Nigeria’s foremost contemporary folk and roots musician, Segun Akinlolu, popularly known as Beautiful Nubia, was honoured with an award on Tuesday, May 16th, 2018.
The award was presented to the dreadlocks—wearing singer by Prof. Akinloye at the College of Vet. Medicine, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta.
“Thanks to Prof. Akinloye (Dean) and the College of Vet Medicine, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta for the award given to me on Tuesday, May 16 at the College’s 10th Induction Ceremony. It was a pleasure to be the guest speaker at the event. Much appreciated. Best wishes to the new Veterinarians.” — Beautiful Nubia
However, for those who may not know, besides leading the popular Beautiful Nubia and the Roots Renaissance Band, Beautiful Nubia is a veterinary doctor trained at the University of Ibadan, Oyo State. He is also a published poet, and a songwriter.