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Abu Hassan

INTERVIEW: How I got SSS approval for film depicting Boko Haram atrocities – Producer

Kannywood star, Zaharadden Sani has finally gotten the nod of the National Film and Video Censors Board and the State Security Service to go ahead with the production of his forthcoming movie project titled Abu Hassan. Set in the north, the movie, a first of its kind in Nigeria, explores…

Nafeesat Abdullahi in movie cover for Sultana [Photo: Shared on her IG account]

Nafeesat Abdullahi announces return to Kannywood

Actress Nafeesat Abdullah has announced her return to the Kannywood after a long break. Nafeesat won the Kannywood best actress award in the 2015/2016 and the 2016/2017 kannywood awards. The 25-year-old has not acted in Kannywood movies for almost a year. She announced her return on her Instagram page. She…

Manchester City’s Willy Caballero punches clear. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters

Monaco knock Manchester City out of Champions League

Manchester City have been knocked out of the Champions League after they lost on away goals to French side, Monaco FC. The second leg ended 3-1 in Monaco in favour of the French side who had lost 3-5 in the first leg played in England. The final score was thus…

Yakubu Dogara Pic

VIDEO: “If Buhari fails, we all fail” – Yakubu Dogara

Real Madrid [Photo: The Morung Express]

La Liga: Barcelona lose, Madrid win to go top

Barcelona’s La Liga title hopes were hit as they followed up their famous Champions League win over Paris St-Germain with a 2-1 loss at struggling Deportivo La Coruna. Luis Enrique made five changes from the side who beat PSG 6-1, with the injured Neymar ruled out. Barca were below par,…

Rara and Buhari

Popular Hausa musician releases new song to celebrate Buhari’s return

A Hausa musician and staunch supporter of President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, Rarara, has released a new song titled “Baba Ya dawo” meaning ‘Baba has returned.’ Rarara is known for releasing various songs for the APC during the 2015 electioneering campaign. In his 13 minutes’ new…

The wife of Buhari, Aisha, (Right of Buhari) surrounded by well-wishers thanking God for return of her husband .

Buhari meets family members

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived at the Presidential Villa on Friday morning and was received by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo and members of his family, including his wife, Aisha, and daughter, Zahra. The President also met with members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC). President Buhari returned to Nigeria after 51-day…

President Buhari arriving from London Friday

VIDEO: President Buhari’s arrival

Arsenal out of Champions League after Bayern demolition [Photo:]

Arsenal out of Champions League after Bayern demolition

Arsenal on Tuesday night crashed out of the UEFA Champions League. The London club lost 2-10 on aggregate to German champions, Bayern Munich in the Second Round. Each leg ended 5-1. Napoli are also out of the Champions League after losing 2-6 on aggregate to Real Madrid who won both…

Sadiq Zazzabi

Pro-Kwankwaso Kano singer, Zazzabi, released on bail

Detained Kano State musician, Sadiq Zazzabi, has been released. Zazzabi was arraigned by the Kano State Censorship Board for releasing a song for former governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso, without the approval of the censorship board. The court which sat on Wednesday directed that Zazzabi be remanded in prison…

Governor of Kaduna State Nasir El-Rufai

VIDEO: Audu Maikori will be prosecuted, El-Rufai‎ vows (Video Source: Henry Okelue)

Ag President in Akwa Ibom to continue the Niger Delta dailogue 2nd March 2017.

VIDEO: Excited Uyo residents welcomed Osinbajo

Luis Enrique

Luis Enrique to quit as Barcelona coach end of season

The Barcelona coach, Luis Enrique, has announced that he will quit his position at the end of the season. The Spanish coach stated this after the La Liga game where his side defeated Sporting Gijon 6-1 on Wednesday night.. “I want to announce to everyone that I won’t continue at…

Sadiq Zazzabi

Court sends Kano musician to prison over new song

A court has remanded the embattled Kano singer, Sadiq Zazzabi, over his newly-released song. The singer was arraigned before the censorship court in Kano for allegedly violating the state’s censorship board law which requires that a songs or movies should pass a censorship screening before it is released. Sadiq released…

Sadiq Zazzabi

Kano musician faces state disciplinary panel over new song

A popular Kano musician, Sadiq Zazzabi, is to face a government disciplinary panel Wednesday because of his newly-released song. The singer will be arraigned tomorrow at the censorship court in Kano. Sadiq says he is being targeted because of his support for former Gov. Rabiu Kwankwaso, an allegation the government…

Tijjani Asase and his friend holding Amstel malta in Zango's contest

Adam Zango to select five fans for Lagos fun trip

The Kannywood actor, Adam Zango, has asked his fans to join him on a fun trip to Lagos through a contest. The A-List actor cum singer has been invited by the makers of Amstel Malta to embark on a tour of their production plant in Lagos in a fortnight. But…

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima

Shettima disowns Borno Deputy Speaker, says it’s moral insanity to discuss Buhari’s successor

Discussing succession at a time President Muhammadu Buhari is attending to his health is nothing less than insanity, Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno has said. The governor was reacting to a call by the Deputy Speaker of the Borno State House of Assembly, Danlami Kubo, that Mr. Shettima succeed Mr.…

Map showing Southern Kaduna

Police deploy special forces, aerial patrol team to Southern Kaduna

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has deployed Police Special Forces to Southern Kaduna to prevent the incessant violence there. The Commissioner of Police in Kaduna State, Aghole Abeh, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Kaduna on Wednesday that Mr. Idris had also ordered the Police Air Wing…

Burnt house in Goska Village, southern Kaduna.

14 killed as gunmen attack two Southern Kaduna communities

Within 24 hours, gunmen invaded different communities in two local governments of Southern Kaduna, killing at least 14 people and destroying several properties. The first attack occurred on Sunday in Bakin Kogi, Kaninkon Village in Jema'a Local Government Area at about 5:30 p.m. The casualty in Jema'a is uncertain as…


Kannywood producer Nuhu Abdullah to unveil new movie ‘Gudun Tsira’

Kannywood young actor cum producer, Nuhu Abdullahi, is set to unveil his upcoming movie ‘Gudun Tsira’ in Kano State this weekend. The movie will parade a star-studded cast that includes Hadiza Gabon, Jamila Nagudu, Fati Washa,Ali Nuhu, Falalu Dorayi and a host of others. The 26-year-old filmmaker will also assemble…

General Bello weds Zainab

Kannywood: General Bello marries Zainab

Kannywood actor, Muhammed Bello, married his heartthrob, Zainab Mohammed, on Saturday in Jos, the Plateau State capital. One of Bello's friends, Hamisu Musa, described the couple's relationship. "Bello was my school classmate and if I am not mistaken, he has been together with Zainab for over 15 years," he said.…

Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola

VIDEO: N166Billion Contract Mess: 10 Questions For Minister Fashola

Tothemham Hotspurs coach

Europa League: Super Eagles duo secure win over Tottenham

The Super Eagles duo of Moses Simon and Andres Esiti featured prominently in the Gent team that defeated Tottenham Hotspur by a lone goal in the Europa League on Thursday night. The two Nigerian players were handed starting roles, and while Esiti completed the game, Moses gave way for his…

FILE PHOTO: Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Speaker, House of Representatives meet President Muhammadu Buhari in London

Buhari meets Saraki, Dogara

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and Speaker of the House of Representative, Yakubu Dogara, have met President Muhammadu Buhari who is on an extended medical vacation in the United Kingdom. The Presidency on Wednesday posted photos showing the three men together, hours after the National Assembly leaders, alongside the Senate…

Chidi Odinkalu

VIDEO: Nigeria’s former human rights chief, Odinkalu, speaks on Southern Kaduna killings