Hauwa Maina: Popular Kannywood actress is dead

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"Bayajida" actress, Hauwa Maina, has passed away after a brief illness.

Kannywood actress, Hauwa Maina, is dead.

The popular Kannywood actress passed away on May 2, 2018, at the Aminu Kano teaching hospital in Kano, after a brief illness.

Her death was confirmed by fellow Kannywood actor, Ali Nuhu, in a tribute posted on his Instagram page.


About Hauwa Maina

Born in Kaduna State, the late actress was a native of Biu in Borno State. She completed her primary school education in Geidam, Yobe State, and her secondary school education in Nguru, Yobe State.

She got a National Diploma in Management from Kaduna State Polytechnic.

Maina was popular for her roles in movies such as 'Queen Amina' and 'Bayajida'.


In 2007, she won the Afro-Nollywood best actress award, and in 2010, the SIM best actress award.

Maina is survived by a daughter Maryam Bukar Hassan, who is a famous poet.

May her soul rest in peace.






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