As we all know, Igbo people tend to be one of the most important tribes in Nigeria, alongside the Yoruba and Hausa people. In 2020, according to the Guardian newspaper, Yakubu Gowon, the former president of Nigeria, shows the importance and effort of Igbo people in Nigeria with these two statements that we should know.
There is a Nigerian woman who can be described as blessed in many ways. This incredible woman was married to a governor who went on to become the president of Nigeria. Her daughters married governors as well, which was surprising. Turai Umaru Musa Yar'Adua is the name of this lucky lady.
Image credit: Instagram Nuhu made his Kannywood debut in 1999 and appeared in his first movie called "Abin Sirri Ne". He has given a lot of contributions to the growth of the Hausa film industry. In this article, I would be sharing with you a brief story on how actor Ali Nuhu met Maimunatu Abdulkadir and got married to her after three years of dating.
The Kannywood movie industry is a very competitive one and those who work hard usually reap the fruits of their labour and make it to the top. This post will be revealing seven Hausa actors and the films that shot them into fame. 1. Rabi'u Rikadawa
One of the many things that define us as a country are our historical moments. Nigeria, as we all know have historical moments, some of which were horrible and sad while others were with a happy ending. Such historical moments can never be forgotten and will continually be told as a story to our children and those yet unborn.
Some of our favorite Kannywood stars were discovered through television shows, as they demonstrated their talents and won the hearts of thousands through the show. In this post, we will have a look at five Kannywood celebrities who became famous through television series. 1. Maryuda Yusuf
Hausa is a Afro-Asiatic (Chadic) language spoken by roughly thirty six million people as a first language, in at least ten territories. The largest numbers of speakers are in Nigeria and there are also significant numbers of first-language speakers in some African countries. 1. Niger
Maguzawa are a subcategory of the Hausa people. Most of the citizens are found in the rural areas close to Kano and Katsina and other parts of Northern Nigeria. They are known to have facial scarification similar to early rulers of Kano and Katsina. They stayed away from Islamisation in northern Nigeria by fleeing to rural areas during the Islamic transformation.
Nigeria is a country that house over 250 known ethnicity in which three tribes are predominant, these three tribes are Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba. The Igbo tribe settled in Southeast zone of the country. Igbo people are well known for their vast knowledge in business, which is the major reason why the largest market in West Africa was situated in their area.
Many of our favorite Kannywood singers are multi-talented. Some of these singers have been featured in a good number of movies. This article will present you five renowned Kannywood singers who also ventured into acting. 1. Naziru M Ahmad Naziru is one of the greatest singers who won our hearts with his talents.
Just recently, the popular Hausa actress, Rahama Sadau shared new beautiful pictures of herself on social media platforms. Actress Rahama Sadau used her official Instagram account to share the beautiful pictures. Below is a screenshot of her post. According to the post, Rahama Sadau wrote a caption on the pictures she shared, the caption reads "when we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too".
Blackmail is not something new in the lives of socialites, celebrities and other influential personalities. The popular Nigerian music star Tiwa Savage has recently raised an alarm about unnamed persons threatening to leak her adult video clips. She added that the person is trying to blackmail her for his personal gain.
The minorities group in Nigeria before independence, always mount a serious campaign to have states of their own before independence but the British lukewarm attitude towards the creation of more states was because of the fact that Britain had a limited budget to run Nigeria without looking for subsidy from London.
Today, 23rd October marks the day one of Kannywood young and vibrant actress, Amal Umar was born. Amal Umar came into the limelight at a very young age and you could easily spot the talent in her the way she acts. Photo credit: @realamalumar(Instagram)
Popular among the Hausa/Fulani people in Nigeria and the West Africa is Dambe, an ancient form of combat/boxing in which two opponents slug it out for a prize. Dambe was traditionally and historically practised by Hausa butchers and fishermen. It is believed to have begun when the butchers and fishermen started exchanging their meat and fish which always culminated in a festival and then a fight.
Fans and colleagues of Kannywood actress, Hadiza Gabon, have reacted to the latest stunning photo of the Hausa movie actress on Instagram. A few moments ago, the multi-talented actress shared a new photo of herself on Instagram, where she was seen in a striking Ankara outfit which gave her a breathtaking look.
Aso Ebi is any uniform worn by a special group of people to any event, for example, traditional wedding, white wedding, birthday party, naming ceremony, and other parties or occasions. The trend of Aso Ebi is outstanding in Nigeria among tribes such Yoruba, Igbo, Efik, Hausa.
African traditional religions were the main religions in the region. Arab merchants introduced Islam to West Africa around the ninth century through North Africa from the Middle East. Photo Credit: Whichgodsaves.com Starting from the fifteenth century, Christianity was introduced as a harbinger of colonialism and as an agent of monotheism, westernization, and education.
Fans and colleagues of Kannywood actress, Momme Gombe, have reacted to the latest stunning photos of the Hausa actress on Instagram, with their adorable words. A few moments ago, the multi-talented actress shares new lovely photos of herself on Instagram, where she was spotted in a stunning outfit.
Nigeria is indeed a blessed country. The Nigerian society is not only rich in human and natural resources but also in culture, tradition, belief system, religion etc. It is true when people say that variation adds beauty to life, because the beauty of Nigeria is tied to the dynamic lifestyle of the people.