Tony Elumelu Foundation
‘I’m passionate about promoting gender equality'
Ifedayo Durosinmi Etti is a marketing and sustainability expert with over a decade of management and leadership experience working in the fashion, marketing and manufacturing industries. She holds a degree in Biochemistry and an MBA in Global Business.
‘TEF Connect will catalyse businesses’
The Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu has disclosed that the TEF Connect will provide bespoke tools and content to catalyse business development for millions across the continent, through technology and directly applicable content.
Tony Elumelu Foundation appoints Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu as CEO
The Board of Trustees of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), has appointed Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu as Chief Executive Officer.
Elumelu tasks African leaders on attractive investment policies
Chairman, Heirs Holdings, and Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu, has called on African heads of state to develop policies that will attract private sector investment. He made the call while speaking to private sector captains, global investment leaders, and key players in Africa’s development sector at a plenary discussion at the Africa Investment…
TEF seeks support for entrepreneurs to reverse dependence on aid in Africa
Acknowledging that many economies transformed their economies through entrepreneurship development, the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has emphasised the need for the public and private sectors to support entrepreneurship development in Africa.
‘Nigeria needs new technologies to drive inclusion, growth’
Akin Banuso is Microsoft Country General Manager for Nigeria, Ghana and Cameroun. His mandate is to drive the overall country business performance...
Elumelu Foundation to launch digital platform for African entrepreneurs
Africa’s leading entrepreneurship focused philanthropy, the Tony Elumelu Foundation, is launching the world’s largest digital platform for African entrepreneurs and the African entrepreneurship ecosystem – TEFConnect. TEFConnect will officially be unveiled at this year’s TEF Forum, taking place on October 25, 2018 at Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the…
Elumelu pledges N500m entrepreneurship programme for Delta state indigenes
As part of his commitments to support Delta state youths, the founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) and Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony Elumelu has pledged the sum of N500 million to create an entrepreneurship programme for Delta state indigenes.
France offers N500b to kick-start Digital Africa Initiative
France has endorsed an initiative to develop entrepreneurship and innovation in Africa, with the European superpower offering €1 billion (N500 billion) to kick-start the scheme.