“Aspiring to be the best as an actor, producer, blogger, defender of free speech and promoter of peace, understanding and positive social change for a better Nigeria.” - Iyantama
Iyan-Tama Multimedia is a reputable limited liability company run by a team of communication professionals. Registerd with CAC in 1997 as enterprises and incoporated a private company under the Companies and Allied Matters Decree of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (1990) in 2008, Iyan-Tama Multimedia carries out the production of feature films, documentaries, commercial jingles, and public relations consultancy services Training of Actors and Actreses. The company has produced some of the most popular videos in the market, including several videos to promote public awareness on health and the negative impact of forced marriages, illiteracy, drug abuse, religious and ethnic conflicts and other anti-social behaviors.
Iyan-Tama Multimedia Limited has played key roles and contributed immensely in the development of the Kannywood movie industry. Notable contributions of the company to the development of Hausa filmmaking include its procurement of modern equipment to boost the level of quality of the movies. Iyan-Tama Multimedia was the first to acquire a PSR-220 which enabled introduction of song scenes in the movies with the recording of “Badakala”, a song which featured in a movie of the same title.
Other achievements recorded by Iyan-Tama Multimedia include; the publication of the, now rested, entertainment magazine, Tauraruwa, production of several meaningful films that appeal to all categories of viewers and the first company to establish a digital sound studio in the Kannywood industry. The company was also the first to be sponsored by diplomatic initiative (Tsintsiya, 2007) and the first Kannywood film production company to have its film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival and Croatian film festival in 2011, It is also the company with the highest number of awards in its kitty in the whole of the industry.
Clientele: Some of our clients include independent film producers, state governments and diplomatic missions. States Radio Stations,International Radio Satations, Politicians, Iyan-Tama Multimedia produced a public awareness video/Audio(Jingles) for the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy, Abuja, to promote behavioral change and to educate the public on HIV/AIDS under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR Media awareness campaign).
Iyan-Tama Multimedia Limited has a team of highly-talented, versatile and experienced professionals led by Hamisu Lamido Iyan-Tama as the CEO.