Rukayya Ibrahim Iyayi

Rukayya Ibrahim Iyayi

Head Counseling
  • Nigeria

Rukayya Ibrahim Iyayi

Rukayya Ibrahim Iyayi is proudly a member and Head of Counselling for Breath of Freedom Foundation.

Ms Iyayi is a conflict resolution and peace building expert, with a Masters Degree in conflict resolution, security and development from Nigeria Defense Academy, Nigeria and Masters degree in peace keeping and military history from University of Cape Town, South Africa.

She is the youth ambassador for Initiative for dialogue and development and country ambassador for G.L.O.W Girls Learning, an American NGO. She is also a 2019 Mandela Washington Fellow.

Ms Iyayi is the founder of MAQ foundation for substance abuse prevention and mental health awareness.

Rukayya is passionate about gender equility and believes the world will be more peaceful, economically sustainable when women are given equal rights.