Born on the 19th November, 1961 and hails from Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State. He was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1985. He joined the services of Kaduna State Judiciary in March 1988 as a Magistrate Grade II and rose through the ranks to become the Deputy Chief Registrar of the High Court in October 1998. He was appointed a High Court Judge in 1999. His hobbies are reading and walking. He is happily married with children.