Tọlá Okogwu is a British-Nigerian author, journalist and hair care educator. Born in Lagos, Nigeria, but raised in London, England, she holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism. Having spent several years exploring the world of blogging, hair care and freelance writing, she finally returned to her first love: fiction. She is the author of the Daddy Do My Hair? picture book series, as well as Aziza’s Secret Fairy Door under the pen name Lola Morayo. Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun is her first middle-grade book. Tọlá now lives in Kent with her husband and two daughters. An avid reader and lover of music, she’s also a sucker for melted cheese.
Position: Author journalist and hair care educator