ARC GILLIS IDONIBOYEOBU attended University Of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos from 1979 to 1986 where he obtained His BES(HONS) ACRH-1982 and M (ARCH) in 1986. He is a chartered Architects and a full member of Architects Registration Council of Nigeria(ARCON) F2590 and Nigeria Institute of Architects(NIA) M2690.

He joined the civil service on 21st December, 1987 and has risen through the ranks up to a Director in January 2007. He was the Project Manager of UBE Board from 2008-2015. In September 2015, he was appointed Director of Planning, Research and Statistics.

He is a life member of the Full Gospel Business men’s Fellowship International. He is also an Elder and member of the Governing Council of Bible Faith Church Worldwide.

He is married to one female wife-Deaconess Dumeza Stella Idoniboyeobu and they are blessed with four children- two girls and two boys.