Full Name: Halima Abubakar
Born: 12 June 1985
Birth place: Kano, Nigeria
Alma mater: Bayero University, SKYNET CAFE
Famous as: actress, model, television personality, entrepreneur and a philanthropist
Years active: 2001 – present
Awards: Best Actress, 2011 Afro Hollywood Award, City People Movie Special recognition
Nominations: Nollywood Movie Award for Best Rising Star
Biographical and educational history
Halima Abubakar was born on 12th June, 1985 in Kano State in the northern part of Nigeria. but is a descent of Kogi.
She attended Ideal primary school in Kano then studied Sociology at Bayero University, Kano.
Halima began acting in 2001 when she played a minor role in Rejected. Her first lead role was in Gangster Paradise.
Halima rose to fame after playing the lead character in the popular Nollywood movie “Gangster Paradise” a movie that brought her to limelight.
She is the CEO of a Modehouse Entertainment, a music label and entertainment management company. She is currently the Kogi State youth ambassador.
Family and personal life
In October 2018, Halima Abubakar revealed that she was still a virgin.
In April 2020, she announced the birth of her baby boy on her Instagram handle.
She is currently one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $600,000.
Awards and recognitions
In 2011, she won the award for Best Actress at the Afro Hollywood Awards.
She has also been nominated for Best Rising Star at the Nollywood Movie Awards.
Best Actress in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Wards
Best Actress at the Afro Hollywood Awards
Best Rising Star at the Nollywood Movie Awards
Best Supporting Actress at the Actors Guild Icons Awards
Best Actress at the Global Leadership Awards
Best Actress at the HITV Seasoned Awards
Most Outstanding Actress in Nigeria at the Best of Nollywood Awards
Best Actress at the Eminent Awards.
Slip of Fate
Tears of a Child
Men in Love (film)
Return of White Hunters