There are loads of Nigerian celebrities who desired to have a profession out of doors of entertainent, but determined to comply with their ardour which truly paid off.
Many celebrities studied law and had been referred to as to bar, but due to the fact refused to exercise the profession.
Here are the popular celebrities you never knew are lawyers
1. Funke Akindele : Jenifer as she popularly called by her fans,she has produced many movies and won different award for herself,she has a degree in Law from University of Lagos (UNILAG).
2.Femi Adebayo: Jelili as he popularly called is one of the famous and richest in Nigeria.He is a producer, scriptwriter and director. Femi studied law from University of Ilorin,Kwara State. He is the official lawyer for TAMPAN.
3. RMD : Richard Mode Damijo is one of the veteran nollywood actor. He has starred in over 200 movies. After his first degree in Theatre Art from University of Benin,he later went to University of Lagos in 1997 to studied law.And subsquently call to bar.
4. Kemi Adetiba: Kemi Adetiba is cinematographer,she is film director,she direct award winning film "The wedding Party" "King of Boy" and many more,she started her entertainment industry as a law undergraduate.
5. Tara Durotoye: She is the brain and boss of House of Tara,a make-up business.Shw started her make up business when she was in Lagos State University studying Law. Though she never practice law.
6. Kemi Afolabi: Kemi Afolabi is one of the popular actress in nollywood yoruba sector,she was born and bred up in Lagos but she hailed from Ogun state.She bagged bachelor degree in Law from University of Lagos (UNILAG).
7. Falz: Folarin Falana is one of famous and popular rap artist in Nigeria. He graduated from the University of Reading England with LLB honors degree in Law later call to the bar in the year 2012 after graduating from Nigeria Law School,Abuja.
8.Omotunde Adebowale: Popularly known as Lolo1,is OAP attended Ijebu-Ode Anglican Girls secondary school where she also spent part of her school days in a hostel.She is a graduate of Law from Lagos State University and she later went to law school.She is the new GM of new pigdin radio station Lasgidi Fm.
9. Lepacious Bose: Bimbo Ogunboye is a popular know as Lepacious Bose is a comedienne,actress and entertainer. She is a lawyer also studied theater arts.Lepacious
10.10. Omawumi: Omawumi Megbele, known by her stage name Omawumi, is a Nigerian singer-songwriter and actress from itsekiri ethnicity,Delta State.She bagged degree in Law from Ambrose Alli University.
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