Yul Edochie, a Nollywood actor and film producer, has been delighted after receiving an award and title from the Muslim society, Arewa Youths.
The actor, who has since moved to Abuja following his divorce from May Edochie, stated that he received a delegation from the Northern Youths Consultative Forum in his Abuja office.
He added that he was given an award and the title Garkuwan Martasan Arewa, which means Shield and Protector of Northern Youths and Icon of Nation Building.
Yul went on to say that the award is in acknowledgment of his contributions to nation-building, youth empowerment, and economical and political progress.
“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”.