Tinubu, Elumelu, UNDP Call For Investment In African Youths


By Oluwafunke Ishola

President Bola Tinubu has called on African leaders to increase investment in African youths toward enhancing socio-economic development of the continent. 

Tinubu said this during a Breakfast Launch of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Impact Report, held on the margin of the 78th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) meeting in New York. 

The report has the title, “The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme: A Decade of Impact”.

The report highlights the significant contribution of the TEF’s flagship 100 million dollars Entrepreneurship Programme in advancing Africa’s socio-economic development. 

The programme was organised by TEF, United Nations Development Fund (UNDP) and United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) GEN-U, a global partnership to skill and connect young people to opportunities in education, employment and social impact. 

Tinubu, represented by the Minister for Trade and Industry, Doris Uzoka-Anite, said that…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria