In a momentous occasion, celebrated Nollywood actor Pete Edochie, at the age of 76, was honored with not one, but two prestigious honorary doctorate degrees. The illustrious ceremony took place at ISTM University in Togo on a memorable Saturday.
Pete Edochie’s remarkable contributions to the world of arts and literature were acknowledged with a Doctorate in Literature and a Doctorate in Arts, both bestowed by the international university. Additionally, he was lauded with a lifetime achievement award for his extraordinary dedication to the creative industry.
A heartwarming video that circulated online captured the moving moment when representatives from ISTM University visited the actor at his residence to present him with these esteemed accolades.
Their gesture was a resounding testament to the profound impact Pete Edochie has had on the entertainment landscape.
One of the representatives expressed, “For all the works he has been doing, and he has been the pioneer in everything that all the younger ones are copying.” This recognition not only honors a seasoned movie star but also pays tribute to a trailblazer whose influence has paved the way for generations of artists to follow.