Zaira Mauzu completed her primary education at Arua Primary School in 2006 and her Ordinary Level studies at Yumbe Secondary School in 2010. She then worked with Kulikulinga Health Centre III until 2017, when she secured employment with RMF in Bidibidi Refugee Settlement. She is now working as an RMF Sanitary Officer, maintaining the cleanliness of the compound at Igamara Health Centre III.
Zaira enjoys netball, dancing, and listening to music. She speaks English, Kiswahili, and Lugbara.