Mavin Records Star, Rema, Starts Undergraduate Degree Program At UNILAG
The Nigerian music act is in a quest to fulfil his mother’s wish.
Young Nigerian music star Divine Ikubor popularly known as Rema has revealed that he is furthering his education after he gained admission into the University of Lagos.
In a tweet on Friday, 7th January 2022, Rema revealed that he has gained admission into an undergraduate program in the University of Lagos to fulfil his mother’s wish.
In his tweet: “What if I told y’all I got an admission into UNILAG? LOL Mom said I still need to get a degree sigh, oh well see you guys in class!”
The award-winning music star revealed his course of study and also showed enthusiasm about going to school again, knowing the kind of fame and influence he has gained.
“Fresher no mean say I no go relate with final year o, if you don’t gerrit, forgAboutit,” the tweet read.
Also, the singer said he would drop his new album before resuming on campus for his undergraduate program and he would not want to infuriate his UNILAG fans.
“I will try to drop the album before I enter school. So they’ll not beat me in UNILAG. Plus, I’m in the Creative Art Department,” Rema revealed.
The young artist who hails from Edo State caught the attention of D’Prince in 2018. He was subsequently signed into Jonzin World, a subsidiary of Don Jazzy’s Mavin Records the same year. He rose to prominence with his single “Iron Man” and he released his self-titled EP in 2019.
Rema joined the list of other Nigerian music stars, such as Davido, Korede Bello, Banky W, and many others who had gone back to school to further their education. Rema’s admission into the University of Lagos has, however, generated many reactions online, with many fans wishing him well in his new adventure.