Yul Edochie, a well-known actor and filmmaker in Nollywood, has expressed admiration and pride for his father, Pete Edochie, in light of the prestigious achievements his father recently accomplished.
Pete Edochie reached a remarkable pinnacle in his illustrious career when he was honored with two honorary doctorate degrees and a lifetime achievement award by Togo University, specifically the International School of Technology and Management (ISTM).
This esteemed institution bestowed upon Pete Edochie a doctoral degree in Literature, another doctorate degree in Arts, and a lifetime achievement award, acknowledging his extraordinary contributions and influence in the realm of Nigerian creativity.
A video circulating online showcased a delegation from the university visiting the legendary actor at his residence, where they presented him with the award plaque and diplomas, further emphasizing the significance of this accolade.
Yul Edochie, clearly elated and deeply proud of his father’s accomplishments, took to his Instagram page to celebrate the iconic figure.
In his tribute, he affectionately referred to Pete Edochie as the “Lion of Africa” and declared him as his lifelong hero.
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Yul acknowledged that his father unquestionably deserved the recognition and award he received, concluding his message with heartfelt prayers for continued blessings in his father’s life.