He was born in 1956 in Larnaca, Cyprus. After completing his primary and secondary education in Cyprus, he started to study mechanical engineering at Middle East Technical University in 1974. He started journalism after leaving school for political reasons. He then studied economics (2000) at Anadolu University and completed her master’s degree in journalism at Near East University (2004). He completed his doctorate at Girne American University with his thesis on “Public Space, Public Opinion and Public Opinion in Turkish Cypriots” (2020).
He worked as a journalist and publisher in his own company for a while. His articles are still published on Vekıbris and Medya Günlüğü websites; he makes political commentary programs on youtube and television channels.
He was Undersecretary of the TRNC Deputy Prime Ministry in 1994-1996 and he served as the Spokesman of the Presidency of the TRNC between 2006 and 2010.