Hon. Uba Muhammad Gurjiya was born in 1982 in Gurjiya, Bunkure Local Government Area. He did his Primary Education at Gurjiya Central Primary School, Bunkure Junior Secondary School 1994-1996 and his Senior Secondary School at the Famous School for Arabic Studies (SAS), Kano between 1997-2000 respectively.
Between 2000-2003 he attended Kano State College of Education for his NCE course and Bayero University, Kano (2006-2010) for his degree in Education.
He joined the services of State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) and was the Centre Officer Bunkure Local Government for 4 years. he served as a classroom teachers before been elected in 2015 to represent his constituency in the State Assembly.