Binta Mu'azu hails from Kaduna North constituency in Kaduna State, in the north west of Nigeria. She is happily married with children and grandchildren. She attended elementary and secondary school in Kaduna State, and graduated with a HND in Business Administration from Kaduna Polytechnic. She worked with Nigerian Foundries Company in Lagos for some years, after which should  started her own business. She joined politics in 2003, and has held numerous positions. Amongst them are: Member, Presidential Campaign Council; Director of Women Affairs amongst others. She is currently the Chairman, Kaduna State APC Women's Forum and a member of the NYSC governing board. Beyond her political exploits, she is a successful business woman, spanning over 30 years with interests in industries like hospitality, home and commercial furnishing, real estate development and agriculture.