Yakubu Mohammed Biography, Early Life, Age, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Yakubu Muhammed

Yakubu Mohammed is an award-winning Nigerian actor, director, movie producer, singer, vlogger and scriptwriter.

He is a super-talented actor, who has made several appearances in both Nollywood and Kannywood movies. In fact, he has featured in over 40 English movies, 100 Hausa movies and also sang more than 1000 songs. Some of his popular movie appearances include 'Sons of the Caliphate', 'Lionheart', 'MTV Shuga' and '4th Republic'.
He was at a point, a brand ambassador for Nescafe Beverage. He is currently an SDGs ambassador and also a Globacom ambassador.
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Yakubu Mohammed Profile

Before we continue, here's a quick rundown on Yakubu Mohammed's profile and a few things you'd love to know about him:
Full names: Yakubu Mohammed
Date of birth: 25th March 1973
Age: 47 years (2020)
Nationality: Nigerian
State of origin: Bauchi State
Education: University of Jos
Occupation: Actor, singer
Religion: Muslim
Net worth:

Yakub Mohammed Biography and Entertainment Career

Yakubu Mohammed was born on the 25th of March, 1973 in Bauchi State but he grew in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. The actor revealed in a recent interview that he lost his father at an early age of 9. He often mentions his father as his role model and biggest source of inspiration.

After completing his primary and secondary education, he intended studying Geology and Mining but ended up studying Mass Communications at the University of Jos. He later was enrolled at the Bayero University in Kano.

Yakubu Mohammed is one of the most influential and richest Kannywood actors. He begun his entertainment career in 1998, working behind the scenes, mostly as a script writer. He in no distant time, gained experience on the job and started rising through the ranks and files.

He made his debut movie appearance in a 2013 movie, titled 'Gabar Cikin Gida', alongside his friend, Sani Danja. 
In 2016, he acted in his first Nollywood movie, 'Son of Caliphate'. The movie which was produced by Mo Abudu tells the story of three rich ambitious young men all caught up in the hidden corners of power. He has also featured in 'Lionheart', 'MTV Shuga' and over 40 other Nollywood movies.

Yakubu Mohammed is also a singer, with over 1000 songs to his credit. He has written numerous songs for both Hausa and English movies.

Yakubu Muhammed Movies

Yakubu Mohammed has featured in numerous movies, with A-list actors like Genevieve Nnaji, Nkem Owoh, Pete Edochie, Onyeka Onwenu, Kanayo O. Kanayo and many others.
Check out some of his movies below:

Nollywood movies:

• MTV Shuga Naija
• Makeroom
• 4th Republic
• Queen Amina
• Tenant of The House
• Sons of The Caliphate
• Fantastic Numbers
• Damaged Petals
• LionHeart
• Dark Closet
• Asawana
• Walking Away
• Power of Tomorrow
• My Village Bride
• Chauffeur
• My Neighbor's Wife
• Bunmi's Diary
• My Wife's Lover
• April Hotel
• Wings of A Dove
• Blue Flames
• Women

Kannywood movies:

• Gabar Cikin Gida
• Nas
• Cikin Waye
• Romeo Da Jamila
• Da Kai Zan Gana
• Sani Nake So
• Mai Farin Jini
• Soyayya Da Shakuwa
• Shu'uma (The Evil Woman)
• So Aljannar Duniya
• Munubiya
• Sai A Lahira
• Duniyar Nan
• Yar Mulki
• Hawaye Na
• Hakkin Miji
• Bikin Yar Gata
• Kayar Ruwa

Awards and Nominations

Yakubu Mohammed's acting talents have earned him a number of awards and recognition, including:
• Actor of the Year (Nollywood) in the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (nominated)
• Best Actor (Indigenous) in the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (nominated)
• Best Actor of the Year (Kannywood) in the 2016 City People Entertainment Awards (won)

Yakubu Mohammed Net Worth

Yakubu Mohammed is one of the richest and most influential Kannywood actors. Apart from acting and singing, he is also an entrepreneur and the co-founder of a production company called “2ffect Empire”. He runs the production company with the multi-talented artiste, Sani Danja.
The multi-talented actor has also signed endorsement deals with a number of big brands like Globacom, Nescafe Beverage and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). His official net worth isn't available yet, but we'd update this article as soon as we get a credible information from a reliable source.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Yakubu Mohammed on:
Instagram @YakubMohammed_
Twitter @YakubuMohammed_

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