However, Oti had previously explained that she’d been keen to leave the show while it was still at its “peak”.
She’d also confided in Women’s Health UK that she had insecurities about her changing metabolism, admitting that it had become increasingly difficult for her to “burn [fat] as fast as [I] used to”.
“Oh my gosh, what is this? Is this turning 30?!” she exclaimed, before adding: “My body has completely taken on a new shape [since] two, three years ago.”
Meanwhile, having already hit the main target that she arrived in the UK to achieve – winning Strictly – she decided it was time for new projects.