Born in Liverpool, England on June eleven, 1963. She is the First Woman of Ekiti State. With a level in Historical past from the College of Ife, she additionally earned a masters diploma from the College of Middlesex in Gender and Society. She is the President and Co-founding father of the African Ladies’s Improvement Fund.
Fayemi’s type is straightforward however beautiful. You possibly can’t however discover her turban/headgear. Of this she says, “I do the turban myself and I tie any type however somebody helps with my gele.” She can also be a buff of indigenous materials however she would inform you she isn’t a designer label freak. “I don’t care about designer labels. I’m extra involved about consolation as a result of type is about consolation and that’s what I’m going for in any design.”
Her designers? Ituen Bassey, Ayoola Violet Braids, Joke Okeowo and Renee Acquah, who’s resident in Ghana. Her favorite colors stay purple, blue, and occasional brown. Equipment she loves? “I really like pearls, silver and gold,” she says.
Since her husband, Dr Kayode Fayemi, turned Governor of Ekiti State, Nigeria, on October sixteenth 2011, Bisi has been actively concerned in a variety of coverage advocacy and social inclusion packages to help his administration. She is the Chairperson of the Ekiti State HIV/AIDS Management Company (Ekiti SACA).
Mrs Fayemi advocated the domestication of the Nationwide Gender Coverage, making Ekiti the primary State within the nation to take action. She can also be Chairperson of a 50-member Technical Consultative Committee on Tradition, Arts and Tourism Improvement. In collaboration with different stakeholders, she led the marketing campaign to enact a Gender-Based mostly Violence Prohibition Invoice, which was signed into regulation in November 2011.
She Chairs the Administration Committee which screens the implementation of the regulation in Ekiti State. Mrs. Fayemi’s advocacy quick-tracked the institution of the Household Courtroom in Ekiti State, and her intervention led to the current institution of the primary Ekiti Social Intervention Middle for the rehabilitation of girls in misery.