Professional Experience/Achievements

S/NO AWARD DATE
1 Croatia International Film festival, Zagreb
May 2011
2 Toronto international Film Festival
2009, 2010
3 Abuja International Film Festival
2009
4 Zuma Film festival, Abuja
2008
5 American Film Market  2008
6 Arewa Film Festival
1999
7 International Hausa Film Festival 2002
8 International film festival of India Goa
2012
9 Kwankwasiyya Film Featival and Award Nite
2013
10 MTN Kannywood Nite Award
2013


Movie Awards
Four Different Awards from Kano State Govt/ Censorship Board, including Best Screen Play
 
Tsintsiya
   
Best Film on Social Issues, Zuma Film Festival 2008   

Best Film at Abuja International Film Festival 2009
 
 BURI     
 Best Upcoming Producer by Nigerian Films Association, Lagos 2001
 Best supporting Actress at Yahoo fina-finan Hausa Award
 Life time Achievments Award by Freedom Radio/Fasaha  Award.
 Life Time Achievments by Kano State Censorship Board  2012.
 Life Time Achievements MTN Kannywood Award              2013
 Gashin Kuma      
 Nomination As the best Film & Best actor (Arewa films Award)
 Award of Excellence ( Abedock Film Producion) Toronto Canada in 2009 
 Award of Excellence  ( Yerima Films Award 2006/2007)
 Best Producer 2001 By Bauchi Dramatic Association)
 Best Producer 1999( Zumunta Drama Association Kano)
 Best Discepline Actor 1999(Tauraruwa Magazine)
                                                    
                                                                                                       
Professional Skills/Achievements/Experience
Teach Master class at Canadian Film Center 2009,
Master Class at American Film Market ( Hollywood California)2008
Marster Class at Abuja International Film Festival.
Paper Presentation: Matsayin film a Muslunci (Position of Film in Islam)Hausa International film festival.
 
Position Held                     
Chairman  Arewa Film  Producers Association for six years.
Chairman Marketing Committee, Kano State film makers.
Chairman Security Committee International Hausa Film Festival
Chairman Publicity Committee Hausa film Festival
Chairman New Democrats Kano State a Political party
Chairman Political Parties Opposition Kano 2006
Trumphet Coalation of political parties kano state 2006
Chairman Transition Committee, and Interim Chair, Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigerian.2006
Chairman Organising Committee MTN Kannywood Award     2013
Chariman Security Committee MTN Kannywood Award          2013
Acting National Chairman New Democrats ND,2006,2008,2009,2010
Secretary General, Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP)
2007 Kano State Gubernatorial Candidate Under ND(New Deemocrats)
MD/CEO  Iyan-tama Multimedia Ltd. From 1997-2013
                      
Current Position
MD/CEO Iyan-Tama Multimedia Film Production Company, based in Kano
 
Scripts Written                          
ALKAWARI/WATA RANA 2 AND RASHIN SANI &  MULTI AWARD WINNING FILM TSINTSIYA .
Author  MAJIGI SHIRIN FIM A SAUKAKE. (INSTRUCTIONAL    HAUSA FILM BOOK EDITED BY SADIQ  TAFAWA BALEWA AND INTRODUCTION BY, PROFESSOR ABDALLAH UBA ADAMU OF BAYERO UNIVERSITY KANO
                               
                                                                    
Films Produced                      
About 20 Films, some of which have won awards, including "Tsintsiya" (The broom) "Buri"(Need) "Alkawari"I(Promise), "Hakuri" (Patience) "Wata Rana" (Once upon a time), Badakala,Kilu Taja Bau,Nasan arina,Fallasa.