Ahmed Abdu,was born on the 15th of June,1965 in Katsina. He graduated from the University of Sokoto, where he obtained an LL.B (Hons) in 1988 and passed the Bar Final Examination in June 1990. After serving in the former Anambra State in 1990, he obtained an LL.M (Hons) from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in 2010.

He had a successful working career with Katsina State Civil Service and later posted to the Katsina State House of Assembly where he served as the Clerk/Permanent Secretary up to his retirement in July 2015. While in the State Civil Service, he participated actively in several land-mark cases in the Supreme Court of Nigeria.

In April 2016, he was offered contract appointment with Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) as Director Legal/Agency Secretary. He has attended lots of courses during his working career within and outside the country.

His hobbies include travelling and meeting people.