Siddiq earned his Bachelor of Art (Education) degree in Islamic Studies from University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. A conservative Muslim and a passionate educationalist, his interests cut across Islamic re-orientation, educational psychology, special education, educational technology and politics. He writes and speaks on his lines of interest through various media.
He took a course in American Sign Language under university of Ilorin centre for supportive services for the deaf.
He is currently a student of Turkish language at the Erciyes University Continuous Education Centre, Kayseri, Turkey.