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Nigerian Actress Banned From Filmmaking After Holding Hands and Cuddling in Music Video

A Nigerian film industry association has banned a leading actress from future movies after she appeared in a music video holding hands and cuddling a male performer. Rahama Sadau has won several awards and been dubbed the Queen of Kannywood—the Hausa-language film industry native to northern Nigeria, taking its name from the state of Kano. The industry has previously been criticized by Muslim clerics in the region for being immoral and having the potential to lead youth astray.
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