She was born on November 26, 1988 in Maiduguri, Borno state. Halima had her up-bringing in Maiduguri.
Halima Atete had her primary and secondary education at Maigari Primary school and Yerwa Government Day Secondary School respectively, both in Maiduguri.
She later obtained a National Diploma in Sharia and Civil Law.
Her Acting Career
Halima Atete joined kannywood movie industry in the year 2012.
She made her debut in Asalina (My Origin), a movie she also produced.
Halima Atete has so far appeared in over 100 movies, known for playing the roles of mischievous and jealousy characters in most movies. Some of her movies include:
• Kona Gari
• Asalina (My Origin)
• Matar Jamia
• Bakin Yar Gala
• Darkin Amarya
• Soyayya Da Shakuwa
• Bani Bake
• Karman Kallo
• Igiya Zato among numerous others.
Halima Atete is indeed beautiful and talented, gifted in the interpretation of roles in movies. She has a number of fans who delight in watching her movies and most movie producers and directors prefer to feature her in most Kannywood movies.
Halima is also a movie producer. She has successfully produced numbers of movie such as Asalina (My Origin) and Uwar Gulma (Mother of Gossip).
Awards and Nominations
Halima Atete has in the course of her acting won several awards, notably as:
• 2013 Best New Actress at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• 2014 Best Supporting Actress at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• 2017 Best Actress at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• 2018 Kannywood Face at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• Nominated by the London based News Organization African Voice over her excellent performance in the entertainment industry.
Her Net Worth
Halima Atete is a prominent Kannywood star, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $300,000 dollars.