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Kannywood is on the brink of collapse – actor

A kannywood actor, Zaharadden Sani, has called on the Nigerian government to urgently look into the Kannywood film industry as it is in the brink of total collapse.
Binta Kofar Soro

Kannywood mourns mother actress Binta Kofar Soro

The Hausa Film Industry, Kannywood, has lost a member, Hajiya Binta Kofar Soro, who was popular for her motherly role in movies.
A famous Kannywood actress, Sadiya Kabala, has cautioned her colleagues against growing rate of hate speech on the social media targeted at their colleagues in the industry.

Actress cautions colleagues against hate speech on social media

A famous Kannywood actress, Sadiya Kabala, has cautioned her colleagues against growing rate of hate speech on the social media targeted at their colleagues in the industry.

Kannywood: Expert calls for industry’s re-evaluation

Kannywood deserves serious intervention, re-evaluation and boost from stakeholders, says film expert Muhsin Ibrahim.
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Kannywood artist Adam Zango declares support for Atiku Abubakar

Popular Kannywood entertainer and Muhammadu Buhari supporter, Adam Zango, has dumped his support for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
Vehicular and human activities have been suspended in different parts of Kano where the campaign trail of President Muhammadu Buhari landed on Thursday.

Famous Kannywood artistes thrill crowd at APC’s campaign in Kano

Prominent Kannywood Artistes on Thursday thrilled the crowd at President Muhammadu Buhari re-election campaign rally held at the Sani Abacha stadium in Kano.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday appointed his wife, Aisha, and the wife of the Vice-President, Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo, to serve on the Presidential Advisory Committee on the Elimination of Drug Abuse in the country.

Aisha Buhari, Dolapo Osinbajo lead APC women, youth presidential campaign

First Lady Aisha Buhari has been appointed the chairperson of the All Progressives Congress Women and Youths Presidential Campaign team for the 2019 election.
Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II

Emir Sanusi gets official ‘chief singer’

The Kano State Emirate Council has announced its plan to turban a Kannywood singer, Naziru Ahmad, as “Sarkin Maiwakar Sarkin Kano” (Chief Singer of the Emir of Kano) Muhammadu Sanusi II.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, is to kick-start his campaign for the 2019 presidential election through an address to Nigerians on Facebook on Monday.

2019: Atiku Abubakar to revamp entertainment industry, tackle piracy

Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, says if elected, he will implement policies that will foster development of the Entertainment industry and protect practitioners against piracy.
Ish'aq Modibo Kawu

NBC completes digital mapping of Nigeria

Malam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu, Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), on Tuesday said that the commission had completed work on digital mapping of the entire country.
President Buhari hosts Kannywood Entertainers (Music and Movies) to Dinner in State House on 18th Oct 2018 3

Muhammadu Buhari: I will continue to hold Goodluck Jonathan in high esteem

President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa on Thursday, while hosting members of Kannywood, said he holds former President Goodluck Jonathan in high esteem for peacefully accepting defeat in 2015 presidential election.
President Buhari hosts Kannywood Entertainers (Music and Movies) to Dinner in State House on 18th Oct 2018 1

Muhammadu Buhari praises Goodluck Jonathan for peaceful handover

President Muhammadu Buhari has again praised his predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan, for peacefully handing over in 2015.
President Buhari hosts Kannywood Entertainers (Music and Movies) to Dinner in State House on 18th Oct 2018 3

Muhammadu Buhari: You can’t be shouting Allahu Akbar, killing innocent citizens

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday night reassured that the brutal activities of the Boko Haram sect would soon become history.
Muhammadu Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari reassures on commitment to fight against Boko Haram

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday night reassured that the brutal activities of the Boko Haram sect would soon become history.

Kano, Morocco sign MoU on film industry

The Kano State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Morocco for the development of the film industry in the state better known as Kanywood.

Accolades as Kannywood actress Hauwa Maina is laid to rest

Family members, fans, friends, and associates of the late Kannywood actress, Hauwa Maina, have continued to express fond memories about her as the actress is buried on Thursday (today).

Kannywood actress Hauwa Maina to be buried in Kaduna today

Prominent Kannywood actress Hauwa Maina, who died in Kano on Wednesday will be buried in Kaduna today, according to Islamic rites.

Kannywood actress Hauwa Maina passes on in Kano

Her passing away was confirmed by Kannywood actor, Ali Nuhu, who disclosed that she died after a brief illness.

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