- Popular Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie is the son of veteran thespian, Pete Edochie who is known for his strict demeanour and proverbs in movies
- Yul recently reminisced on his past and cited an example of how his father's mean face and belt would get him and his siblings to use their pills anytime they fell sick
- The actor added that his father did not have time to pamper any child and the strict upbringing made them tough
Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie recently reminisced on a part of his childhood and how his father, veteran actor, Pete Edochie handled him and his siblings with a iron hand.
Taking to Instagram, the actor used whenever they fell sick as an example. According to him, if their mum's pampering did not work, their father did the trick.
Strict to a fault
The actor noted that all it took for a sick child to use pills was his father standing at the entrance with a mean look on his face and a belt in hand.
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"Omo, Once my Dad comes into the room, standing at the door staring at you with his mean face and his belt in hand bros you go rush your drugs instantly and be happy after taking them. And once he’s around you must take your drugs with water, no matter how bitter it is, no drink for you oo, just water."
Yul revealed that his father never pampered a child and was strict to a fault so much that they were scared of him. He however added that the way they were brought up made him and his siblings tough.
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"Popsi was strict to a fault. Him no get time to pet you oo. No nonsense man. Those days we dey fear am oo. Now I appreciate him so much. He made us tough."
See the post below:
"We wey never see am before self dey fear am."
"Na Mumu no go fear Pete Edochie."
"Awwww, as you get older you appreciate the things you thought would’ve killed you back then."
"Even I that is seeing him on the screen will take my drug and drink water."
"Me wey ur papa nor born they fear am .. he teach all of us."
Yul Edochie drops daughter off in university
Edochie's wife and second son were also spotted in the photo as they posed with the young undergraduate.
While some people congratulated the actor, others pointed out how fast his daughter's university admission came through, seeing as she recently graduated high school.