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The UBA CEO Awards 2019: A Celebration Of A Milestone, A Show of Excellence and Glamour – Tony Elumelu & Kennedy Uzoka Joined By Donald Duke, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Nnamdi Okonkwo, Mo Abudu, More! | Performances by Tiwa Savage, DBanj, Wizkid, More! 

The 2019 UBA CEO Award was an acknowledgment of excellence and a celebration of a milestone. The Event which was held at Eko Hotel and suites on the 27th April 2019, was to reward individuals who have showed commitment and hard work towards the growth of all economy across Africa, also, it was a night…

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Red Carpet Glam! All The Stunning Guest Looks From The 2019 UBA CEO Awards

Celebrities, musicians, bankers and more public figures descended upon EKO Hotels and Suites on Saturday night for the annual United Bank for Africa (UBA) CEO awards. Prominent personalities including Tony Elumelu and Awele Vivian Elumelu, Mo Abudu, Linda Ikeji, Laura Ikeji, Ono Bello and many more walked the red carpet at the event, which celebrated the bank’s 70 years anniversary. Platinum and metallics were…

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The Average Nigerian Business Pays 48 Taxes, Affects Investors and Entrepreneurs – Tony Elumelu

Tony Elumelu, chairman and founder of Heirs Holdings, says Nigeria would be unable to keep its investors and entrepreneurs if the issue of multiple taxation is not abolished. The billionaire noted that the average Nigerian business pays 48 taxes. TheCable reports that he delivered the keynote address at the 21st annual tax conference of the…

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#TEFForum2018: Entrepreneurship is the Key to Unlocking Economic Development on Our Continent”- Tony Elumelu 

Founder, The Tony Elumelu Foundation, Mr. Tony O. Elumelu and The President, Republic of Ghana, Dr, Nana Akufo-Addo 5,000 African entrepreneurs, private and public sector leaders and the broader entrepreneurship ecosystem convened in Lagos on Thursday, October 25, 2018 for the annual Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Forum. The event which is the largest gathering…

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OB Focus: Tony Elumelu- Chairman Of United Bank Of Africa

Tony Elumelu is a Nigerian Businessman, enterpreneur, investor, and billionaire. In addition to being a businessman, Tony whose full name is Tony Onyemaechi Elumelu is also an economist and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Heirs Holding, the United Bank for Africa, Transcorp and the founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation. He was born on the…

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Davos 2018! Group Chairman UBA, Tony Elumelu Speaks With CNN’s Richard Quest

The Group Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA) and one of Africa’s top businessman, Mr. Tony Elumelu, has stressed the need to change the African narrative while concentrating on the myriad of opportunities inherent in the continent, stating that its economic transformation and stimulation should be the focus of all governments and global institutions. This,…

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Tony Elumelu, Aliko Dangote, Rita Dominic, Turn Up 70’s Style At The Heirs Holdings Party

Mr Tony and Dr (Mrs) Elumelu   Tony Elumelu, Chairman, United Bank of Africa (UBA) and Heirs Holdings thrilled guests at a Christmas party on Saturday December 16th, 2017. The grand event themed; ‘70’s Disco Party’ saw the business mogul dressed like Michael Jackson. The 54years old business tycoon danced to some popular tracks of Michael Jackson such as; ‘Billie Jean’ and ‘Black…

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African Entrepreneurs Gather! Tony Elumelu Foundation Wraps Up 2017 TEF Entrepreneurship Forum

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s leading philanthropy dedicated to supporting entrepreneurship, concluded its 3rd annual TEF Entrepreneurship Forum on Saturday, October 14, 2017 in Lagos. The Forum hosted more than 1,300 participants from 54 African countries. The most diverse and inclusive gathering of African entrepreneurs on the continent, the forum continued its strong tradition…

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Elumelu At Chatham House: The Pervasive Negative Narrative Around Africa Is Our Continent’s Greatest Challenge”

At a gathering of senior policymakers and developments experts hosted by UK’s leading foreign policy institute, the Chairman of Heirs Holdings, Tony Elumelu, spoke on a panel alongside United Kingdom Minister of State, Department for International Development (DFID), Rory Stewart, OBE, where he condemned the pervasive stereotypes in the media around Africa and the resulting…

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