Rishan Oshi was born in the late eighties in Omdurman, Sudan. She holds a Bachelor's degree in the French language from the University of Khartoum.
After working with the newspaper ‘Al-Ayyam’, she joined the political division of ‘Al-Tayyar’ newspaper, where she now works as an editor.
Rishan joined the MICT Sudan/South Sudan project in 2010.
Rishan says that reading and swimming are among her favourite hobbies.