Saidu Gbla holds a BA degree and a post graduate diploma in public administration and management. Worked as a teacher in various schools in The Gambia from 1994 to 2016. During this period worked as volunteer for Institute of physics, a British based science education charity supporting science education in The Gambia. (now RAISE GAMBIA).
Currently working as volunteer and treasure with GAMCO, a Gambian registered charity supporting the disadvantaged and underprivileged in The Gambia