Dr. Folakemi Cole-Adeife
– Founder & Creative Director
Dr. Folakemi Cole- Adeife is a multi-talented physician with over 10 years of medical experience who trained at the College of Medicine University of Lagos and is a member of the West African College of Physicians as well as an associate fellow of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria in Internal Medicine.
She currently works as a physician and specialist registrar in Dermatology. She has special interest in aesthetic medicine, community dermatology and great passion for preventive medicine, health promotion and public health.
Folakemi is also a wellness expert, a trained dance fitness instructor, a professional dancer and choreographer. She has worked as a celebrity dance instructor on several TV shows like Celebrity Takes 2, Glo Naija Sings and Golden Morn’s Golden Rockazz. She is also a creative writer as well as a health and wellness content developer and has been a guest doctor on Television Continental (TVC) and We the Doctors on Wazobia TV to promote health and wellbeing on air. She is currently a co-host on the Ongacious, a family and lifestyle TV show sponsored by Promasidor Nigeria.
As the creative director of Ayuna group, she has worked with several corporate organisations like Shell Nigeria, Union Bank, First Bank of Nigeria, KPMG, Tristate Heart Foundation and the Lagos State Government Ministries of Health and Environment to name a few by providing entertaining and enlightening wellness talks, health screening and team building packages as well as entertaining dance performances for their social events. She has worked on several preventive health projects with FBOs like The Rock Foundation and the Freedom Foundation as well as NGOs like HelloLagos and UNFPA.
Her goal is to be a trail blazer for the promotion of the healthy integration of medicine and the creative arts in Africa and the world through dynamism, versatility, creativity and excellence. She is popularly known as Flaky the dancing doc.
Ayuna also partners with several professional performers:
- Esther Morakinyo
- Titi Itiku
- Lovette Otegbola
- Chibuzor Okafor
- Emmanuel Luka
- Kerry Adekpe
- Deborah Ohiri