‘Stateless in Nigeria’: A woman’s dilemma
From the beginning of time, women have played varying roles, albeit behind the scenes in most instances, in shaping matters of foreign relations. Maids, domestic workers, female diplomats, women married to diplomats, mistresses...
Group backs Akinkugbe’s appointment as ambassadorial nominee
Ondo State youths, under the aegis of Ekimogun Round Table, have lauded President Muhammadu Buhari on the appointment of Nimi Akinkugbe as ambassadorial nominee for Ondo State.
Amazons who inspired on our covers in 2018
As the curtain draws over the year 2018, it calls for a reflection on the essence of our GuardianWoman cover subjects this year. These women of substance, who cut across different social strata, demographic lines and professions in the society, where not just randomly selected, but were carefully chosen to share stories about their struggles,…
Nimi Akinkugbe is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Bestman Games Limited, the African distributor of customized editions of Monopoly, Hasbro’s world famous game.
Bestman Games launches 'The City of Lagos: Electronic Banking Edition' of Monopoly
On the morning of Tuesday 27th of February, an amazing new edition of Hasbro’s iconic Monopoly Board game was showcased to the world.
‘Passion, interest are necessary ingredients for career development’
For students to seamlessly achieve their future goals, they must follow their passion and interest while making career choices.
“There is no leverage from her”
Dear Nimi, I have two close friends that are both expecting me to propose to them. But my confusion is that I don't really know which to go for. Let’s talk about them individually. Lady C is 24 years old and has been my friend for close to 4 years. She is from a very…
A-Z of personal finance: M is for mutual funds
Have you been thinking about investing in stocks but aren’t quite sure how to start? Perhaps you don’t have the time or know how to select your own stocks or do not have a very large amount of money to invest. Mutual Funds may be the ideal investment option for you.
A-Z of personal finance: L is for long term
A year ago, Benson’s investment in a stock mutual fund was valued at $120,000. Today it has lost more than half of its value and is worth only $58,000.
A-Z of personal finance: K is for kids
Give them an Allowance A regular allowance or “pocket money” is often a child’s first experience with financial independence, as it gives them a certain degree of control over their own money and provides an effective learning opportunity in earning, budgeting, saving, and prioritizing purchases. Children should have some money of their own so they…