AMB. RUKIA SUBOW ASSUME THE POST OF DEAN OF THE AFRICA GROUP Amb. Rukia Ahmed Subow, Kenya Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Iran is the Dean of the African Group of Ambassadors and Head of Missions in Tehran. Amb. Subow was nominated as the Dean of Africa Group of Ambassador in Tehran by fellow Ambassador from the Continent. Amb. Rukia is henceforth Chairing and coordinating all meetings and any activities pertaining to the Group. As the Dean, she is also expected to constantly engage the Iranian Government officials on issues touching on political, economic and other relations between Iran and African Countries. May 2018.