By Aliyu Kamal
Hausa Girl - a novel on Hajjo Gano, a girl lured into the life on the fast lane, into the glamour of the northern Nigerian film venture.
Hajjo Gano joins the film crowd against the wishes of her father and other family members. It has always been her dream to become a famous film actress, who will be fervently chased by directors to cast her in films.
She meets SK who easily entices her and shoots her in a film, The Girl. It becomes a hit and instantly turns her into a star. She achieves greater fame with a music video, Hausa Girl, which clearly reveals her failure to heed his real motives of turning her into a celebrity. The CD scandalizes Kano City and the members of her family. They summarily disown her
By the time she turns to model filmmaker, KB, it is too late. He rejects her in favour of Zeenat Amin, who fears God and cultivates impeccable manners.