See list of 5 Nollywood veteran thespians who are also lecturers
Yes the white bearded Ifa priest we all love and watch on TV is originally a lecturer of the arts at the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University. I remember watching a movie and I marvelled at his dexterity of the recitation of the Ifa Panegyrics (ese ifa and the likes) and I asked my mum if I decided to go learn and be able to recite would it make me evil or would it mean I stopped being a christian or this and that..bla bla bla.. Errr…naaa I aint telling you what her answer was and if I can recite or “te odu ifa” of if I did go learn lol..
Asides showing us all those skills on film Pa Fatomilola also impacts on the lives of many budding actors and actresses the ropes of the trade.
He has been lecturing in practical theatre arts at the University of Ife (Obafemi Awolowo University) for more than a decade.2)Sola Fosudo
Sola Fosudo has featured in countless movies,soaps and productions both in the Yoruba and English Genre. Despite appearances in soaps like Village headmaster,Ripples,So Wrong so Wright,Our Home and countless movies and stage Plays,Sola still admits that Lecturing is his first love and everyday JOB. As at the time of Filing this piece he is the Head Creative arts department as well as the Public relations officer of Lagos State University (LASU).
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