Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has expressed deep gratitude and appreciation for being bestowed with an award and title by the Arewa Youths, a prominent Muslim community.
The movie star, who recently relocated to Abuja after his separation from his wife May Edochie, revealed that he had the privilege of hosting a delegation from the Northern Youths Consultative Forum at his office in Abuja.
During this meeting, he was bestowed with the honorable title of “Garkuwan Martasan Arewa,” which translates to “Shield and Protector of Northern Youths and Icon of Nation Building.”
Taking to his Instagram page, Yul Edochie shared a video showing the moment he was honoured with the award and title in the comfort of his office in Abuja.
The actor emphasized that this recognition is a testament to his unwavering commitment to nation-building, youth empowerment, and socioeconomic and political development.
He proudly stated, “A few days ago I received a delegation from the Northern Youths Consultative Forum, in my office in Abuja.
“They honored me with an award and title: GARKUWAN MARTASAN AREWA. Which means, SHIELD AND PROTECTOR OF NORTHERN YOUTHS AND ICON OF NATION BUILDING.
“In appreciation of my contribution to nation building, youth empowerment, socio-economic & political development, astute participation in good governance for the benefit of Humanity and Nigeria”.
Watch the video below:
KanyiDaily recalls that Yul Edochie recently revealed that he was left overwhelmed with love after his fans serenaded him at a bank in Abuja.