Yussif was born in Accra-Ghana on 15th July 1997. Growing up as a Muslim in Nima, He had always loved the idea of image-making and visual narraves. The language of images spoke to him more dialeccally than words. His interest in making drawings as a form of art developed during his years in High school. Yussif’s pracce is majorly base on making drawings of figures and abstract forms oen caught in some solemn or stage acvies. His works are influenced by the subject of death, war, grief, and memory. His drawings weave mulple source references from religious images, war photographs, news media, and historical events . Yussif is currently pursuing MFA in painng and sculpture at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology ( KNUST ).