Lawal Ibrahim Ismail is a graduate assistant at the Department of Political Science, Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna. He holds a B.Sc. in Political Science from Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina. He also holds a Professional Diploma in Education from Federal College of Education, Katsina. He is currently running an M.Sc. in Political Science from Federal University, Dutsin-Ma.
At NDA, he is an undergraduate Coordinator for 100 level cadets. His areas of specialty include Public Administration, Developmental Studies and Public Policy. At his leisure time, he enjoys reading, travelling and watching documentaries