Funmi Falana

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Funmi Falana
Known forwomen's rights activist
Spouse(s)Femi Falana

Funmi Falana is a Nigerian legal practitioner and women's rights activist.[1][2] She is the wife of Femi Falana, a renowned Nigerian activist and lawyer;[3] and mother to Falz, a Nigerian recording artist and actor.[4] Funmi Falana currently serves as the National Director of Women Empowerment and Legal Aid (WELA), a non-governmental organization that defends the right of women and children.[5][6]


  1. ^ "Another 14 Year Old, Lucy Ejeh, Kidnapped Converted to Islam in Zamfara". The Breaking Times. 17 March 2016. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  2. ^ "Let's Have Gender Justice Now, By Funmi Falana". Premium Times. 7 March 2016. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  3. ^ Ndaji, Simeon (5 August 2012). "Femi Falana left me at the mercy of judges – Funmi,wife". Vanguard News. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Badmus, Kayode (5 November 2015). "Falz! Why Femi Falana's son is a legally Bad Guy". Nigerian Entertainment Today. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  5. ^ Olabiyi, Lukmon (5 March 2016). "Falana alert FG of abduction of another teenager in Zamfara". The Sun News. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  6. ^ Prince Joshua (17 March 2016). "Women marginalization must stop – Funmi Falana". The Champion News. Retrieved 20 June 2016.