Nollywood Filmmaker and actor turned Politician, Desmond Elliot, has bagged a master’s degree in legislative studies at the National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies, University of Benin.
He was among several people who graduated during the 2021 convocation ceremony of NILDS-UNIBEN postgraduate programmes at the National Assembly.
In attendance were Speaker of the House of Representatives Femi Gbajabiamila, the representative of the Senate President, Senator Yahaya Abdullahi, and director-general of NILDS, Prof. Abubakar Sulaiman.
Desmond posted pictures of the ceremony on his official Instagram page.
In one photo, the filmmaker posed with the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Benin, Professor Lilian Imuetinyan Salami.
While sharing pictures of the ceremony, he wrote:
“Congratulations to Hon Rauf Sulaiman (my colleague) and myself on bagging the MSc in Legislative Studies. Hon Jide Jimoh thank you for adding colour and value to this occasion, sir. #wemove”.