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Tony Elumelu

8 May 2021
It was a case of leisure redefined as Abuja Transcorp Hilton during the week, launched a new initiative to boost business activities in a hospitable environment.
3 May 2021
Transcorp Plc has said the firm is well-positioned for sustainable growth and profitability as key investments begin to reflect in its operations.
Tony Elumelu
19 Mar 2021
The Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Mr. Tony Elumelu, has called for a framework that would spread prosperity in Africa rather than against the presence of a few billionaires in the continent.
21 Jan 2021
Nigeria, the supposed ‘‘Giant of Africa’’ has been in the news lately for the wrong reasons. The never-ending Boko Haram insurgency which started in 2009, mind-boggling corruption
Tony Elumelu
19 Jan 2021
The investment of over $1billion by Heirs Holding’s in the acquisition of the strategic OML 17 from Shell, ENI and Total, is expected to deepen commitment between host communities and the firm as well as engender economic development.
12 Dec 2020
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s leading philanthropy committed to empowering young African entrepreneurs, has announced a partnership with the European Union (EU) to identify, train, mentor and fund 2,500 young African women entrepreneurs next year.
10 Nov 2020
The private sector-led Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) has explained the delay in distribution of palliatives to about two million most vulnerable families...
6 Nov 2020
The Federal Government and Transcorp Power Consortium, yesterday, signed a share-sale-and-purchase agreement to add 966 megawatts to the national grid. The deal is on Afam Power Plc and Afam III Fast Power Limited.
23 Oct 2020
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom; Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony Elumelu; Women in Management, Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ) and World Igbo Congress have condemned the attack on unarmed protesters at Lekki in Lagos.
15 Oct 2020
President of Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote, has lauded Tony Elumelu for being among the 100 most influential people of 2020.   In a congratulatory message to Elumelu, Dangote said: “The Amere handshake says a lot about Tony Elumelu. His gritty grip underlines his charming, tenacious personality: a man who hardly backs down from any…
25 Sep 2020
According to Napoleon Hill: “It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.”
23 Sep 2020
TIME has released its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world for the year 2020 which features four Nigerians. Appearing on the list is an honour, as entrants are recognized for their contribution to the world. "While you will certainly find people who wield traditional power on this year’s list—heads of…


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US President Joe Biden on Thursday called for an "exception" to the Senate filibuster rule so that Democrats can pass an abortion rights law, reversing the recent Supreme Court decision. The "exception to the filibuster" called for by Biden would allow Democrats to pass a law enshrining abortion access rights with their current thin majority…
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Idris Elba apparently wants to make an offer of $1 billion GBP ($1.2 billion USD), which would be used to buy the UK broadcast service Channel 4. The CEO and founder of the marketing and communications group The Miroma Group, Marc Boyan, is reportedly in conversation with the actor about the bid. Variety also reports…
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Anambra State governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo has barred all markets and parks executives from collecting revenue in the state for the government. Soludo's media aide Christian Aburime in a statement said the governor announced the ban at a one-day town hall meeting with the Transport and Market Union Executive Members in the State. The governor…
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed worries over the low rate of Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) collection in Lagos State. The State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, made this known at the Eighth Annual Constituency Stakeholders’ Meeting held on Thursday in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting…
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Countries need to ramp up controls on cryptocurrency transactions to meet international standards on transparency, a watchdog said on Thursday. The Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) said countries had made only "limited progress" in implementing its "travel rule", which it had recommended for global adoption in 2015. Under the rule, regulators are supposed to…