Jan 20, 2022

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Kano Film Censors Board Declares Movie Director Wanted for New Film – Legit.ng

  • A film director was summoned by Kano State Film Censorship for a recent film he produced
  • Aminu Umar Mukhtar, a Kannywood film director, has been announced Declared wanted by the board of directors, which is under the government of the state of Kano,
  • The film director rejected the invitation and stated that the film was not shot in Kano and neither was he represents the Hausa culture

Kano – The film censorship of the state of Kano has Aminu Umar Mukhtar, a Kannywood film director , explains He was wanted for his latest film.

Na Abba Afakallah, Executive Director of the board, announced this in an interview with BBC Pidgin on Thursday, January 6th .

Afakallah said the move came after the filmmaker invited the board to watch the film, titled “Mak aranta “failed to comply.

According to him, film director p had intended to appear in his office in December p but has not yet done so.

< p class = "align-left"> He said the board’s rejection of the project was due to its “immoral” content and the fact that the project did not get the approval of the authority.

His words:

” The truth is that the entire process of this film does not have the backing of the board. The promotional video that is currently circulating should also have been checked by us. In this way we can say that we are removing this or that part, but the filmmaker has done none of it.

“Since he did not accept our invitation, we are taking the next step, because our board of directors has this goes, the religion and culture of Kano and we will not let anyone destroy that for us. ”

In response to the development, Mukhtar said he was invited by the board didn’t bother and insisted he didn’t do anything wrong.

He declined the invitation, arguing that his film is not just about the Hausa community and not about Kano was rotated.

His words:

“When I heard that the board was looking for me, I wasn’t bothered at all because I did nothing wrong have.

“My The film is not just about Kano or Hausa, but about 17 languages ​​that are part of the P project. Also, I didn’t shoot the film in Kano state. So I don’t understand why your blood is hot on this subject.

“My film isn’t just about sex education, it also captures other things like female genital mutilation.

” With that Project we want to create awareness for things that happen not only in Hausa societies, but also in others. ”

Hisbah takes action against another Kannywood actress, Summons Thespian

In a similar development, Kano State’s Hezbah board of directors recently summoned a Kannywood actress, Ummah Shehu, on some of the allegations she made against the Islamic police.

The commander of the board, Harun Sani Ibn Sina, said Hisbah summoned the actress to prove her claim that the organization is only focused on the activities of the citizens.

Shehu made the allegation ification against Hisbah after the arrest and subsequent indictment of Sadiya Haruna, her colleague in the industry.

Kannywood actress Maryam Waziri marries ex-Super Eagles star Tijani Babangida

Meanwhile, Kannywood’s top actress Maryam Waziri and former Super Eagle legend Tijani Babangida recently tied the knot on social media to the delight of their numerous fans.

Her wedding ceremony was held on Friday, November 26th, in Kaltungo, Gombe state.

Maryam joined her too taken the Instagram page to share the good news of her wedding to the former soccer player.