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Check out 5 Nigerian Celebrities who have Medical Degrees.

The Nigerian entertainment industry is filled with professionals from all walks of life. Some of these celebrities had to leave their educational career in order to focus on their passion and talents.

Here is a list of five popular Nigerian celebrities who studied medicine or medical-related courses in school;

1: Kate Henshaw

The popular Nollywood actress actually studied Medical Microbiology at the School of Medical Lab Science, LUTH (Lagos University Teaching Hospital).

Kate Henshaw practised her medical profession before she became a Nollywood celebrity.

2: Jemima Osunde

Jemima studied Physiotherapy from the University of Lagos. The beautiful actress was able to strike a balance between her acting career and her medical profession.

3: Dr Sid

Sidney Onoriode Esiri is a graduate of Dental Surgery from the University of Ibadan. However, Dr Sid is a popular Nigerian singer now.

His entrance into the entertainment industry is greatly influenced by his family background. Dr Sid is the son of a popular Nollywood veteran, the late Justus Esiri.

4: Kiki Omeili

The delectable Nollywood actress was a medical doctor before she ventured into filmmaking. Kiki studied Medicine and Surgery at the College of Medicine, University of Lagos.

5: Beautiful Nubia

The sonorous singer graduated from the University of Ibadan with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. He practised his medical profession for a while before entering the music industry.

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