A 2006 B.Tech holder of Operations Research from the Federal University of Technology, Yola, (Now Modibo Adamawa University of Technology), with Postgraduate Diploma in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos in 2014. Zayyad has a Certificate and a Diploma in Public Relations from the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations in June and December 2012, with Professional Diploma in Advertising from Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria. In view, is Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. Zayyad is passionate about politics and development with special interest in oil and gas. System Thinking, Politics and Development Buff!