Although she is my Idol, I shall beat Nafisa Abdullahi to the crown – Ummi El Abdul

Ummi talks of her big plans for her career.

Kannywood Movie Review: Kaddara Ko Fansa

The storyline was shoddily presented.

I still act in Nollywood – Ali Nuhu

Ali Nuhu has been in the industry for 15 years.

Kannywood Movie Review: Har da Mijina

The movie is highly watchable.

Kannywood: Ali Nuhu, Aisha Aliyu, others bag City People awards

The Kannywood category was introduced two awards season ago.

I will star in Hollywood movie soon – Vincent Opurum

Opurum first got his start in a Ramsey Nouah movie.

My new film “Uwar Gulma” will be a hit – Halima Ateteh

Premium Times speaks with Kannywood’s Halima Ateteh.

Kannywood’s new comer, Daddy, beats known stars in 2014 awards

The next even hold 2015 The 2014 Kaduna entertainment award this year came with a big surprise as young and new actor, Ibrahim Daddy, beat known stars of Kannywood to clinch the top award. The award ceremony which took place early Sunday, saw the turnout of celebrities who came to witness the yearly award celebrations. […]

Patience Ozokwor debuts in new Kannywood movie

The producer of the movie is known to incorporate Nollywood actors in Kannywood movies. Nollywood star actress, Patience Ozokwor, is to feature in a new Kannywood-Nollywood collaboration movie. The movie, produced by Usman Uzee, is currently being filmed in Abuja. Mr. Uzee is known for his versatility in movie production and has produced movies featuring […]

Kannywood Movie Review: Bikin Yar Gata

The movie is another take on Cinderella.

Entertainment Round-Up: P-Square’s Paul Okoye set for March 22 traditional wedding in Port Harcourt

D’banj is a “legendary womaniser”, says UK newspaper Nigerian music star, D’banj, has been labelled a “legendary womaniser” by the UK Newspaper, Daily Mail. The label was with respect to rumours of a romance between Real Housewives of Atlanta star, Kenya Moore, and “Africa Prince”. According to the Daily Mail, based on reports in Nigerian […]

Meet Kannywood’s only female director – Muhibbat Abdussalam

Muhibbat was inspired by her husband, Hassan Giggs. Muhibbat Abdussalam is a phenomenon in the Hausa film industry, being the first and, presently, the only female director in Kannywood. Her husband, Hassan Gigs, who inspired her to become a director, is a producer and director himself. In this exclusive interview with PREMIUM TIMES, the movie […]

Kannywood Movie Review: Fatima Mohammed is Shu’uma

The actress brings a sweet mischievousness to the role

Kannywood: Rabi Mustapha is dead

Actress died on Wednesday


Nigeria Entertainment Round-up: Skales may move to Timaya’s Dem Mama Records

This week’s entertainment news

Movie Review: Kanywood meets Nollywood; Ibro and Osuofia in MAJA

The highly anticipated comedy was released last week

Seun Kuti {Photo credit: OkayAfrica}

Nigeria Entertainment roundup: Seun Kuti condemns anti-gay law

Entertainment roundup for the week. Music video director, Clarence Peters accused of stealing concepts Entertainment website, Nigeria Entertainment Today (thenet.ng) has accused music video director, Clarence Peters, of stealing video concepts. In a piece titled, How Clarence Peters stole concepts, footage for Ice Prince and Tiwa Savage Music Videos, NET detailed how Peters, who is […]

Kannywood: Comedian, Shehu “Golobo” Jibril, is dead

Golobo died on Thursday

I brought John Okafor, Nkem Owoh to Kannywood – Usman Uzee

Usman won multiple awards for Oga Abuja

Kannywood singer, Naziru Ahmed, weds

Nazir got married on Sunday.

Kano government warns residents against movie piracy

Kano is the base of the Kannywood movie industry.

PREMIUM TIMES Top five Kannywood movies of 2013

The best and the brightest of Kannywood movies