Connect with us


Yoruba Nollywood Stars Who Are Lecturers, Departments And Name Of Their University



The Nollywood industry is blessed with a lot of talented intellectuals, professors, and even doctorate degree holders.

So, in this article, we will be taking a look at 6 Yoruba Nollywood stars who are also University lecturers.

1. Tunji Sotimirin

Tunji Sotimirin is a Nollywood veteran actor with nearly three decades of experience in the Nigerian movie industry.

The comic actor was a lecturer at the University of Lagos’ Department of Theatre Arts.

2. Kola Oyewo

Kola Oyewo is a Yoruba Nollywood actor who also works as a university lecturer.

He rose to prominence after acting in the Yoruba film ‘Kosegbe,’ in which he played Mako, an incorruptible custom boss.

Kola Oyewo was a senior lecturer at Obafemi Awolowo University until 2011, when he transferred to Redeemer’s University to lead the department of theatre arts.

3. Professor Akinwunmi

Professor Akinwunmi Isola is a lecturer and a veteran Nollywood actor.

He was a lecturer at Obafemi Awolowo University where he worked as a senior lecturer before he became a professor in the university in the year 1991.

4. Doyin Hassan

Doyin Hassan is a lecturer and a Nollywood actor.

Doyin Hassan is a senior lecturer in the department of marketing at Lagos State University and also holds a PhD degree in marketing.

He is currently an Assistant Director in the university’s school of part-time studies, overseeing the Ogba and Ikorodu campuses.

5. Hafiz Oyetoro

Hafiz Oyetoro, popularly known as Saka, is a comedian, Nollywood actor and lecturer.

He teaches at Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education in Ijanikin, Lagos, as a senior lecturer.

6. Peter Fatomilola

Peter was a former dramatic arts instructor at Obafemi Awolowo University. Though he is retired, he still gets invitations to come and lecture in universities.

BlazeNewz Disclaimer

The information contained in this post is for general information purposes only. Opinion articles, comments are solely the responsibility of the author and does not necessarily reflect the views of BlazeNewz while we endeavour to keep the information accurate with objectivity as we adhere to global practice of journalism. Read our full Disclaimer.

Hammed Tajudeen is the editor in-chief of Blaze News, holds Higher National Diploma(HND) in Mass Communication, graduated from Osun State Polytechnic, Iree.

Click for more info about Amma’s Couture