Saratu Gidado Biography – Age, Career, How She Died and Networth


Saratu Gidado, popularly known as Daso, was a Nigerian film actress, primarily in the Kannywood film industry.

Saratu Gidado was a prominent figure in the Hausa film industry for over 18 years. Her remarkable performances and versatile roles endeared her to audiences across the Northern region.


Saratu was born 17 January 1968. She was 56 years old.


She was known for the role she always played as an aggressive and mischievous actress who defied all odds to rise to stardom. She made her film debut in 2000 in Linzami Da Wuta, produced by Sarauniya Movies.

How She Died

Gidado died on April 9, 2024. She had the Ramadan Suhur before going to bed and died in her sleep, at the ahe of 56.  A local radio station in Kano State announced that the popular actress died in her sleep.

Her family members explained that the actress failed to wake up on Tuesday morning after the midnight meal before the commencement of the day’s Ramadan fast, Sahur. Before she took up an illustrious acting career, Saratu was a dedicated school teacher.

She was buried according to Islamic teachings.

Net Worth

He net worth is not available at the moment.