In a world that marriages are crashing and divorce rampant, there is a need to celebrate a long-lasting marriage and also the need to cherish a partner becomes imperative and imminent. In this light, Opunimi Akinkugbe,Nigerian Ambassador to Greece celebrates her marriage of over 37 years.
Taking to the media to eulogise her husband, the diplomat said” Today I thank God for my amazing husband. I’ve always enjoyed his stoic support throughout my banking career and subsequently when I established Bestman Games, but his presence, support and total dependability during this new journey in public service has been truly remarkable.”
She added that “I always tell our young people whenever I get the chance; try not to make a decision based on societal pressure about the right time; it’s more about the right person.”
“The choice of your life partner is simply the most important decision you will ever make. One of life’s greatest blessings for a woman is to have the right life partner. It makes it easier for her to achieve her potential”, She concluded.
Nimi Akinkugbe is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Bestman Games Ltd. In December 2012 her company launched the City of Lagos Edition of Monopoly, the first African city edition of Hasbro’s world famous board game.
ANTHONY EMEKA NWOSU