Ibrahim Usman Jibril attended Bayero University Kano, where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Education & Geography and a Master’s Degree in Land Resources with specialization in Land Administration.
He is married to two wives Haj. Hauwa and Haj. Mairo and they are blessed with seven children; Mohammed, Abdullahi, Mashkoor, Jabir, Mubarak, Salman and Fatima.During his national youth service, he served as an Instructor in Map Reading with the Nigerian Army School of Artillery, Kachia – Kaduna state, Nigeria.
Ibrahim Usman Jibril spent about 25years as a Land Officer in the administration of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, within over 30 years of his working experience. He has also worked as a Geography Teacher in many Secondary Schools and a Polytechnic in Nigeria. He has had the privilege of attending an Advance Training Program in Gavle –Sweden on Land Administration and Geographical Information, organized by Swedensurvey (the overseas agency for the National Land Survey of Sweden) sponsored by SIDA.