Tony Elumelu Foundation Will Host 1000 Entrepreneurs in Lagos

Tony Elumelu Foundation Will Host 1000 Entrepreneurs in Lagos
October 7, 2016 234Finance

Image Source: Tony Elumelu Foundation

This month, Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) will be hosting the second edition of the TEF Entrepreneurs Forum in Lagos, Nigeria. The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme was launched by TEF in 2014 to select, mentor and empower 10,000 young African entrepreneurs over a period of 10 years. The aim is to create one million jobs in Africa with the long term goal of generating $10 billion revenue for the continent within this period.

TEF Entrepreneurs Forum will host 1000 beneficiaries of the foundation’s $100 million entrepreneurship scheme. It will bring together the second batch of the 1000 entrepreneurs across 54 African countries, that have benefited from the foundation’s $100 million flagship entrepreneurship program for these entrepreneurs to display their products and services. It is believed that this year’s edition will feature learning sessions on diverse topics, and will serve as a platform for businesses across Africa to also showcase their products and services.

Read more here

Author: 234Finance

234Finance is an online hub that promotes African Entrepreneurship. We feature small and medium sized businesses on the platform, shedding light on the current and future developments in diverse sectors across Africa. We also provide free resources, share opportunities and events on our platform that entrepreneurs can benefit from and thrive in Africa’s tough business landscape.

Missing something? Let us know