Popular Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie, has got another feather on his cap as he bagged a double honorary doctorate degrees.
The 76-year-old legend actor was visited by the academic professionals of International school of technology and management (ISTM) in his sitting room to mark the event.
The honour by the ISTM University, Togo, was given to Edochie for his artistic involvement and grooming in the Nigerian creative industry.
The two honours presented by the international university are a Doctorate in Literature, Arts and Lifetime Achievement.
As Edochie accepted the honours, a university spokesman said, “For all the works he has been doing, and he has been the pioneer in everything that all the younger ones are copying.”
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Veteran nollywood actor, Pete Edochie has been honoured with his first doctorate degree, at 76. pic.twitter.com/uy4pJho6de
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Social media users shared their thoughts as they trooped to comment section. Some reactions are shown below:
@greatestmind1 said, “Yul is a bad person, you can’t bring your daddy’s name down, don’t force him to disown you. Congrats sir, sorry I had to digress congrats on this milestone your legacy will live on for many generations. You represented the Igbo culture well, Ogologo ndu. Ise…Forgive my Igbo.”
@daostk said, “Yul is like a rebellious teenager that never grew up. He wants to surpass his dad but instead of achievements he wants to use antics and cheap gimmicks.”