He attended Government Secondary School Maiduguri and School of Nursing Maiduguri, where he obtained a General Nursing Certificate. He holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA), and a Postgraduate Diploma in Management Studies (PGDM) with Credit from Bayero University Kano, he also holds a Diploma in Health Administration and Management (DHAM) with Credit from University of Benin and an Advanced Diploma in Public Administration (ADPA) with Distinction from University of Maiduguri,
He was Executive Secretary Bauchi State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board (2004-2007 and 2016-2019), Special Adviser Multi-Lateral Affairs and State Liaison Office Abuja (2010-2011), Special Adviser Hajj Affairs and State Liaison Office Abuja (2010), Senior Special Assistant I/C of State Liaison Office Abuja (2010), Permanent Secretary Multi-Lateral Affairs and State Liaison office Abuja (2008-2009).
He is an associate member of the Nigerian Institute of Management and also a registered Nurse, he is happily married with children.
He has won several awards while serving as the Executive Secretary in Bauchi State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board. He is currently the holder of the traditional title of the Waziri of Hardawa.