Mrs. Folashade Onikepo Ashaye, was born in Kano State Nigeria, to the family of late Alhaji and Mrs. Munir Shonibare of blessed memory from Lagos Island.
She attended Federal Polytechnic Kaura- Namoda in Sokoto State and obtained National Diploma in Business Administration. She proceeded to Lagos State Polytechnic for her Higher National Diploma in Business Administration and Management.
She also attended Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomosho, Nigeria where she obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Management and Masters in Business Administration (Marketing Management). She is a member of the Nigeria Institute for Training & Development.
She worked with Lagos State Television for 16 years before she was transferred to the main stream Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives in 2016.
She is presently an Assistant Director and Head of Consumer Education in Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency (LASCOPA).