Born in 1968, Alhaji Idris Garba hails from Kabala quarters of Jahun town, the headquarters of Jahun Local Government council.
He is a qualified Community Health Extension worker after graduating from the School of Health Technology, Jahun in 1998. Alhaji Idris began his education career from Central primary school Jahun in 1975 and went to GSS Gwarzo and Technical College Bagauda where he completed his post primary education in 1987.
The Speaker was at onetime the Agric field overseer of Jahun Local Government Council Agric Department and the Councilor for Jahun ward from 1999 to 2003 during which he acted as the Council Chairman.
Apart from once been the ANPP Youth leader in the state, he held the position of Chairman of National Youth Leaders Forum between 2008 and2010. Alhaji Idris was the C.P.C state secretary from 2011 to 2014 and presently holds the position of Zonal Youth Leader of the APC.
He is married with children.