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Countdown To The TEF Forum 2018: The Alumni Awards, Pitching Competition And TEF Marketplace

The TEF Entrepreneurship Forum is the largest gathering of African entrepreneurs and the larger entrepreneurship ecosystem. The 2018 Edition is taking place on the 25th of October and will unite over 5,000 entrepreneurs, global investors, leaders from the African public and private sectors, global leaders will gather in Lagos, Nigeria for a unique opportunity to […]

Parminder Vir To Speak At The World Export Development Forum 2018

From September 11-12, the International Trade Centre (ITC) will hold their flagship event— The World Export Development Forum (WEDF)—hosted by the Government of the Republic of Zambia in Lusaka through the Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry. Themed, Scaling Up Through Trade, the event will bring together business leaders, policymakers, trade organisations and international agencies […]

Applications for UBA Journalism Fellowship for African Journalists Open for the 2018 TEF Entrepreneurship Forum

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Africa’s global bank, in partnership with the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Africa’s leading entrepreneurship-focused philanthropy, is calling for entries from the African Journalists attending the 2018 TEF Entrepreneurship Forum. The Journalism Fellowship sponsored by UBA (proud supporters of entrepreneurship in Africa) will provide financial aid to journalists and photojournalists affiliated with African national […]

4th Annual Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum Announced for 25th October 2018

5,000 Entrepreneurs to be welcomed in Lagos for Africa’s largest entrepreneurial convening Africa’s leading entrepreneurship-focused philanthropic organisation, the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), has announced October 25, 2018, as the date for its 4thannual TEF Entrepreneurship Forum. The largest gathering of African entrepreneurs and the broader entrepreneurship ecosystem will unite over 5,000 entrepreneurs, global investors, leaders […]

4ème Forum annuel de l’entrepreneuriat de la Fondation Tony Elumelu annoncé pour le 25 octobre 2018

5 000 entrepreneurs seront accueillis à Lagos pour le plus grand rassemblement d’entrepreneurs en Afrique La Fondation Tony Elumelu (TEF), la plus importante organisation philanthropique d’Afrique axée sur l’entreprenariat, a annoncé la date du 25 octobre 2018  pour son Forum annuel sur l’entrepreneuriat.   Le plus grand rassemblement d’entrepreneurs de tout l’écosystème entrepreneurial réunira plus […]

TEF Alumni’s Business, WaraCake Expands to 23 Nigerian States & Launches Food Delivery Service

Launched in 2015, WaraCake is an online marketplace for independent bakers and confectionery makers, aiming to make it easier for customers to purchase their cakes and have them delivered. The startup raised an undisclosed amount of funding from former Jumia and Konga executive Onyeka Akumah shortly after launching, and in 2016 was selected to join the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship […]

President of Guinea Hosts Tony Elumelu, TEF Entrepreneurs…Says Entrepreneurship will Drive Sustainable Development in Guinea

President of Guinea, His Excellency Alpha Condé, hosted Nigerian billionaire, philanthropist and Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu, and ten Guinean beneficiaries of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) at the State House in Guinea on Saturday, August 11, 2018. They were received by President Condé and the Governor, Central Bank ofGuinea, Dr. Lounceny Nabe. At the […]

Job Vacancy: Partnerships Manager

The Partnerships Manager will be responsible for supporting the Director of Partnerships in developing strategic partnerships with reputable organizations that are interested in sponsoring additional entrepreneurs unto the programme. The Manager shall also be responsible for identifying sources for additional financing and value-add opportunities for alumni of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme. Responsibilities: Support the Director […]