He was born on the 27th November, 1956 and he hails from Kauru Local Government Area of Kaduna State. He was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1983. He served as the Director of Public Prosecution, Ministry of Justice, Kaduna. He was appointed Judge of the High Court in 1997. His hobbies includes, reading, driving and swimming. He held many positions and attended many seminars, workshops and conferences. He is happily married with Children.