Elumelu Foundation’s entrepreneurs generate $52m, create 12,000 jobs in 2yrs


By Yinka Kolawole
Beneficiaries of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Programme have generated about $52 million revenue and created 12,000 jobs within the last two years.

Founder, The Tony Elumelu Foundation, Mr. Tony O. Elumelu and The President, Republic of Ghana, Dr, Nana Akufo-Addo, at the TEF Entrepreneurship Forum 2018, the largest gathering of young African entrepreneurs, and the launch of TEF Connect, the world’s largest digital platform for African Entrepreneurs , organized by The Tony Elumelu Foundation in Lagos on Thursday

Chief Executive Officer, TEF, Parminder Vir, disclosed this Thursday in Lagos at the 2018 edition of the TEF Entrepreneurship Forum with the theme, ‘Empowering African Entrepreneurs’.

According to her, 1460 entrepreneurs across Africa were selected this year, adding that the Foundation has so far made a direct investment of $20…

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