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20 Aug 2018
The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele; Chairman of UBA, Heirs Holdings and Transcorp, Tony Elumelu; and the Country Chief, International Monetary Fund...
19 Jul 2018
Nigeria's first online newspaper/TV for entrepreneurs, ‘Make it’, has announced Tony Elumelu as the winner of its maiden Entrepreneur of the Month award.Elumelu is the chairman of United Bank for Africa, Heirs Holdings, Transcorp and numerous other companies.
6 Jul 2018
French President Emmanuel Macron has offered a bold and new vision of his country’s relationship with Africa. Speaking at an exclusive session hosted by...
5 Jul 2018
In the world of success, there are people who the world recognises because of their impact. In this group, Anthony ‘Tony’ Onyemaechi Elumelu stands tall. A graduate of Ambrose Alli University and the University of Lagos, he holds a Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s degree in Economics, and a Harvard Business School Advanced Management Programme.…
3 Jul 2018
An organisation, Mind Smith, has concluded arrangements to stage its inaugural Legacy Awards 2018 for 1000 professionals from all walks of life to reward same number of teachers who have impacted their lives positively. According to its Chief Executive Officer, Dingba Peter, at a press briefing on the event holding on October 5 this year…
23 Apr 2018
The pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc on Saturday, held the 2018 edition of its Annual CEO awards, honouring staff who performed exceptionally in the past year, at a night of glitz and glamour and away from the usual hustle and bustle, mostly associated with activities in the banking halls.
20 Apr 2018
With global debts at all-time high of $146 trillion, African countries, including Nigeria, have been advised to exercise some restraint on excessive borrowing in order to protect their economies from financial risks, while encouraging active and serious human capital investment.
20 Apr 2018
Kenya’s President, Uhuru Kenyatta, has commended Nigeria’s entrepreneur and philantropist, Tony Elumelu, for the $100 million commitment by his organisation to identify, fund, train and ultimately empower 10,000 African entrepreneurs.
22 Mar 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Chairman of Heirs Holdings, Mr. Tony Elumelu, on his 55th birthday today.
24 Feb 2018
The most anticipated movie of the year, Black Panther, premiered last weekend at IMAX Cinemas, Lekki in collaboration with UBA bank. Hosted by TV personality, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu...
28 Jan 2018
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.
26 Jan 2018
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…


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