Alaqa, a popular Hausa web series, has premiered on MulitiChoice’s Africa Magic Hausa in Nigeria.
According to the broadcaster, the thrilling Kannywood series, subtitled in English, will air every Saturday and Sunday at 7:30 pm and is open to DStv customers on Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Confam and Yanga and GOtv customers on Supa, Max and Jolli.
Directed by Ali Nuhu, Alaqa narrates the story of the Alfindiki family who faces a crisis when their son, Hisham, is accused of rape. The series dwells on friend and family ties and a twisted web of deceit.
Commenting on the premiere, Tope Oshunkeye, Executive Head of Marketing at MultiChoice Nigeria, said the group is topping entertainment for its customers with Alaqa, a quality local series.
“Alaqa is another indigenous work that meets the high-quality standard MultiChoice Nigeria is renowned for. As a promoter of quality local and foreign content, we are adding this interesting and captivating Hausa series to the rich content available to DStv and GOtv customers,” he stated.
The series is produced by Khalid Kherieeydo and Jamilu Awayman and features a host of Kannywood stars, including Ali Nuhu, Shamu Daniya, Ramadan Booth, Bilkisu Abdullahi, Jamilu Sani, Sadiq Ahmad, Auwal Isa West and many others.