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).
Entrepreneurship in Africa: A Plethora of Ideas That Are NOT Scaling!
06-01-2016 | 11:38:00
For years, many African business fact checkers failed to predict realistic outcomes; therefore I am wondering if 2016 could be the year of African entrepreneurship with real results.
Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme Portal Opens for Applications
05-01-2016 | 11:39:00
Budding entrepreneurs across Africa can now apply to join the second annual Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) for start-up businesses based in Africa.
TEEP 2016 – 2nd Annual Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program Round Launches 1st January 2016
15-12-2015 | 11:09:00
The Tony Elumelu Foundation announces TEEP 2016, the second annual round of the $100m Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) for emerging African entrepreneurs.
[Startup Interview] Emmanuel Douglas, Founder, El Classico Foods, Nigeria
15-12-2015 | 10:54:00
Emmanuel Douglas is a Nigerian entrepreneur, a beneficiary of the Tony Elumelu Entreprenership Program through which he started his company, El Classico Foods. His interview with Nigeria Business Communities: