His father died in 2000 and his elder brother who was looking after the family was killed in a vehicle accident in 2010, the mother is unemployed and the local community are looking after the family. He was a pupil at Meserani Juu Primary School.
Baba started Einoti Secondary School in January 2010. He completed his secondary education in November 2013, and he achieved the necessary pass marks in his final examinations in order to progress to A’ Level studies. Baba started his A’ Level studies at Moringe School, Monduli, in August 2014. He completed his A’ Levels in June 2016, and immediately started his three months in the army prior to him applying for Higher Education courses. He was selected to join Massana Nursing College, Dar Es Salaam, (http://www.mhsmassanahospital.com/college.php) and started his three-year Diploma Course in October 2016. He is being sponsored by Pat Cole, Elaine Lee & Lynn McVey from Stockton. Julie Carlisle is also sponsoring Baba through his nursing course.