Sean 'Diddy' Combs has honorary Howard University degree revoked, $1M donation returned after shocking abuse video

Reason for Revocation:

The decision was made in response to a 2016 surveillance video showing Combs engaging in abusive behavior toward his then-girlfriend, Cassie Ventura.

Board Decision:

he university's Board of Trustees unanimously voted to revoke Combs' degree and cut ties with him, citing his behavior as incompatible with Howard.

Return of Donation:

Along with revoking the honorary degree, the university will return Combs' $1 million donation and terminate.

Impact on Scholarship Program:

The scholarship program in Combs' name will be disbanded as part of the university's actions.

Statement from Howard University:

A spokesperson for Howard University stated that Combs' behavior, as seen in the video, warranted the revocation of his honorary degree.

Response from Combs: 

There is no immediate response from Sean "Diddy" Combs regarding the university's decision.

Revocation of Honorary Degree:

There is no immediate response from Sean "Diddy" Combs regarding the universitHoward University has revoked Sean "Diddy" Combs' honorary degree, which he was awarded in 2014.