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TONY ELUMELU FOUNDATION HOSTS HISTORIC BOOTCAMP FOR 1,000 EMERGING AFRICAN ENTREPRENEURS FROM 51 AFRICAN COUNTRIES IN OTA, NIGERIA

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 […]

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So Sad! Naira Crashes To 230 Again US Dollar

These are definitely not interesting times for the nation’s economy, particularly the national currency, the naira, no thanks to the depleting reserves and the subsequent banning of importers of 41 items from the foreign exchange market by the Central Bank of Nigeria. Barely 10 days after the CBN stopped forex sale to importers of rice, […]

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Tony Elumelu Foundation Welcomes 1000 Pan-African Entrepreneurs to $100M Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme Boot Camp

“We hope The Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme can catalyse and encourage other African business leaders to empower emerging entrepreneurs. If we all come together with requisite resources we can make a significant difference,” said Mr. Tony O. Elumelu at the press conference in Lagos today to announce the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) boot camp […]

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Transcorp Hilton Abuja Honoured at World Travel Awards 2015… Named Winner in Five Categories including Africa’s Leading Business

Transcorp Hilton Abuja has been honoured with an unprecedented five awards by the voters of the 22nd World Travel Awards. The hotel, which is owned by Transcorp Hotels Plc, the hospitality subsidiary of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc, emerged winner of the prestigious World Travel Awards for Africa’s Leading Business Hotel, Nigeria’s Leading Business Hotel, […]

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Arrogance Per Excellence: Stanbic IBTC’s , Sola David-Borha Allegedly Insults Her EDs..Rakes N177m Yearly As Bank Wallow In Crisis

Latest report trailing the financial institution of repute, Stanbic IBTC’s Managing Director/CEO, Mrs. Sola David-Borha is not palatable. The unpalatable tale has it that Mrs. Sola David-Borha has become Margaret Thatcher of the bank as her Executive Directors are always jittering, whenever she calls for any urgent meeting. Source has it that; Sola David-Borha runs […]

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Transcorp Ughelli Power Releases 2014 Annual Report, Holds 2nd Annual General Meeting

Transcorp Ughelli Power Limited (TUPL), the power generation and investment subsidiary of Nigerian conglomerate Transcorp Plc, today released its 2014 Annual Report and held its 2nd Annual General Meeting of shareholders. The Report details outstanding progress during the first full calendar year of operations at Ughelli Power Plant, the Group’s power generating asset and Nigeria’s […]