Mr. Alhassan S. Durkwa was born on the 5th January, 1960 at Debiro Biu Local Government of Borno State. He started his primary schooling 1967 and finished 1973. He later Proceeded to Government Secondary School Azare in 1973 and finished in 1978, attended University of Maiduguri from 1979- 1983 where he studied and obtained a B.Sc. Accountancy.

He later Started work with Borno State Government as Inspector of Tax II wef. 24th September, 1984 and rose to Assistant Director. Transferred his service to Federal Civil Service as Assistant Director (Accounts) wef. 1st January, 2004 and became Deputy Director wef. 1st January, 2008 and Director wef. 1st January, 2012.

Presently, Director of Internal Audit, Ministry of Defence.