Friday, 29th September 2023

Tony Elumelu

22 Sep
Worried about the threat of poverty in the African continent, Chairman of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Tony Elumelu, has sought the support of business and global leaders to drive Africa's transformation. He appealed to one of the sessions on the sideline of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York while…
20 Sep
PRESIDENT Bola Tinubu has challenged Africans, including its political and business leaders, to look inwards instead of undue reliance on international donor funds. He made the call yesterday at the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) and United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) Generation Unlimited (GENU) Breakfast Roundtable meeting, a side event at the ongoing 78th United…
1 Sep
Tony Elumelu, chairman of Heirs Holdings, has denied a report that he is being lined up as the next governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). An All Progressives Congress (APC) member, Imran Muhammad had made a post on X (formerly Twitter), suggesting that Elumelu is likely to be the next CBN governor. "According…
30 Aug
A day after rallying his ministers behind the task of rescuing the state from its downward slide, President Bola Tinubu yesterday received accolades from the private sector for his policy decisions on the nation’s economy since he assumed office three months ago.
30 Aug
Chairman of United Bank for Africa Plc and entrepreneur, Tony Elumelu, has warned that the deal between the Federal Government and General Electric (GE) will fail unless the constraints around gas are addressed and changes are made to “self-serving policies”.
29 Aug
Seeks renewal of nation’s social, economic infrastructure The Group Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Tony Elumelu, has underscored the urgent need for bold and innovative strategies and reforms to propel Nigeria’s transformative nation-building. Elumelu who took time to highlight the collective responsibility of all citizens to a united, prosperous, and inclusive Nigeria, was…
8 Jul
The Campos Stadium on Lagos Island was filled to capacity with high profile men and women from all walks of life last weekend. The Chairman of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Tony Elumelu also joined in the fitness walk tagged...
20 Jun
urge Africans to pursue common interest for sustainable growth Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo has urged Nigerians and the entire African continent, including those in the diaspora to come together and pursue one common interest of building an inclusive economic growth to achieve  shared prosperity. Obasanjo who spoke on the theme: 'The Journey to…
27 Apr
Shareholders of TransNational Corporation of Nigeria(TRANSCORP), yesterday, approved a total dividend of N2 billion, translating to five kobo per share for the 2022 financial year.
Tony Elumelu
5 Apr
The Group Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA) and Heirs Holdings, Tony Elumelu, was in Zambia at the invitation of United States Vice President, Kamala Harris, for a gender inclusion summit.
26 Mar
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23 Mar
President Muhammadu Buhari was joined by his colleagues across the world yesterday in commending impact of foremost entrepreneur and Chairman of United Bank for Africa Plc, Tony Elumelu, on the African economy, as the icon marked 60th birthday.


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Normalcy has returned at the Federal Ministry of Works, Abuja, after some members of staff staged a peaceful protest, yesterday, over the decision of the Minister, David Umahi, to lock them out of their offices for late coming.
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The National Root Crops Research Institute (NRCRI), Kuru, near Jos, Plateau State, has developed a new variety of potato to tackle outbreak of blight in North Central Zone.
21 mins ago
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), yesterday, officially presented the Quality Management Systems Certificate ISO 9001-2015 to Afrimedical Manufacturing and Supplies Limited.
27 mins ago
Domestic transactions on the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) fell by 45.3 per cent within a 16-year period, from N3.6 trillion in 2007 to N1.9 trillion in 2022, the latest Domestic and Foreign Portfolio Investment (FPI) report has shown.
30 mins ago
The most anticipated football championship is finally here with us. It is the 2023/24 Nigerian Premier Football League (NPFL), which will kick off in 20 centres across the country this weekend after many postponements.