Abubakar completed his Matriculation from New Lahore Cantt Public High School in Harbunspura. He obtained a B.S. in Math and Computers from the Pakistan Military Academy (PMA) and did FSc from Islamia College Civil Lines, Lahore. He attended CARE’s Access to English Program in 2008 and regards the program as one of the most “fruitful” things that ever happened to him. Currently, he is a Captain in the Pakistan Army.