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Actress Omowunmi Dada overjoyed as she completes work as lecturer in US university, receives certificate (Video)

Renowned Nollywood actress Omowunmi Dada expressed gratitude to God for successfully completing her tenure as a lecturer at the prestigious University of Michigan in the United States.

It is worth noting that the 34-year-old actress was appointed as the 2023 global artist-in-residence in Michigan, where she collaborated with the African Studies Center (ASC) and the Department of Afro-American and African Studies (DAAS) to develop audio-visual materials for teaching African languages.

During her residency, Omowunmi Dada, a Lagos native, provided instruction and supervision to elementary, middle, and high school students, as well as teachers in Southeast Michigan. Additionally, she delivered presentations on Nollywood and African filmmaking.

Having graced the Nollywood screen for nearly a decade, Omowunmi Dada has garnered acclaim for her roles in blockbuster movies, marking her success in the film industry.

The acclaimed Nollywood actress has appeared in the renowned film “Ayinla,” alongside Kunle Afolayan and Lateef Adedimejii. Additionally, she played a significant role in Netflix’s original series “Madam Koi Koi” in 2023 and Mercy Aigbe’s “Ada Omo Daddy.”

As the global program concludes, Omowunmi expresses her joy by sharing a video documenting the memorable event on her Instagram page. The video captures the moment she was recognized for her hard work during her tenure as the artist-in-residence at the University of Michigan, where she was presented with a certificate of honor🌟✨🎨💖”

In her Instagram post, she expresses gratitude for her time as the 2023 Artist-in-residence at the University of Michigan, thanking the inspiring students, staff, and lecturers at the Department of Afro-American and African Studies (DAAS) and the African Studies Centre for their warm welcome. She reflects on the magical journey, expressing appreciation for the unforgettable memories and the opportunity to share her Nigerian film and cultural heritage. She looks forward to new beginnings and cherishing the connections made during her residency🙏💫”.

Fans and industry peers applauded Omowunmi as they took to comment section with congratulatory messages.

Some reactions are shown below:

dayokeyz said, “Congratulations our own prof😍😍😍❤️❤️❤️”.

titilopeag said, “Definition of beauty and brain😍. Congratulations sis”.

daalaoruwari said, “Woman! 🔥🔥 congratulations babe”.

babatundepreciousfeyikemi said, “My woman👏👏👏🙌❤️Welldone Mama”.