Halima Atete Biography, Age, Early Life, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Halima Atete
Halima Yusuf Atete is a Nigerian actress, movie producer, filmmaker, scriptwriter and philanthropist.

She has been featured in numerous movies, many of which she represents a mischievous and jealousy fille-role. The award-winning actress is also a philanthropist. Her foundation, Halima Atete Foundation provides assistance to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) in Borno, Adamawa and Gombe State.
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Halima Atete Profile

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Full name: Halima Yusuf Atete
Date of birth: 26th November 1988
Age: 32 years (2020)
Nationality: Nigerian
Education: Yerwa Government Day Secondary School
Marital status
Occupation: Actress, producer
Religion: Muslim
Net worth

Halima Atete Biography and Educational Background

Halima Atete was born on the 26th of November, 1988 in Maiduguri, Borno State. She had her primary education at Maigari Primary School. Upon obtaining her First School Leaving Certificate, she enrolled at the Yerwa Government Day Secondary School, from where she obtained her SSCE certificate.

Halima Atete also holds a National Diploma in Sharia and Civil Law.

Entertainment Career

Halima Atete started her professional acting career in 2012, and she has over the years, starred in more than 150 movies. She has also produced numerous movies, including 'Asalina' and 'Uwar Gulma'.

Some of her movie appearances include:

• Asalina (My Origin)
• Wata Rayuwa
• Dakin Amarya
• Ashabu Kahfi
• Wata Hudu
• Kurman Kallo
• Kona Gari
• Bikin Yar Gata
• Soyayya Da Shakuwa
• Matar Jami’a
• Yaudarar Zuciya
• Maidalilin Aure
• Mu’amalat
• Igiyar Zato
• Alkalin Kauye
• Ba’asi
• Bani Bake
• Uwar Gulma (Mother of Gossip)

Awards and Nominations

Halima Atete's acting talents have earned her numerous awards and recognitions, including:
• Best New Actress at the 2013 City People Entertainment Awards (won)
• Best Supporting Actress at the 2014 City People Entertainment Awards (won)
• Best Actress at the 2017 City People Entertainment Awards (won)
• Best Actress at the 2017 African Voice (nominated)
• Kannywood Face at the 2018 City People Entertainment Awards (won)


Halima Atete is a philanthropist who doesn't hesitate in giving back to the needy. She started the 'Halima Atete Foundation', a foundation that provides assistance to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) in Adamawa, Borno and Gombe State.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Halima Atete on:
Instagram @haleemaatete

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