Kanayo O. Kanayo has become a lawyer.
News Rain gathered that a veteran Nollywood Actor Kanayo o. Kanayo is now a lawyer after graduating from Law school.
On his Instagram page, he shared a picture of himself dressed in legal attire.
He wrote: To God be all the Glory. You can now address me as Anayo Modestus Onyekwere, Esq, MFR ( Barrister And Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria)
Anayo Modestus Onyekwere, popularly known as Kanayo O. Kanayo, was born March 1, 1962, in Mbaise, Imo State, Nigeria. He is a Nollywood actor. In 2006, he won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role.
In 1992, Kanayo made his debut movie appearance in the film Living in Bondage.
Kanayo O. Kanayo Officially A Lawyer
Kanayo has starred in over 100 films. His most recent movies are Up north and Living in Bondage: Breaking Free.
He is currently a United Nations ambassador and bears the title of MFR. Kanayo along with Kenneth Nnebue (producer of Living in Bondage), Olu Jacobs, Enoch Adeboye, Queen Elizabeth, and Fela Kuti were among Nigerians honored by the government in 2014 during the centenary celebration.
Kanayo enrolled with the University of Abuja and in 2019 graduated with a Law Degree before proceeding to the Nigerian Law School’s Abuja campus.
He officially became a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria called to the Nigerian Bar on 15 September 2020.
The 58-year-old actor said he always wanted to go back to school to get a law degree and he has done it.
After getting his first degree in the early 1990s, the actor who always wanted to go back for a law degree has finally done so and he has been called to bar.