Veteran Kannywood Actress Saratu Daso Dies While Fasting

Adoga Stephen By Adoga Stephen - Editor-In-Chief
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Saratu Gidado, a veteran actress in Kannywood known as Daso, has passed away.

A local radio station in Kano State reported that the actress died in her sleep.

Her family members said she did not wake up on Tuesday morning after eating before starting the day’s Ramadan fast, Sahur.

Daso had been a prominent figure in the Hausa film industry for over 18 years.

Her outstanding performances and various roles made her popular with audiences in the Northern region.

Before becoming an actress, Saratu was a dedicated school teacher.

Tributes from the entertainment world continue to pour in as preparations are made for her funeral, scheduled for 4:00 pm.

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By Adoga Stephen Editor-In-Chief
Stephen studied Mass Communication at the Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu (now Lagos State University of Science and Technology), where he acquired requisite training for the practice of journalism. He loves the media, and his interest mostly lies in print medium, where his creative writing skill makes him a perfect fit.