Ms. Tamarakare Yekwe is currently the Principal Partner, Kare Yekwe & Co. (Legal Practitioners & Consultants). Prior to this, she was a member of the Governing Council, Nigerian Institute of International Affairs (NIIA) and the Presidential Technical Committee on Housing and Urban Development.
In addition to being the pioneer Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Bayelsa State, Ms. Yekwe served as a Director in a number of institutions including the Federal Savings Bank of Nigeria, Continental Merchant Bank of Nigeria Plc, International Merchant Bank Plc and the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria.
She holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) Degree from the University of Lagos. She was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1981.