Waris Olayinka Akinwande, popularly known as Ola of Lagos, recently opened up about his journey to fame in an interview with Cool FM.
He shared his humble beginnings and how he started as a cleaner before gaining recognition and success.
In his narrative, Ola of Lagos revealed that when he first arrived in Lagos, he had to work as a cleaner to make ends meet. His job involved cleaning houses and doing laundry, with a specific focus on washing women’s trousers. He would approach strangers and offer his cleaning services as a means to earn a living.
Recalling his early struggles, Ola of Lagos explained that his journey to fame was not a straightforward one. He initially began making videos simply as a way to record things around him and share them online. Little did he know that these videos would eventually lead to his rise in popularity.
Today, Ola of Lagos is recognized for his car-related skits and content, which he uses to promote various products and services.
Watch him speak below: