Hon. Abubakar Uba Galadima was born on 17th August, 1965 in Kuki Ward of Bebeji Local Government Area of Kano State.
He attended Kuki Primary School in 1978 he then did his Junior Secondary Education in Government Secondary School, Rano (1983) and hisSenior Secondary School at Government Technical College, Bagauda (1983-1986).
From 1986-1990he did his N.C.E Technical course at the Kano State Polytechnic, School of Technology, Kano before moving to Federal College of Education, Kano (1995-1998) for further education.
He worked with the State Ministry of Education from 1991-2011. He rose through the ranks to become a Principal.
He was first elected into the State legislative Assembly in 2011 and was re-elected in 2015 for a second term.