He graduated from the Faculty of Political Science of the Baku Institute of Social Management and Political Science and the Department of State and Municipal Administration of the Academy of Public Administration under the auspices of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Doctor of political sciences, professor. Honored journalist.
In 1986 worked as a turner, welder, designer at the Baku refrigerator factory, in 1993-1995 was a reporter and chief correspondent of the newspaper "Chinar", in 1995-1999 worked as instructor, chief instructor in the Central Office of the New Azerbaijan Party. In 1997-2008 was a head of the analytical information department of the State Land and Mapping Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan, head of the press service and analytical information center, deputy head of the general department, head of the press service and analytical information sector, member of the board. Since 2003 worked as a teacher of the Department of Political Science and Sociology of Baku State University. Since 2008 was as an editor-in-chief of "New Azerbaijan" newspaper.
Member of the Board of the New Azerbaijan Party. Was elected as a member of parliament of the fifth convocation. Vice-Chairman of the Defense, Security and Anti-Corruption Committee, member of the Human Rights Committee, Disciplinary Commission and Toponymy Commission of the Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Head of the Working Group on Azerbaijan-Paraguay Interparliamentary Relations. Member of working groups on relations with the parliaments of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Great Britain, China, Georgia, Indonesia, Spain, Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Malta, and Türkiye.