Getting recognition for achievements is usually a big deal for anyone and in most cases worth celebrating especially among celebrities.
A lot of times, because of their immense achievements and hard work, celebrities usually get honoured by various reputable higher institutions. More surprisingly is that fact that sometimes these institutions who honour these celebrities are from other parts of the world.
Today we will be taking a close look at some celebrities who have gotten honourary degrees from different universities around the world.
1. Linda Ikeji
2. 2Face Idibia
One of the best things to have ever happened to Nigeria’s music industry is the singer, 2Face Idibia. Since his early days with the group Plantashun Boyz, his talent was noticed by many as it didn’t take long before the awards and recognition started rolling out.
3. Chimamanda Adichie
Another celebrity who got honoured in 2018 with a doctorate degree is the author, Chimamanda Adichie. The award-winning author who has become famous for her books and sometimes for her controversial stands on certain social issues was honoured by the prestigious Duke University in the United States of Ameriica, Chimamanda Adichie receives Duke University honorary degree
4. Oge Okoy
The actress was super excited to receive recognition for her acting prowess. The event was attended by other honourees, friends and family members of the popular actress.
5. Kenneth Okonkwo – Okonkwo took a swipe at Omokri in an obvious reply to Omokri’s Twitter post, where he described the actor as one who acts loyal without being loyal.
Kenneth Okonkwo shared photos from the award ceremony on his Instagram page where he announced that he should now be addressed a ‘Doctor.’