Ayo is a Marvel Comics character that appeared in Captain America: Civil War and will appear in Black Panther. She is portrayed by Florence Kasumba. She is a former Dora Milaje who turned down the position in order to be the Security Chief for Wakanda alongside W'Kabi. She is kind, noble, and brave, and loyal both to T'Challa and to Wakanda. She is a skilled strategist and politician and an expert at hand-to-hand combat. She has a very close professional relationship with Everett Ross.