Nafisat Abdullahi Biography, Age, Early Life, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Nafisat Abdullahi

Nafisat Abdullahi is an award-winning Nigerian actress, director, producer, photographer, entrepreneur and the founder of Nafs Entertainment.

She debuted as an actress in 2010, at an early age of 18 and has over the years, grown into one of the biggest Kannywood actresses, with more than 1.5 million Instagram followers.
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Nafisat Abdullahi Profile

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Full name: Nafisat Abdullahi
Date of birth: 23rd January 1991
Age: 29 years (2020)
Nationality: Nigerian
Education: University of Jos
Parents: Abdulrahman Abdullahi
Relationship status: Engaged
Occupation: Actor, entrepreneur
Net worth

Nafisat Abdullahi Biography, Date Of Birth, Early Life, Family And Education

Nafisat Abdullahi was born on the 23rd of January, 1991 in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. She is the fourth daughter of Abdulrahman Abdullahi, a wealthy automobile dealer and an elder statesman. The family originally hails from Kano but settled in Jos where her father built his automobile business.

Nafisat Abdullahi

Nafisat went to Airforce Private School in Jos and later, upon moving to Abuja, proceeded to Government Girl Secondary School, Dutse. She also holds a degree in Theatre Arts from the prestigious University of Jos. She is currently studying photography at the London School of Photography.

Entertainment Career

Nafisat Abdullahi is one of the most talented in the Kannywood movie industry. She debuted as an actress in the 2010 movie 'Sai Wata'. The movie was produced by Ali Nuhu and Nafisat played a lead role.

In 2012, she featured in 'Blood and Henna', a movie which was directed by Kenneth Gyang alongside Ali Nuhu and Sadiq Sani Sadiq. The movie, which helped shoot her to limelight received 6 nominations at the 9th Africa Movie Academy Awards and won Best Costume Design.

In 2013, Nafisat starred in the hit movie, 'Lamiraj', a role that earned her the high converted Best Actress award. The same year, she got suspended from acting for failing to appear before a disciplinary committee after being summoned for organizing a banned event. The suspension was lifted after two months and she returned back to her career.

In 2014, she starred in the blockbuster film, 'Ya Daga Allah' and 'Kalamu Wahid' directed by Aminu Saira.

Apart from acting, Nafisat Abdullahi is also a successful entrepreneur and the founder of Nahaz Brand and a film production company.

Personal Life

According to 360dopes.com, Nafisat Abdullahi is currently engaged. She was formerly in a relationship with Kannywood actor and singer, Adam Zango. The relationship lasted for three years until they parted ways.

Nafisat Abdullahi Movies

Nafisat Abdullahi has been featured in numerous Nollywood movies, including:
• Ahlul Kitab
• Toron Giwa
• Auren Tagwaye
• Sai Wata Rana
• Addini ko Al'Ada
• Allo (film)
• Yar Agadez
• Ban Kasheta Ba
• Ya daga Allah
• Blood and Henna
• Ummi
• Baban Sadik
• Dawo Dawo
• Alhaki Kwikwiyo
• Farar Saka
• Cikin Waye?
• Dan Marayan Zaki
• Zango
• Gabar Cikin Gida
• Alkawarina
• Har Abada
• Dan Almajiri
• Laifin Dadi
• Alhini
• Madubin Dubawa
• Badi Ba Rai
• Fataken Dare
• Baiwar Allah
• Lamiraj
• Dare
• Guguwar So
• Haaja
• Jari Hujja

Awards and Recognition

Nafisat Abdullahi's acting talent has earned her numerous awards and recognitions, including:
• Best Actress of the Year (Kannywood) in the 2013 City People Entertainment Awards (won)
• Best Kannywood Actress (Popular Choice Award) in the (2014) 1st Kannywood Awards (won)
• Best Actress of the Year (Kannywood) in the 2014 City People Entertainment Award (nominated)
• Best Actress of the Year in the 2014 Africa Movie Academy Awards (won)
• Best Kannywood Actress in the (2015) 2nd Kannywood Awards (won)
• Best Actress of the Year (Kannywood) in the 2015 City People Entertainment Award (nominated)
• Best Actress of the Year in the 2016 AMMA Awards  (won)
• Best Actress of the Year (Kannywood) in the 2016 City People Entertainment Award  (won)
• Best Actress in the 2016 MTN Award
• Best Kannywood Actress in the (2016) 3rd Kannywood Awards

In 2013, Nafisat was one of the only two attendees from Nigeria invited to the Berlin International Film, alongside a Nollywood cinematographer. She was later invited to Nollywood festivals in Atlanta, Scotland.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Nafisat Abdullahi on:
Instagram @nafeesat_official
Twitter @nafisatofficial

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