As Africa continues to remain a prominent player in music and drama, its stars have also been levelling the playing field and obtaining better qualifications to satisfy the expectations and standards of their artistic ambitions. On social media, Nollywood actor Gabriel Afolayan shared his delight upon receiving a doctorate degree. Having worked on some of the blockbuster films that made Nollywood famous worldwide, Gabriel Olasubomi Afolayan’s most recent accomplishment is sure to inspire even more innovative content deserving of praise from around the globe.
He posted pictures of himself wearing his long flowing academic robe and beaming with joy on his Instagram page, receiving many congrats from others for the incredible achievement. He received an honorary doctorate in philosophy in arts and culture from Estam University, together with colleague Lateef Adedimeji. He wrote to share the fantastic news:
“Dr. Gabriel Olasubomi Afolayan (Ph.D. honoris causa of Philosophy in Arts & Culture) thank you @university_estam
We will keep shaping the world positively with our art. Banner up everywhere we go. Great time with the great people of @university_estam”.