Tsempet Felicity Walu

Tsempet Felicity Walu

Africa, Nigeria, Public Management, 2018

Felicity Walu has over five years of experience in program design and implementation. Currently, Felicity is a counterterrorism operative with Operation Rainbow, a state-owned security outfit. In her role, she gathers and processes intelligence and organizes and facilitates security workshops and seminars. Felicity obtained a degree in Law. She founded and manages #MYOPINIONMATTERS, a network of young, committed professionals who address burning issues and provide community assistance, such as giving pads to young girls. Felicity volunteers with the Women Without Walls initiative and the Heartsmile Emotional Care Foundation. Her work is driven by her own story of having survived a terrorist attack. She hopes to see Nigeria and the world free from terrorist attacks in the future. Upon completion of the Mandela Washington Fellowship, Felicity plans to provide training in basic security techniques for women and girls to increase their survival skills in a terrorist attack.

Tsempet Felicity Walu