Safi Candiga attended Pakayo Primary School and then Yumbe Secondary School (1995–1998). He then enrolled in mechanics and driving training at Life Light International Driving School (1999–2000). Safi attended a defensive driving course in 2013 and underwent emergency vehicle coaching and ambulance training in 2014. Before joining RMF’s team, he worked with Braliga, a private company, as a driver, and then with the Yumbe District local government. Now an RMF Driver, Safi has been driving professionally for 18 years.
Safi enjoys soccer, reading newspapers, vehicle inspection, and driving. He is fluent in Aringa, Lugbara, Kiswahili, Arabic, and English.