Babura is a Local Government Area in the north of Jigawa State, Nigeria. It shares border with Baure Local government of Katsina state from North, Kazaure from west Sule Tankarkar from east and Danbatta local government of Kano state from South. School of Midwifery Babura is a state owned institution established in March, 2022 by His Excellency Alh. Baradu Muhammad Abubakar (MNI) as a full fledged training institution, with an initial intake of 30-students. Students are admitted from all the local government areas of Jigawa State and beyond. The school is under the umbrella of Jigawa State College of Nursing Science in-line with the current reforms in nursing education. The state law number 7 establishing the College has been signed into law by the former Executive Governor, His Excellency Alh. Sule Lamido.
The school runs a three-year Basic Nursing and Basic Midwifery programmes with one-year mandatory community service as a prerequisite for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria.