- Popular dancer Kaffy recently shared a piece of good news on her social media page
- Kaffy said she was conferred with a doctorate degree for her role in the dance industry in Africa
- The excited dancer shared photos from the event as she dedicated the award to everyone who can dare to dream
Nigerian dancer Kafayat Shafau-Ameh popularly called Kaffy has been conferred with an honorary doctorate degree by Escae Benin University
The honorary degree was awarded to the dancer in recognition of her role as the pioneer in the business of dance in Africa.
Kaffy shared photos from the event on her official Instagram pages as congratulatory messages poured in from her fans and colleagues.
According to the mother of two, the award is not just for her but for the dance industry.
Kaffy dedicated the award to dancers and every other person who can dare to dream.
Speaking on one of the moments she was being conferred with the award, Kaffy said,
"As a child, I looked through the Guinness book of world records and 18 years later I broke a Guinness world record. As a teenager, I pictured my face on billboards and on tv and I saw it happen, I lived it.
"I watch movies and motivational speeches done in the honorary gown of a doctorate honor and here I am honored with the least likely career choice. I have heard so many doubts that through dance I can amount to nothing not to talk of being celebrated or honored on this level In fact on many levels.
"I am here surrounded by Academics honoring me not for a certificate but for the application of every ounce of knowledge I have acquired in life both in school and on the street."
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In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that celebrity dancer Kaffy flooded social media with gorgeous photos on her 40th birthday.
The dance instructor posed alone in some photos and was seen posing with her husband and kids in another photo.
Kaffy in the caption that accompanied her post made it clear that indeed a new chapter has arrived in her life.
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