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3 Things That Rapidly Made Rahama Sadau a Famous Celebrity In Nigeria

For one to be successful in life, he or she must face ups and downs within the place of working. People are increasingly becoming famous after experiencing negative or positive controversies. 

Rahama Ibrahim Sadau is a Nigerian actress in the Hausa film cinema. She made her debut in a Hausa movie titled "Gani Ga Wane" in 2013. Since then, the actress has featured in over 100 movies both in Kannywood and Nollywood.

Image credit: Instagram page of Rahama

According to Wikipedia, Rahama was awarded multiple times which are the best Kannywood actress of the year at the 2014 City People Entertainment Award, the best Kannywood actress at the 2015 City People Entertainment Awards, and the best African actress at the 2017 African Voice Awards.

Rahama is currently the most-followed Kannywood actress with over 2.5 million followers on Instagram, as reported by Daily Trust.

In this post, I am going to outline two major controversies that rapidly made actress Rahama one of the popular celebrities in Nigeria. 

1. Banning from appearing In Kannywood movies.

According to BBC, Rahama was suspended by the Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria (MOPPAN) after hugging a Jos-born rapper named Classiq in a music video. The incident occurred in October 2016.

A few days after she was banned by Arewa filmmaker, Rahama was invited to come to America to meet a famous singer known as A

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The banning of Rahama from the Kannywood industry served as an agent of success for her as a celebrity.

2. For sharing pictures wearing backless clothes on social media

The award-winning actress was also at the center of controversy following the emergence of her pictures on social media, she poses in a long gown that exposed her back skin.

3. For joining the Nollywood industry

Rahama's decision of joining the English movie industry (Nollywood) was condemned by many of her colleagues from the North, considering that the styles of acting in Nollywood are not the same as that of Kannywood. That Nollywood permitted an actor to hug an actress which is forbidden in Kannywood.

Conclusion: therefore, all these controversies played major roles in bringing up the actress to the Stage she is today.

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