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  • “Africa’s Future is in African Hands.” – Tony O. Elumelu at TEF Forum 2018

    “Entrepreneurship is the Key to Unlocking Economic Development on Our Continent,” Tony Elumelu Says at the Largest Annual Gathering of African Entrepreneurs, The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum   Thursday, October 25, 2018: 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 …

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  • The Launch of the World’s Largest Digital Platform for African Entrepreneurs, TEFConnect

    Africa’s leading entrepreneurship focused philanthropy, The Tony Elumelu Foundation, launched the world’s largest digital platform for African entrepreneurs and the African entrepreneurship ecosystem –  TEFConnect. Harnessing and building on the success of Africa’s largest entrepreneurship catalyst, the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme, which has attracted over 300,000 African entrepreneurs as applicants and trained and funded …

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  • Top Quotes from the TEF Forum 2018

    Those of us who have achieved success know that we have had a helping hand- even at times, luck- we need to create the platforms to institutionalize and democratize that luck.” – @TonyOElumelu at #TEFforum2018 Everyone who wishes well for Africa must join hands in nurturing the youth of Africa, and this is what Heirs …

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  • The TEF Entrepreneurship Forum 2018: 7 Most Memorable Moments

    The TEF Entrepreneurship Forum 2018 took place at the Balmoral Event Centre, Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos. The event brought entrepreneurs, guests, investors and dignitaries together under one roof to mark the fourth year of the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme and celebrate African entrepreneurs doing incredible things in their respective countries and sectors. Here are …

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  • Africa’s Future is in the Hands of Africans

    “Entrepreneurship is the Key to Unlocking Economic Development on Our Continent,” Tony Elumelu Says at the Largest Annual Gathering of African Entrepreneurs, The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum Thursday, October 25, 2018: 5,000 African entrepreneurs, private and public sector leaders and the broader entrepreneurship ecosystem convened in Lagos on Thursday, October 25, 2018 for the …

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  • Highlights: The Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Forum

    As the fourth edition of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Forum comes to an end, we reflect on the engaging and exciting activities that again positioned this forum as the largest gathering of African entrepreneurs. This year’s forum treated African entrepreneurs, guests and other important dignitaries, to an experience of a lifetime. These are …

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  • 10 Exemplary TEF Entrepreneurs You Should Know About

    In the four years that the Tony Elumelu Foundation has run the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme, we have produced 4,470 African entrepreneurs armed with the tools they need to thrive in the African business ecosystem. At the TEF Forum 2018, taking place at the Federal Palace Hotel on the 25th of October one of the major …

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  • 7 Reasons Why You Can’t Afford to Miss The TEF Forum 2018

    On the 25th of October 2018, all roads lead to the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos as the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Africa’s leading entrepreneurship philanthropy, hosts the fourth edition of the TEF Entrepreneurship Forum: the largest gathering of African entrepreneurs and the larger entrepreneurship ecosystem. This year’s edition will unite over 5,000 entrepreneurs, global …

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  • #TEF Founder’s Forum Kenya

    https://web.facebook.com/thetonyelumelufoundation/videos/1890833210929846/?t=0

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  • Digital Economy For Africa

    Tony O. Elumelu CON, Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation joined Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank Group and Jeff Weiner, LinkedIn CEO at the opening debate of the ‘Digital Economy for Africa’ Forum in Washington, D.C organised by the World Bank Group. Tony Elumelu revealed that Africa’s youth population, 60% of which are under the age of …

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