Born in 1964 in Putoki, Balanga LGA, Gombe State. Attended Putoki primary school (1970-1977; Government Secondary school Bauchi/Toro (1977-1982; Bauchi College of Arts and Science, Bauchi 1982-1984; Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria(ABU) 1984-1988. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Bauchi (1994-2004) for my MSc and PhD IN Agricultural Entomology. He did his mandatory National Youth Service in Akwa Ibom State from 1988-1989; He taught at Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic, Bauchi (1991-2003); Gombe State Agricultural Development Programme in 2003; Nigerian Volunteer Technical Aid Corps (TAC) in Republic of Seychelles between 2004-2006; Gombe State Agricultural Development Programme in 2007; University of Maiduguri between 2008-2013; then transferred my service to my present station in 2013 to date and rose to the rank of professor in 2019. He served as Deputy DEAN; Head of Department, Faculty of Agriculture postgraduate coordinator, departmental, faculty, university standing and Ad-Hoc committees. He supervised many masters and PhD Students; published over 60 articles in learned reputable journals; traveled to 7 countries of the world for academic conferences and training workshops. He was married with four children.
ECONOMIC ENTOMOLOGY, PEST MANAGEMENT