Tony Elumelu Foundation
Firm bags International Awards
Gemona West Design Studio has put Africa on the global map as it bagged two international awards. The outfit, formerly Gemona West Interior Designs won The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme in 2015 and began operations. They later recorded success at the African Property Awards in 2018 with their E-Tranzact project. Barely two years after…
To Tony Elumelu, congratulations 100 time
According to Napoleon Hill: “It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.”
‘Entrepreneurship key to addressing unemployment, growth in Nigeria’
To address growth challenges in the country as well as rising unemployment, it is imperative to leverage entrepreneurship and develop skills needed to thrive in the marketplace.
Tony Elumelu Foundation enhances flagship entrepreneurship programme
On the heels of the tenth anniversary of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), the private-sector-led philanthropy focused on empowering African entrepreneurs has enhanced its flagship Entrepreneurship...
Experts tip entrepreneurship as tool
To boost the nation’s economy and stem the growing trend of youth unemployment in Nigeria and Africa at large, business experts have listed entrepreneurship and job creation as the only solution.
U.S. votes $105,000 for training of Nigerian entrepreneurs
The United States Consulate-General, Lagos, has announced a partnership with the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) for the training of entrepreneurs from southern Nigeria under the 2019 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP).
Empower African entrepreneurs, Elumelu charges Japan
In an impassioned keynote speech delivered before global leaders, at the seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) in Yokohama, Japan, African investor and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu, challenged the government of Japan to invest five per cent of its $50 billion commitment to Africa, in empowering entrepreneurs.
Potency of ‘empowerment’ for economic growth, job creation
Though empowerment, as a word, has been used by all and sundry at various times, it embodies heavy message that Nigeria and the global community want to see materialise.
UNDP partners Tony Elumelu Foundation to empower 100,000 young entrepreneurs in Africa
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has partnered Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) — Africa’s leading philanthropy committed to empowering entrepreneurs — to train, mentor and financially support 100,000 young entrepreneurs in Africa over 10 years towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the African Union’s Agenda 2063. The TEF-UNDP Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship…