Tony Elumelu Joins World Leaders To Launch US Government Growth Strategy

Tony Elumelu Chairman United Bank for Africa (UBA) joins, Jared Kushner,Christine Lagarde, Heads of States and other global leaders convened at the Peace to Prosperity Workshop in Bahrain, organised by the Presidency of the United States of America in partnership with the host government, the Kingdom of Bahrain, to launch the US growth strategy for […]

VIDEO: How I Tend To Create A Million Jobs With 10,000 Entrepreneurs – Elumelu

Tony Elumelu, Founder, The Tony Elumelu Foundation and wife, Awele Vivian Elumelu, explain how they’re aiming to create millions of jobs in a decade by focusing on funding for startups and entrepreneurs. Africa News24 (AN24) understands that The Tony Elumelu Foundation is an African non-profitable organization established in the year 2010 based on the belief […]

UBA’s Africa Conversations: Leaders Emphasise Importance of History to African Development

African leading minds have called on Africans to be mindful of their rich history, which according to them creates the path towards the socio-cultural, economic and political development of the continent The strong African voices which included Group Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony Elumelu, Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka; Professor emeritus and authority in […]

Tony Elumelu Foundation Hosts European Commission, Leading Development Finance Institutions In Brussels

At a time when Europe’s relationship with Africa is high on foreign policy and developmental agendas and with the European Union beginning to deliver on its 2017 External Investment Plan, targeted at attracting investment and job creation in Africa, the Tony Elumelu Foundation brought together leading stakeholders in the development finance sector, at a case […]

Davos: Africa Boosts Free Trade While Global Barriers Go Up

A new African free trade area could be just weeks away as the last few countries ratify an agreement signed last year. The plan to boost intra-African trade by half is gaining much attention in Davos this year. When you ask Tony Elumelu if Africa would profit from free trade, the Nigerian entrepreneur and philanthropist […]

REDTV Rave Is The Official Headliner GIG Of 2018

The much anticipated and talked about REDTVrave3 finally rocked Lagos on Saturday, the first day of December. The online lifestyle network owned by the United Bank for Africa Group is one that is fast becoming a leader when you refer to lifestyle brands.

What Tony Elumelu Said At TEF Entrepreneurship Forum

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 of African entrepreneurs in the world is a unique opportunity for bringing together young business talent, creating dynamic […]

#PDPPrimaries: Elumelu Doles Out $1,500 To Each Delegate

Amaechi Mrakpor, a member representing Aniocha/Oshimili constituency in Delta State, has alleged that Ndudi Elumelu shared $1500 in the Peoples Democratic Party primary for the constituency.

Buhari Congratulates Elumelu’s Mother, Suzanne On Her 90th Birthday

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday congratulated the mother of UBA Group Chairman Mrs Suzanne Elumelu on her 90th birthday. A statement signed by Special Adviser to President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina said Buhari joins family and friends of the kind-hearted and loving mother of five, including Chairman of The Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony […]

Tony Elumelu Pledges N500M Entrepreneurship Programme For Delta State Indigenes

The Founder Tony Elumelu Foundation and Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony O. Elumelu has pledged N500 million to create an entrepreneurship programme exclusive to indigenes of Delta state. Elumelu who is a of native Delta State made the commitment on Thursday after presenting 50 beneficiaries of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme to Governor […]

UBA Holds 2018 Chairman’s Forum, Seeks Strengthening of Corporate Governance Across Board

Pan- African financial Institution, United Bank for Africa Plc, last thursday, ended its annual Group Chairman’s Forum, a platform for group integration, re-strategising and knowledge sharing with the overall aim of puting the bank on firm standing to actualize its goals and targets for the financial year. The theme of this year’s forum was focused […]