GG: What are your names?
Mr TMN: My names are Farayola Adebayo Erasmus
GG: Kindly tell us about your educational background
Mr TMN: I am a 400l student of Department of Mathematics,University of Ilorin .
GG:How and why did you go into modelling?
Mr TMN: A friend (now my manager) introduced me to modelling. He was in charge of an agency then. He spoke to me and i felt it was a nice idea. Then I went into modelling because of numerous opportunities it offers.
Yea… I think that’s it.
GG: How long have you been modelling?
Mr TMN: Since I started learning how to walk! *laughs*. Let’s say 2years now
GG: Does your passion for modelling affect your education in anyway?
Mr TMN: uuhhhmm…… Well, I ‘ll say… Nope….
GG: Congratulations on winning TMN. What next?
Mr TMN: Thank u very much….I will b going to Gambia very soon for a fashion show. I’d also represent Nigeria in some pageantry internationally. I have a long list of plans ranging from organising a pageantry to spelling bees etc. I am still working on the sponsors though.
GG: Who are your role models?
Mr TMN: My role models…every successful person is my role model regardless of their field.
GG: Top Model Nigeria! There must be loads of top female models on your case…
Mr TMN: lol.. Ha ha ha ha ha.. That is funny… Well… We’ll survive…
GG: Do you have any advice for young and upcoming models who are trying to find their way??
Mr TMN: Upcoming models should just believe in themselves. Strive to always be the head and always take to correction that person grooming you knows better than you do. Then pray and believe in God. Those are the basics.
GG:What are the most memorable jobs you have done?
Mr TMN: Fashion for humanity in my school. It was organised by JCI, It actually was my first.
GG: Does your family support what you are doing?
Mr TMN: Yes, they are. They have been really supportive.
GG: What do you think about the concept of gleamglean.com ?
Mr TMN: To be honest, I think it’s a very good innovation and initiative, it will make students in other universities know more about other schools with just one click on the phone! Wow! I am very impressed I must say, keep up the good work!