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Final Call: Applications to The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme Closes March 31

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s leading philanthropy dedicated to empowering African entrepreneurs, will close applications for the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme on its TEFConnect digital platform (www.tefconnect.com) on March 31. This year’s intervention prioritises the economic recovery of small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) and young African entrepreneurs, following the Covid-19 disruption to economic…

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Koroma, Zinsou, Obasanjo, Ikpeazu, Mohammed, Alakija, Elumelu, Join Entrepreneurs at 2016 TEF Entrepreneurship Forum

Mr. Tony Elumelu CON, Founder Tony Elumelu Foundation At the largest annual gathering of African entrepreneurs, held in Lagos, Nigeria, the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) hosted almost 1,000 women and men from 54 African countries, for the 2nd TEF Entrepreneurship Forum. The Forum celebrates the 2016 cohort of Elumelu Entrepreneurs, selected from over 45,000 applicants. It is the annual highlight of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme and saw the presence of leading policy makers and business…

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Aisha Buhari, Dolapo Osinbajo & Tony Elumelu Sign Women Empowerment Initiative

 H.E. Mrs. Aisha Buhari, H.E. Mrs. DolapoOsinbajo, H.E. Mrs. GimbiyaDogara and Ms. Arancha Gonzalez of ITC at the SheTrades/NEPC Exhibition  Leading African businessman and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu CON joined the First Lady of Nigeria, Mrs.Aisha Buhari and wife of the Vice President of Nigeria, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo at a forum and exhibition on Nigerian…

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25 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs Meet With Governor El-Rufai In Kaduna

 Executive Governors, Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, AbdulazizYari of Zamfara State and AlhajiAminu Bello Masari of KatsinaState,TonyElumelu Foundation Chief Operating Officer, AbimbolaAdebakin, with the Kaduna State based Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs at a meet-up session hosted by His Excellency Governor El-Rufai as part of his focus on promoting entrepreneurship in the state.  The Tony Elumelu Foundation…

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Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Stuns In New Photos Wearing A Black Caped Jumpsuit

Award winning actress Omotola Jalade Ekeinde was guest at the just concluded Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme. For the event she opted for a black caped jumpsuit with a gold detail around the waist. She pairs the outfit with long gold dangling earrings, rings and black pointed pumps. Her look is completed with her hair sleeked to…

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Tony Elumelu Foundation Hosts Historic Bootcamp For 1,000 Emerging African Entrepreneurs From 51 African Countries

As part of Tony Elumelu’s $100 million commitment to empowering African entrepreneurs, 1,000 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs, representing 51 African countries from the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) Class of 2015, converged near Lagos, Nigeria for an intensive two-day bootcamp session, an unprecedented gathering of emerging African entrepreneurs, from 10-12 July, 2015. The entrepreneurs travelled from across…

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1,000 African Entrepreneurs Selected To Participate In Tony Elumelu’s $100M Entrepreneurship Programme

L-R : Director, Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP), Parminder Vir; Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu; CEO, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Reid Whitlock; and CEO and Founder of Java Foods, Zambia and Member Selection Committee TEEP, Monica Musonda  The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is pleased to announce the selection of the first 1,000 African entrepreneurs…

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