Hadiza Aliyu Gabon Biography, Early Life, Age, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Hadiza Aliyu

Hadiza Aliyu is an award-winning Nigerian actress, filmmaker, humanitarian and the founder of Hadiza Gabon Foundation.

Hadiza made her debut in 2009, where she was cast in Artabu, she got a break into Kannywood film industry. She currently features in both Hausa and English movies. The super-talented actress who was named best actress at 2013 Best of Nollywood Awards, is currently an ambassador for MTN Nigeria and Indomie noodles company.
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Hadiza Aliyu Profile

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Full names: Hadiza Aliyu Gabon
Date of birth: 1st June 1989
Age: 31 years (2020)
Nationality: Gabonese-Nigerian
Place of birth: Libreville, Republic of Gabon
State of origin: Adamawa State
Occupation: Actress
Religion: Muslim
Net worth: $500,000 est.

Hadiza Aliyu Biography, Date Of Birth, Early Life, Family And Education

Hadiza Aliyu was born on the 1st of June, 1989 in Libreville, Republic of Gabon. Her father, Malam Aliyu is an elder statesman of Gabonese descent while her mother of Fulani tribe from Adamawa State, Nigeria.
She had her primary and secondary education at Gabon, where she obtained her first and secondary certificates respectively. She also wrote her A-Level examination there with an aspiration to become a lawyer and later chose Law as her favourite degree course.
Hadiza Aliyu Gabon

She further took a step into the university but later dropped out due to some issues that trailed her studies. She eventually attended a diploma programme in French language and later became a French-language teacher in a private school.

Entertainment Career

Hadiza Gabon joined the Hausa movie industry after relocating to Adamawa State, Nigeria. As her interest in the movie industry developed, she moved from Adamawa to Kaduna, where she made up her mind to join the Kannywood movie industry with her cousin.

With time, she met popular Nigerian actor and director, Ali Nuhu Mohammed and sought his assistance to launch her as an actress. She made her debut in 2009, where she was cast in ‘Artabu’. With the help and guidance of Ali Nuhu and later Aminu Shariff, she quickly got a breakthrough in the Kannywood industry as one of the leading female stars.

Hadiza made her entry into Nollywood in 2017 and was featured in her first Nollywood movie alongside Mike Ezuruonye, Mark Angel, Josh2Funny and the popular Emmanuella in a movie, ‘Lagos Real Fake Life’.

Hadiza Aliyu Gabon Movies

Hadiza Aliyu Gabon has featured in numerous movies, with A-list actors like Mike Ezuruonye, Odunlade Adekola, Nonso Diobi, Mercy Aigbe, Annie Macaulay Idibia, Ik Ogbonna, Monkals Kalu and many others.
Check out some of her movies below:
• Farar Saka
• Daina Kuka
• Mukaddari
• Ziyadat
• Fataken Dare
• Kolo
• Artabu
• Sakayya
• Wasila
• Umarnin Uwa
• Badi Ba Rai
• 'Yar Maye
• Akirizzaman
• Aisha Humaira
• Umarnin Uwa
• Dare Daya
• Da Kai Zan Gana
• Wata Tafi Wata
• Haske
• Daga Ni Sai Ke
• Ban Sani Ba
• Ali Yaga Ali
• Mai Dalilin Aure
• Basaja
• Ba'asi
• Uba Da 'Da
• Indon Kauye
• Jarumta
• Ciki Da Raino
• Gida da waje
• Gidan Badamasi
• Hawwa Kulu
• Dan Birnin
• Wakili

Awards and Nominations

Hadiza Aliyu Gabon's acting talents have earned her a number of awards and recognition, including:
• Best Actress (Hausa) in the 2013 Best of Nollywood Award (won)
• Recognition Award in the Kwankwasiyya Award (won)
• Best Actress of the Year(Jury Choice) in the 2nd Kannywood/MTN Awards (2014) (won)
• Best Actress (Hausa) in the 2014 City People Entertainment Awards (nominated)
• Best Supporting Actress in the 2015 Kannywood AWA 24 Film & Merit Award (won)
• Best Actress in the 2016 African Hollywood Awards (won)
• Best Actress (Hausa) in the 2017 Best of Kannywood Award (nominated)
•  Recognition Award in the 2017 Arewa Night Award (won)

She has also received Certificates of Appreciation/Recognition Awards from several organisations like Kano State Senior Secondary Schools Management Board, Billycare Charity Foundation,  Startup Kano and Hausa Students Association of Nigeria (BUK) in recognition of her educational support and philanthropic activities.


Hadiza Aliyu Gabon is the founder of Hadiza Gabon Foundation (HGA), a foundation aimed as improving the lives of ordinary people by way of providing help in the educational and healthcare sectors as well as food security.

Hadiza Gabon Net Worth

Hadiza Aliyu Gabon is one of the richest and most influential female Kannywood actresses. Apart from acting, she is also an entrepreneur and sells different items of clothing and footwear on her Instagram handle.
She is also a brand ambassador of the NASCON Allied Plc, a subsidiary of the Dangote Group. According to 9jabazeInfo.com.ng, Hadiza has an estimated net worth of $500,000.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Hadiza Aliyu Gabon on:
Instagram @adizatou
Twitter @adizatougabon

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