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4 Popular Nigerian Celebrities You Probably Didn't Knew Were Doctors (Photos)

The Nigerian entertainment industry is filled with not just super amazing talents but a lot of well-educated stars.

With this, we bring you 4 popular nigerian celebrities you probably didn't knew were doctors.

1. Dr. Sid 

Sidney Onoriode Esiri, better known by his stage as Dr. Sid, is the first son of late Nollywood legend, Justus Esiri, who died few years ago due to kidney failure.

Dr Sid is a singer, songwriter, recording artiste, stage performer, and a dentist.

The Mavin superstar studied Dentistry and Dental Surgery in University of Ibadan.

In 2004, Dr Sid became a qualified Dentist after completing his studies in University of Ibadan. 

He spent a year working at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, after which he went on to serve his country at Yola, Adamawa State.

Dr Sid had previously worked in various dental clinics combining both his dentistry profession and music career together. But, he later quit his job as a dentist and focus full time on his music career.

2. Jemima Osunde

Jemima Osunde is a Nigerian actress, model and presenter. She gained exposure after playing Leila in the television series Shuga. 

Jemima is a Physiotherapy graduate from the University of Lagos. When she's in her scrubs, this exquisite beauty oozes intelligence, and she is one of the actresses I respects a lot, because she has this special ability of balancing both her acting career with her medical career. 

3. Kate Henshaw

Beautiful Nollywood actress, Kate Henshaw is one of the Nigerian celebrities with a degree in medical course. She studied Medical Microbiology at the LUTH (Lagos University Teaching Hospital) School of Medical Lab Science in Lagos.

Before joining Nollywood, she worked in the hospital for a short time, hence we can call her a medical practitioner. 

4. Beautiful Nubia 

Beautiful Nubia's Segun Akinlolu is another doctor in the entertainment industry.

The renowned composer and vocalist is a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Ibadan.

Segun also practiced the profession for a while before going into music full time.

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