Popular Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage, has been conferred with an honorary doctorate degree at her alma mater, University of Kent, United kingdom.
The university shared the singer’s photos in graduation gown on Twitter as she received the certificate at Canterbury Cathedral on Friday.
The University of Kent, which is Tiwa Savage’s alma mater, had shortlisted her and many others to receive the prestigious degree.
Tiwa Savage and 2021 Nobel Laureate for literature, Abdulrazak Gurnah were among Kent honorary graduands for July 2022.
In an official statement, the University of Kent described the singer as one of the inspirational individuals who will be awarded with the degree.
The pictures were captioned: “Congratulations Dr @TiwaSavage! We’re super proud to have awarded the Queen of Afrobeats an honorary doctorate at Canterbury Cathedral this morning.”
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