Ali Nuhu

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Ali Nuhu Basic Information

Stage Name: Ali Nuhu
Real Name: Ali Nuhu Mohammed
Occupation: Actor, Director, Producer, Script Writer, Choreographer
Date Of Birth/Age: 15 March 1974 (49) Years Old
Place of Birth: Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria
Gender: Male
Nationality: Nigerian
Marital Status: Married
Education: University of Jos
Height: 1.80 m
Net Worth: $1M

Ali Nuhu Biography

Ali Nuhu Mohammed, a Nigerian actor, and filmmaker, was born on March 15, 1974. He performs in both Hausa and English-language films, and the media refers to him as “Sarki Ali” or the “king of Kannywood,” the Hausa film business with its center in Kano, Nigeria. Ali Nuhu has received various honors and appeared in over 500 Nollywood and Kannywood movies.

In the history of Nigerian and Hausa cinema, Ali Nuhu is recognized as one of the most significant performers ever. He has been called the most successful Hausa film star in the world in terms of audience, size, and wealth.

Ali Nuhu, Yours Truly, People, October 4, 2023




His father, Nuhu Poloma, is from the small town of Balanga, located in the center of the Damaturu district of the Gombe state. He was an elected official and the previous leader of the PDP’s Gombe state branch. At 78, the veteran later passed away in June 2020.


Fatima Karderam Digema, his mother, is a native of Borno state’s Bama local government region. She once held the positions of headmistress and instructor. She sadly passed away in 1999 after a brief illness.


He has two siblings: a sister named Amina Digema and a younger brother named Ibrahim B. Nuhu, who passed away on June 11, 2013, in Jos, Plateau state, after battling difficulties from tuberculosis infection.


Three wonderful children, Ahmad Nuhu, Fatima Nuhu, and Nawahir Nuhu, are the products of Ali’s union with Maimuna. Nawahir Nuhu, a four-year-old girl, is the youngest.

Ali Nuhu, Yours Truly, People, October 4, 2023


Maimuna Garba Ja Abdulkadir, a stunning Hausa woman, and Ali Nuhu are blissfully married. They married in 2003 and have lived together for over 18 years. However, Ali Nuhu has only ever been married to Maimuna Garba, despite being a devoted Muslim in his daily life.

The actor’s personal and family life is private, including his time with his wife and children. However, in several interviews and social media posts, the actor makes admirable statements about his marriage and the helpful spousal support his wife, Maimuna Garba, offers.

Ali Nuhu, Yours Truly, People, October 4, 2023


Net Worth

According to sources, his projected net worth is $1 million, but because of his longevity in the field thus far, it is expected to increase. In addition, due to Ali Nuhu’s dedication and perseverance, cooperative organizations and businesses, such as Omo (a detergent brand), the telecom giant Globacom, Samsung mobile phones, Indomie noodles, and others, have appointed him as an ambassador.


One of the few people who does not brag about their fortune on social media is Nuhu. This has made it challenging to determine how many cars he has.


According to sources, the actor owns landed properties in Jos and Kano.


Ali Nuhu had made over 500 movie appearances by 2019 and had already worked in the entertainment industry for two decades. Kannywood and Nollywood films he has been featured in include the following: Sitanda, Carbin Kwai, Madubin Dubawa, Wani Hanin, Matan Gida, Jinin Jikina, Nasibi, Mansoor, One Lagos Night, The Millions, Merry Men: The Real Yoruba Demons, Banana Island Ghost, Ojukokoro: Greed, The Wedding Ring, Confusion Na Wa, I Voted Now Wetin, Last Flight to Abuja, Memories of My Heart, and many more.

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