Nigerian roots. Raised in South Africa. Currently conquering the Canadian art scene. Starting off as a member of The University of Calgary Spoken Word Club, this November 2019 Calgary Slam Champion has been a featured artist at: Raw Voices, Radical and Radiant,The Talks during Black History Month , the I Am Sudan Charity dinner Expressions Spoken Word at Koi, YYC African Fashion Week, The People Poetry Festival, Koi Open Mic Night and Woolf’s Voices.
She just released her first spoken word video for her crowd favourite poem as a commentary on the treatment of womxn in society. By sharing her anxiety, pain, laughter and love she aims to build a community that encourages anyone and everyone to love themselves and be unapologetic about it.
TOLA WILL BE PERFORMING LIVE AT THE ETHNIK FESTIVAL OF ARTS AND CULTURE.