Rahama Sadau biography
Rahama Sadau is a Nigerian actress, filmmaker, and singer. Born and raised in Kaduna.
Full Name: Rahama Sadau
Born: 7 December 1993
Birth place: Kaduna, Nigeria
Residence: Kaduna, Nigeria
Alma mater: Eastern Mediterranean University
Famous as: film maker, singer, dancer
Years active: 2013–present
Relatives: Fatima Sadau (sister) Zainab Sadau (sister) Aisha Sadau (sister) Haruna Sadau (sibling)
TV shows: Sons of the Caliphate
Biographical and education career
Rahama Ibrahim Sadau was born in
Kaduna State, north-western Nigerian State which was the former capital of Nigeria’s former Northern Region to Alhaji Ibrahim Sadau. She grew up with her parents in Kaduna alongside side her three sisters.
Sadau studied Human Resource Management at school of Business and Finance of Eastern Mediterranean University in Northern Cyprus.
Rahama performed in many dancing competitions as a child and during her school year. She rose to fame in late 2013 a few months after joining Kannywood movie Industry with her first movie Gani ga Wane, as one of the best selling movies.
Sadau joined Kannywood movie industry in 2013. She played a few minor roles before gaining fame from her performance in Gani ga Wane alongside the popular Kannywood actor Ali Nuhu.
In October 2016, Sadau featured in a movie series on EbonyLife TV. In 2017, she formed a production company named Sadau Pictures where she first produced her first movie, Rariya starring
Ali Nuhu, Sadiq Sani Sadiq, and Fati Washa.
Rahama appears in many Nigerian movies in both Hausa and English languages and has been one of the only Nigerian actors that speaks Chinese language fluently.
Awards and recognition
2014 Best Actress (Kannywood) City People Entertainment Awards Kannywood
2015 Best Actress (Kannywood)City People Entertainment Awards Kannywood
2017 Best African ActressAfrican Voice Kannywood
In 2017, she became the first Hausa female celebrity to appear in the top ten Hottest Female Nigeria Celebrities.
Throughout her career, Sadau has been an active actress, appearing in movies and music videos that where rated as the best of all times in the Nigerian entertainment industry and was regarded as the most influential actress of all time.
She is the most followed Kannywood actress on Twitter and Instagram.