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Tag "Tony Elumelu Foundation"

    Macron: It’s true startups in Nigeria have less favourable conditions than those in US

Macron: It’s true startups in Nigeria have less favourable conditions than those in US

Most often much more is learnt from an event when it is reported because so much is stolen from being recorded in memory by the glitz of events and the size of the content.So much was said and done when the Tony Elumelu Foundation hosted the President Emmanuel Macron of France in a no-holds-barred interactive session with 2,000 entrepreneurs in [...]

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    Tony Elumelu Foundation to host Macron in session with 2000 entrepreneurs

Tony Elumelu Foundation to host Macron in session with 2000 entrepreneurs

Emmanuel Macron, the French president, will on Wednesday, engage with 2,000 Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) alumni in an open forum, that will guarantee a free and frank exchange of ideas and opinions.According to a statement released on Tuesday, the session will be hosted by Tony Elumelu, TEF Founder and Heirs Holdings and UBA chairman."This gives African entrepreneurs the platform [...]

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    Tony Elumelu at 55: Still giving

Tony Elumelu at 55: Still giving

For many givers, receiving from others is a difficult thing to‎ do, even during birthdays, noted for inflows rather than outflows. On his birthday in March when he should have been receiving gifts and messages, Mr. Tony Elumelu, chairman of Heirs Holding, put the age-long tradition in reverse gear. But he was only being in his element, improving the lot [...]

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    Microsoft partners Elumelu Foundation to train African entrepreneurs

Microsoft partners Elumelu Foundation to train African entrepreneurs

Global telecommunication company Microsoft has collaborated with Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) through its 4Afrika Initiative to provide entrepreneurs with technology-based tools, resources and mentorship.Entrepreneurs under TEF will be trained on how to effectively use ICT to modernise their businesses, enrich their offerings as well as reach new customers.In a statement, Akin Banuso, general manager, Microsoft Nigeria, said the two companies [...]

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    FG ‘contributes N200m’ to Lagos’ Ebola struggle

FG ‘contributes N200m’ to Lagos’ Ebola struggle

The federal government has donated N200 million to the Lagos state government to help its quest to contain the spread of Ebola, minister of health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu, said on Thursday.According to the minister, the N200 million released to the Lagos state government was not part of the N1.9 billion approved by President Goodluck Jonathan for fighting Ebola in the country.Dan [...]

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