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 held many committees including that of Finance
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.