Kano is the heart of the Hausa movie industry popularly known as Kannywood. It is where 25-year-old Maryam Waziri Musa resides and plies her trade as an actor.
In this exclusive interview conducted in Kano, the Gombe State indigene talks about her passion for acting, plans for marriage and why she cannot play romantic roles in movies.
How did your acting career begin?
It began immediately after graduation from University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID). I was so passionate about acting I had to relocate […]
A girl has left many people in shock after she publicly posted photos of herself crying profusely on Facebook after her boyfriend broke up with her.
A Nigerian woman, Princess Chioma has stirred controversy on Facebook after she posted photos of herself seriously crying because the boyfriend broke up with her.
The girl could not hide her anger and disappointment. But, many people have attacked her as they believe the issue should be treated as personal instead of running to the social […]
After the ruckus with her friends, she realized their importance in her life. She was already too weak to do anything; she knew that if she had remained there, she would catch some fever. She stood up, walked to the bathroom and had a cold bath. She returned from the bathroom, feeling refreshed, but worried about Silver and Danielle.
Michelle: “What do I do now, eh? ”
Bemused, she sat down yet to arrive at the right decision,
Michelle: “Should I go to […]
Danielle ran out of their room yelling,
Danielle: “Somebody, please, helpooooo! my friend is dying!” she rushed to their direct neighbour,Mark, and banged on his door, Mark, came out sweating with just boxers for it seemed he had been busy with his girlfriend in “the other room”.
Mark: “Owfa, babe wetin happen, you see ghost?” he looked confused,
Danielle was already on the floor screaming and pointing at their room. Mark ran into the room with two other guys. They could not believe […]
Michelle all of a sudden, got up from the ground, she looked around her and there, not too far away from her was a big plank, exactly what she needed to teach that boyfriend snatcher of a girl the lesson of her life. She ran back to Dapo’s compound holding the heavy plank; the plank was so heavy that it seemed it was carrying her instead of the other way.
With vigour she launched at Dapo’s door, frightening him and Sandra […]
Your heart is connected to something larger than your body. You may call it God, universe, spirit, gut, intuition, higher self, or something other than these names. Your heart will let you know when something is not right. It will also speak to you through messages, inklings, and signs when it is definitely on the right path. There is a battle constantly going on between the rational mind and the sensitive heart – and it’s important to tune into what’s […]
Till the very end of time, a mother can never be replaced in anyone’s heart for obvious reasons. These are some of those reasons.
When it comes to our moms, the relationship we have can be complicated by a mix of unconditional love and moments of contempt. Whatever your relationship was, she will always hold a place in your heart. She is irreplaceable in our hearts for good reasons and although you never knew what she was thinking on the inside, […]
A man who nearly died some years ago after a heart failure has made incredible fight back, as he now trains with his heart in a backpack.
This is the heartbreaking story of a bodybuilder who suffered heart failure and was rushed to hospital for a transplant. After the successful transplant, the man now carries his artificial heart around in a backpack.
It was revealed that Andrew Jones, from Connecticut, first became unwell in 2012 after struggling to breathe during a run.
This adorable baby was yesterday born with his heart outside his body at a local hospital in Gaidam area of Yobe state.
Photos were shared online by Hausa Facebook page Rariya who also said the baby was immediately rushed to University Teaching Hospital, Maiduguri, Borno State for a life saving surgery.
This extremely rare condition called ectopia cordis affects just eight in every million births.
I saw the video of this adorable baby’s heart beating right outside his body also shared by Rariya […]
Dr. Mgbajah Ogadimma has made history as the first female Cardiothoracic Surgeon to come out of Nigeria and West Africa as a whole. Dr. Ogadimma took to twitter yesterday to share the good news. She wrote: “Very long journey, 7 years plus, three continents! #heartsurgery #first female heart surgeon in West Africa!”
“Dr Mgbajah Ogadimma. First female Cardiothoracic Surgeon in Nigeria and West Africa! #Historymaking #trail blazer!
Following the tragic death of Ronke Shonde, who was a victim of domestic violence, more and more women are sharing their own experiences. Below is Nkiruka’s survivor story as shared the post on Instagram.
“The domestic violent story that led to the death of Ronke Bewaija Shonde today broke my heart and took me back to memory lane. Yes that is my ex husband and I, I was just 19 years on that photo. you can see the innocence in my […]