Posts Tagged ‘Tony Elumelu’

TEF 2019: Osinbajo, Adeshina advocate special bank for entrepreneurs

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, President of the African Development Bank Dr Akinwumi Adeshina, Founder of Tony Elumelu Foundation, Mr Tony Elumelu on Saturday called for the establishment of a Youth Entrepreneurship Investment Bank to provide the needed funding for African entrepreneurs. The President of Rwanda Paul Kagame, President of Senegal Macky Sall, President of Democratic […]

BREAKING: Tony Elumelu and UNDP to Empower 100,000 Additional Entrepreneurs

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) have launched a youth entrepreneurship programme for the Sahel region of Africa. The TEF-UNDP Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship programme will train, mentor and financially support 100,000 young entrepreneurs in Africa in 10 years . The goal is to contribute to the overall target to […]

2018 MOST REPUTABLE AFRICANS, Nigerians, Prof Yemi Osibanjo, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Fela Durotoye, Ngozi Okojo-Iweala, Obiageli Ezekwesili, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, Amina J Mohammed, Chris Oyakhilome, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Cardinal Francis Arinze, Tony Elumelu, Akinwumi Adesina, Chris Imafidon, David Oyedepo, John Momoh (founder Channels TV), Paul Enenche, Sultan Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo, Mosun Bello-Olusoga

2018 MOST REPUTABLE AFRICANS | Nigeria Tops List With 21 Individuals

Leading Global Reputation-Management Consulting Company, Reputation Poll has released its inaugural list of 100 Most Reputable Africans and Nigeria has the largest number of reputable persons in the list. Nigeria leads the list with 21 individuals while South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana, follow respectively. The Nigerians on the list include: Prof Yemi Osibanjo, Chimamanda Ngozi […]

Ambode Retracts Another Concession Agreement Signed Under Fashola

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday terminated the concession agreement for the redevelopment of Falomo Shopping Centre in Ikoyi, stating that the agreement was detrimental to the interest of its residents. The state government added that one of its agencies, the Lagos State Development and Property Corporation (LSDPC), entered into the agreement in July 2013 […]