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Tony Elumelu

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…
22 Jan 2018
Stakeholders in the financial sector have identified non-access to credit as the major challenge facing the Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises...
19 Dec 2017
Philanthropist and African Entrepreneur, Tony Elumelu dressed up as pop icon Micheal Jackson in the 70s' Disco-themed Christmas party of one of his companies, the Heir Holdings. Elumelu who is worth over $1.4 billion looked dapper as he tried to mimic the late Icon whom he says he is a huge fan of. Watch the…
27 Nov 2017
Policy intellectuals, business men, leaders of thought and entrepreneurs across Africa recently gathered at the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship (TEF) Forum 2017 in Lagos....
17 Nov 2017
The Graduate Foundation (GRAFO), will honour former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, business mogul, Tony Elumelu, Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode and other eminent Nigerians with an award for jobs creation.
16 Nov 2017
The name, Tony Elumelu certainly rings a loud and clear bell in Africa’s evolving economic firmament, especially as it relates to the empowerment of the next generation of entrepreneurs.
7 Nov 2017
Chairman Heirs Holdings, Tony Elumelu has hailed the World Bank’s recent ranking of Nigeria’s Ease of Doing Business, saying the giant stride was an indication that the country was ready and open for business.
6 Nov 2017
An industrialist, Chief Tony Elumelu, on Monday urged Nigerian and foreign investors to take advantage of the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business ranking of Nigeria to invest in the country.
19 Oct 2017
To the founder of Heirs Holdings Tony Elumelu, there was need for coordinated efforts to stimulate small and medium enterprises (SMEs) for inclusive development of the country
15 Oct 2017
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, and founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony Elumelu, were among prominent Africans that yesterday, unanimously agreed that entrepreneurship will create the needed jobs, increase the Gross Domestic Products.....


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