Tony Elumelu Foundation 2017 Entrepreneurship Program announces selection
27-03-2017 | 10:36:03
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is proud to announce the selection of 1,000 African entrepreneurs, creating the 3rd cohort of the 10-year, $100 million TEF Entrepreneurship Program.
2016 ALL AFRICA Business Leaders Awards Finalists Announced
18-08-2016 | 13:29:00
The finalists in the 2016 All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA) in Partnership with CNBC Africa were announced during a live broadcast on DStv Channel 410 on Wednesday night.
Boma Braide: Is Entrepreneurship the answer to low-paying jobs?
30-05-2016 | 13:16:00
I have been asking this question since the new change agents came on board in the running of affairs of Nigeria. Right now, everything is on the rise.
Total Nigeria and MMF to empower women, youth corps members and local small business owners
26-04-2016 | 11:16:00
As part of the implementation strategy, the beneficiaries will be trained on Entrepreneurship and Usage/Marketing technique of solar lamps. A revolving loan scheme will also be provided to members where Solar Lamps worth N75, 000 to N100, 000 is given on credit to ARC members to be refunded in four to five months.
Keynote address by Tony Elumelu at the Harvard Development Conference
04-04-2016 | 12:26:00
The overall theme of this year’s conference, “Pathways to Progress” is very appropriate because, whilst we all agree that development is desirable, there is much we can debate on what constitutes an effective development program or paradigm, or what policy priority is the right fit for which region.
2nd set of 1,000 African Entrepreneurs join $100M Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program
28-03-2016 | 11:22:00
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) announces the selection of 1,000 entrepreneurs for the 2nd round of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP).
Open Letter to African Entrepreneurs from Tony Elumelu
01-03-2016 | 11:09:00
To all of Africa’s aspiring entrepreneurs, “I commend your courage and determination to build a business in the face of limitations that inhibit the viability of your startup and significantly threaten its survival...
The Tony Elumelu Foundation Hosts Intimate Q & A session for Nigeria Leadership Initiative
25-02-2016 | 10:42:00
Today, The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) – in conjunction with the Nigeria Leadership Initiative (NLI) — hosted an intimate discussion between select Associate Fellows of the NLI and Tony O. Elumelu, Chairman of Heirs Holdings and the United Bank for Africa (UBA).
MTN and Jumia to launch Entrepreneurship Challenge across Africa
16-02-2016 | 11:24:00
MTN, in partnership with the MTN Solution Space and Jumia, are proud to announce the launch of the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge powered by Jumia.
The Tony Elumelu Foundation, UBA, and the United States Department of Commerce Partner to Enable Entrepreneurship in Africa
26-01-2016 | 09:51:00
The Tony Elumelu Foundation and United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) partnered with the United States Department of Commerce to host a panel between members of the U.S. Presidential Council on Doing Business in Africa (PCDBIA) and a diverse community of African entrepreneurs.