Bulus Mikailu is a graduate of English with specialisation Literature from the University of Maiduguri, Nigeria.
His writing experience can be traced back to 1994. In 1994, he participated in a National Essay competition organised by the Federal Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture for Tertiary level where he emerged second. Since then he has not relented in writing.
Educationally, he graduated from Secondary School (High School) in
1992 and then proceeded to a College of Education (a Teacher Training
Institution) where he read Education combined with English and Religious Studies. On completion he was awarded the Nigeria Certficate in Education (NCE).
He took up a teaching job in a High School as a teacher of English.
In pursuance of his education, he entered the University. While in the University he wrote in all the known genres i.e poetry, drama, short stories and fiction. One of his plays ' Forbidden Fruit ' was staged at the University of Maiduguri in 2003.
He specialises in fictional work. He writes book suitable for young adults and matured people. He writes abouth the socio-economic situation with reference to Nigeria and Africa in general. He tries to present the pcture that that is pre valent in the continent. When he was in the University he was a member of Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) at present, he works as an administtative officer in a government securty outfit. His interest is reading, writing and acting. He is married with two kids. He lives in Yola, Adamawa State capital, Nigeria.