The Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje announced Mrs. Haleemat Busari, as his running mate for 2019 election.
Haleemat was born in 1964, to the family of the late Ahmed Giwa, a businessman and Vice President of Jamatul Islamiyya of Nigeria from Epe, and the Late Mrs. Mujibat Giwa (nee Shonibare), a princess of the Kosoko royal family from Isale Eko.
Mrs Yemisi Haleemat Busari has a Bachelor’s Degree in English,1986 from the University Of Ilorin, She also as a degree in LLB from University of Lagos in the year 1990 in 1994 she got her Master’s Degree, Law from UNILAG.
She obtained her MBA in Lagos Business School in 2004, She is Married to Teslim Busari (SAN).
She was a director in Zain Nigeria Ltd (now Airtel Nigeria, a leading telecommunications company).
Mrs Yemisi Haleemat Busari is the Director on the board of several blue-chip companies, She is currently a serving director in First Bank, Sierra Leone.
She is the secretary/head of Legal Services at Honeywell Flour Mill Plc,She is a mother and as well as a devout Muslim.