Azizah Idris M. grew up in Gombe, Nigeria. She holds an M.Sc in Computer Science from the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, and has a certificate in Islamic Psychology at the International Open University.
She is currently studying Intensive Arabic at the University. A bi-lingual writer, Azizah Idris, has written fifteen Hausa Language novels, including Al'amarin Zuci, Halin Girma, and Zubar Kwalla, as well as a cookbook in English and Hausa titled My Kitchen Essentials and Dandanon Gida. She has one other published English novel, The surgeon's Wife. As a writer with a healthy appetite and focus on Arewa lifestyle, romance fiction, and mystery, Azizah has over 4 million online reads on Wattpad and has eight eBooks published on Okadabooks.
She is currently a Secretary of the Gombe State Writers' Association. Azizah is the head ICT department at the Gombe State Muslim Pilgrims' board in the daytime, and as a noted chef, she runs her culinary school in Gombe over the weekends where she lives with her husband and three young children.