Maryam Hiyana is one of the most beautiful actress to play in the popular Hausa Film industry, Kannywood. Born on the 28th of January in the Northern city of Kano, Her full Name is Maryam Musa, she got the nickname “Hiyana” from one of the most popular movie that she acted in. Maryam attended both her primary and secondary school in Kano. She joined the Hausa film industry around 2005 and made her first appearance alongside Ali Nuhu in a drama movie titled, “Nazari”.
Although she stayed for only three years in the industry, Maryam appeared in many Hausa movies and has received several awards and honors for her performance in these movies. She was nominated as the best prominent actress of the year 2007. Maryam carrier came to an abrupt end in 2007 when a sëxtape allegedly to be hers, leaked online.
The tape has lead to so many controversies in the industry and at the end, Kannywood board of directors took the harsh decision of expelling her from the industry. But 13 years after that unfortunate incident, Maryam is now a new woman and has already settled down in her marital home with her husband.
Maryam got married in 2008 to a businessman in Kano and since that time, she has given birth to 5 children. Three of these children are males while the remaining two are females. Her latest birth was in December 2019, in which she gave birth to a bouncing baby girl. The girl was named Nana Khadijah. Below are some of her recent pictures together with her children.