Kannywood actress, Sadiya Haruna goes to jail


Kannywood actress, Sadiya Haruna goes to jail

By Abdulgafar Oladimeji

Kano chief magistrate  court has sentenced renown Kannywod actress, Sadiya Haruna to six months in jail .

The court presided by magistrate Mukhtari Dandago found the actress guilty of defamation.

The prosecution informed the court that the convict posted defamatory content on her facebook and instagram accounts.

Adding that the content posted by the convict on her social media handles were  is defamation of  popular Kannywpod director, Isa I. Isa.

The prosecution brought forth six witnesses, who gave their  testimony against the actress, further, during the trial documentary evidences were also tendered  against Sadiya Haruna.

Sadiya denied  all the testimonies given against  her before the court.

The presiding magistrate in his judgment held  that the prosecution had  proved its case against the then defendant.

Magistrate Mukhtari Dandago sentenced Sadiya to six months in jail without an option of fine.

The court further bind her over to desist from further defamatory comments via her social media handles, in default would be liable to serve additional  two years in jail.


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