Some celebrities aides being in the entertainment industry, also have other careers they pursue. Some celebrities have graduated from prestigious Universities and have bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and even doctorate degrees to their names.
There are many Nigerian celebrities who are either doctors, engineers, architects, professors, lawyers, and many other professions. Let’s look at some popular Nigerian celebrities who are Lawyers.
- Funke Akindele Bello
Nollywood actress and producer Funke Akindele Bello aside from being in the entertainment industry is also a trained lawyer. Funke studied law at the University of Lagos after she left Moshood Abisola Polytechnic.
2. Richard Mofe- Damijo (RMD)
Nollywood actor, movie producer, and director studied Theatre Arts at the University of Benin and also has a degree in Law from the University of Lagos.
3. Folarin Falana (Falz)
Multi-talented musician and actor, Falz is also a trained lawyer. It is reported that he took the steps of his father as his father is a prominent lawyer in Nigeria.
4. Omawumi Megbele
Nigerian award-winning singer, Omawumi who came into limelight after she emerged the second runner up in popular “West African Idols” is also a trained. She studied Law at Ambrose Ali University.
5. Ebuka Obi Uchendu
The Former “Big Brother Naija” housemate Ebuka is not only an MC and presenter but also a trained Lawyer. He has a degree in Law from the University of Abuja and Washington College of Law of the American University Washington DC.