Segun Akinlolu, Nigerian singer and songwriter who is popularly known as Beautiful Nubia, has received an honorary PhD in Arts from the ESEP Le Berger university in Benin Republic.
He announced the news on his Facebook page.
“Thanks to the ESEP Le Berger University, Benin Republic for the honorary PhD in Arts award received on Saturday,” he wrote.
Beautiful Nubia is known for his folklore and traditional style of music. He is currently on a tour of various institutions in Nigeria with ‘The Roots Renaissance’ band.