whole day, we [were] in the
sun, talking. It was a very emotional day and I was really drained. I
had a meltdown and it was very very justified.”
For the ex housemate, she is not worried about the monumental hatred
from folks on social media, because when she was asked to officially
address the trolls, she waved that away, saying, “No. They will come around.”
Also, the housemate clarified, again, her comments about how she
would spend the N25m if she won. Recall that the initial clip was
deceptively edited, but the actual footage never went viral to help
counter the first wrong impression people had of her after watching the
Hence, the ex housemate officially addressed it. “I said I have
so many projects on ground that I need [the money for]. I don’t have a
house. I don’t have a car and I would like to get myself a car. And I
have responsibilities. I have 5 godchildren. I have siblings,” she said.
Continuing, “By the time I would share this money…Plus, I have to pay tithe and tax.”
To close off her interview, TBoss voiced what many avid fans feel about her – why many people do not like her. “I am always misunderstood. I would sneeze and it would be taken the wrong way. If I burp, [same],” she concluded.
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