Hafsat Idris: Who is the ‘Barauniya’ star actress?

Hafsat Idris: Who is the 'Barauniya' star actress?

For those who have watched the movie, Barauniya, they would have seen and probably remember the dramatise masterpiece exhibited by Hafsat Idris. Although it was her debut film, she made quite an impression on movie critics and viewers.

So, who is Hafsat Ahmad Idris, who is regarded as one of the amazons in Kannywood

Hafsat Idris biography 

Hafsat Idris biography

Hafsat Ahmad Idris was born on July 14, 1987, in the Sagamu area of Ogun State. Although she was born in Ogun State, she hails from Kano State.

The actress is the first child of her parents, and she was raised in Ogun State with her siblings. 

Idris had both her primary and high secondary school education. She then proceeded to the university, where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.

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Hafsat Ahmad Idris ventured into business after graduating from school. She sold and moved textile materials from Ogun State to Kano State.

Even though her business was flourishing, she still had a passion for acting. She then decided to try her hands at acting. She had her first break into the Kannywood, a sub-genre of Nollywood, in 2015. 

Idris rose to fame in Nigeria, thanks to the excellent acting she showcased in her debut film, Barauniya. Her performance in the movie brought her prizes and industry acclaim.

She is not just an actress, but she is also a professional director and producer. In 2018, Idris established a film production company known as Ramlat Investment. She produced several movies in 2019, including Kawaye, which features actors such as Ali Nuhu, Sani Musa Danja and herself.

Hafsat Idris movies 

Since making her debut in Nollywood in 2015, Hafsat Ahmad Idris has starred in numerous movies.

Some of her notable movies include:

  • Biki Buduri
  • Furuci
  • Labarina
  • Barauniya
  • Makaryaci
  • Abdallah
  • Ta Faru Ta Kare
  • Rumana
  • Da Ban Ganshi Ba
  • Dan Almajiri
  • Haske Biyu
  • Maimunatu
  • Mace Mai Hannun Maza
  • Wazir
  • Gimbiya Sailuba
  • Matar Mamma
  • Risala
  • Igiyar Zato
  • Wata Ruga
  • Rariya
  • Wacece Sarauniya
  • Zan Rayu Da Ke
  • Namijin Kishi
  • Rigar Aro
  • Yar Fim
  • Dan Kurma
  • Kawayen Amarya

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Hafsat Idris net worth 

The net worth of Hafsat Ahmad Idris is estimated to be between N10-15 million.

Hafsat Idris family

Hafsat Idris family

Hafsat Ahmad Idris has been married twice. However, both marriages ended in divorce. From the two marriages, she has had two children: a boy and a girl.

Hafsat Idris’ husband 

Detailed information about Hafsat Ahmad Idris’ current husband is still not known to the public.

Hafsat Idris phone number 

The phone number of Hafsat Ahmad Idris has not been publicly disclosed.


Hafsat Idris beautiful

Hafsat Ahmad Idris has been nominated for and won several awards. Some of the awards which she has been conferred are:

  • City People Entertainment Award for Most Promising Actress of Kannywood Industry (2017)
  • City People Entertainment Award for Best Kannywood Actress
  • City People Entertainment Award for Face of Kannywood (2019)

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