Folashade is a female name. The meaning of Folashade is 'honor wears the crown'. The female sprinter from Nigeria named Folashade Abigeal Abugan excels in the 400 m. At the 2007 All-Africa Games, she won the bronze medal in the 400 m, and at the 2008 African Championships, where she improved to win the silver medal, she achieved a personal record of 50.89 seconds. She took home gold medals at the 2008 World Junior Athletics Championships and the 2009 African Junior Athletics Championships. Nigerian chemist Folashade Sherifat Jaji serves as the secretary to the Lagos State Government and is a government servant. After serving as the Permanent Secretary of the Lagos State Ministry of Establishments, Training, and Pensions, she earlier held the role of Head of Service in Lagos State. She also assisted the federal government in strengthening the reserve for the civil service fund. The Kwara State Internal Revenue Service executive chair is a businesswoman named Folashade Omoniyi, also referred to as Shade Omoniyi. She previously served as MD/CEO of First Bank of Nigeria subsidiary FBN Mortgages Limited. Medical microbiology professor Folasade Tolulope Ogunsola was born in Nigeria in 1958. Ogunsola, who is thought to be the first woman to hold the role, served as provost of the College of Medicine at the University of Lagos. From 2017 to 2021, she served as the institution's Deputy vice chancellor (Development Services).