SmartMoney is an independent business, financial and personal finance Newspaper. Published by Money Today Limited, Lagos, Nigeria, the Newspaper offers credible financial and investing advice and data to companies, corporate institutions, governments and individuals.
To be the most influential and reliable source of business, economic and financial information to companies, corporate institutions, governments and individuals with a view to enhancing their financial freedom and prosperity .
KAYODE OLAWUYI (MANAGING DIRECTOR & EDITOR – IN – CHIEF)
MR. KAYODE OLAWUYI is the Managing Director and Editor -in- chief of MoneyToday Ltd, publisher of SmartMoney Newspaper. He has had a distinguished career in journalism spanning about two and a half decades. He has worked in highly reputable national Newspapers , including THE PUNCH where he became the Editor of its flagship SATURDAY PUNCH and SUNDAY PUNCH.
He worked as a member of the Editorial Board of THE HERALD between 1992 and 1995. He became the News Editor of A.M NEWS newspaper during the despotic regime of Gen.Sanni Abacha and was later moved to the Insight (investigation) desk of THE NEWS magazine.
In June 1996, he moved to THE PUNCH as deputy News editor of the Saturday title. He later became the Editor of the SATURDAY PUNCH from January 1, 2002 till October 13, 2006 when he was moved to SUNDAY PUNCH as its Editor. He had a rare privilege of editing the two titles for some times simultaneously.
Olawuyi who holds a Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree specialising in Public Finance and Budgeting, from University of Ilorin , Nigeria is also the Managing director and Editor -in- chief of Favour & Grace communications Ltd, publisher of THE EXPRESS NEWS.
He has participated in international conferences and training overseas including World Editor and Marketer conference, Madrid, Spain organized by the World Association of Newspapers and Publishers (WAN) and Young readers conference in Helsinki, Finland organized by the same body.
He is a member of the World Editors Forum, Nigeria Guild of Editors (NGE) and Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ). He is happily married and blessed with four children.