In 1979, he proceeded to the Lennon Memorial College Ageva where he distinguished himself.
In his quest to satisfy his unquenchable thirst for knowledge, he sought and obtained admission into Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin to study Engineering course from 1987 to1989 where he bagged certificate of National Diploma in Metallurgical Engineering.
In order to have a taste of National and International training in Mining Engineering after twelve months of compulsory service to the nation, the Ghana University of Mines and Technology in 2009 did not hesitate in admitting him to undergo Proficiency training in Explosives and Blasting Technology.
On his return to the shores of Nigeria, his father land, Engineer Ohere sought to Master his chosen career in the Federal University of Technology, Akure where he presently has Master Degree in Mining Engineering (M. Eng); Surface Mining Engineering Option.
Engineer Ohere has presented many scholarly and well-researched paper in different fora. These includes: Feasibility Study Report on the technical requirements/cost for the setting up of a small scale sized Mining and granite quarrying ( capacity 80 -120 tons per hour) in Nigeria, presented to the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria ( COREN ) at Merit House, Abuja in 2013.
Earlier in 2012, Engineer Ohere presented a paper in Perth Australia titled “Nigeria Mineral Potential and Coal Resources Development” and several others.
He is a registered member of professional bodies like Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigerian (COREN), R.27,382, Council of Nigerian Mining Engineers and Geoscientists (COMEG) GEM00082, Corporate Member, Nigerian Society of Mining Engineers (NSME). M-20150534, Corporate Member Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (NMGS) C-06-3156 and Corporate Member International Society of Explosive Engineers (ISEE), 2014.
In the Ministry of Solid Minerals Development, he served meritoriously as a Field Engineer and rose to management position, before his appointment as Special Adviser to His Excellency, Alh. Yahaya Bello in January 2016.
He is an administrator par excellence; a good listener; father of all; hospitable; ambitious; tender-hearted; tolerant; prudent; courageous; determined; and a great philanthropist whose act of magnanimity has touched people from within and outside his locality.
Abubakar Ohere is Married and blessed with children.