Tony Elumelu Foundation
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…
Tony Elumelu Foundation announces October 25 for entrepreneurship forum
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has announced October 25, 2018 as the date for its 4th annual TEF Entrepreneurship Forum.
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.
Red Cross, Elumelu Foundation to empower 200 entrepreneurs
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) have signed a memorandum of understanding to empower 200 entrepreneurs from North East and Niger Delta regions.
Foundation wants more northern participation in entrepreneurship
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has called for more northern participation in its entrepreneurship programme, encouraging individuals from the region with business ideas to apply for its empowerment scheme.
Elumelu seeks more support for entrepreneurship in Africa
The Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, and Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Tony Elumelu, has stressed the need for global organisations and multinational institutions to support the much-needed growth in the African continent; adding that ultimately, such growth will affect the world positively. Elumelu, who pointed this out on the sidelines of the…
TEF alumni partner Workstation to sensitise applicants for 2018 edition
Following the announcement of applications for this year’s edition of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP), alumni of the programme from different...
Application opens for 2018 Tony Elumelu entrepreneurship programme
In line with the procedure for it’s entrepreneurship programme, the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is now accepting applications for business ideas that can transform Africa.
Elumelu launches 4th cycle of entrepreneurship programme
As part of continued effort aimed at empowering African entrepreneurs, The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Programme has launched the 4th cycle of the initiative. According to the Chief Executive Officer of the TEF, Parminder Vir, “‘we are happy to announce that the 2018 search for 1,000 of Africa’s most promising entrepreneurs has begun! We are now…