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Tayo Faniran Former BBA rep is the new 'Soji' on Tinsel

BBA star, Tayo Faniran, will temporarily take the place of Gbenro Ajibade on M-Net's hit TV series 'Tinsel.'

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Tayo Faniran


Once again, popular TV series, 'Tinsel',  is making a major change, as one of its key characters Soji – played by Gbenro Ajibade,  will be temporarily replaced by former BBA Hotshots star, Tayo Faniran.

Tayo Faniran is the new Soji on 'Tinsel' play

Tayo Faniran is the new Soji on 'Tinsel'

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Ajibade who recently wedded the beautiful Osas Ighodaro, is away on his honeymoon.

The actor will make his debut tonight, August 17, at 20:30 CAT, on AMShow Dstv Ch151.

Faniran made his acting debut in a short film titled  "The Anniversary".

Recently, it was announced that  Faniran will join Zimbabwean star and former Big Brother Africa housemate, Vimbai Mutinhiri, as a co-host on Africa Magic’s 'Star Gist.'

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Tayo Faniran

Faniran became a household name after emerging as the first runner up on the ninth season of the Big Brother Africa reality series.

Gbenro Ajibade plays Soji on M-Net's 'Tinsel play

Gbenro Ajibade plays Soji on M-Net's 'Tinsel



The model is also an ambassador for top brands like Payporte and INEC.

The model and actor recently went into music, releasing his single titled ‘Catepillar’ featuring Ebisole.

Watch Tayo in his movie debut;

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