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Photos: Joseph Yobo Meets Tony Elumelu

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Africa: #TEEP2016 starts off with 1,000 applicants

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has announced the selection of the second set of 1,000 entrepreneurs for the 2016 cycle of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP). Launched in... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa.com f...

Nigerian Billionaire, Tony Elumelu Gives $10,000 To 10,000 Entrepreneurs

It’s 5 a.m. in Lagos, Nigeria, and the Igwe twins are chopping and sweating in the kitchen. The generator is running because there’s no electricity. It’s hot. But the 27-year-olds, The post Nigerian Billionaire, Tony Elumelu Gives...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Feb 2, 2016

Tony Elumelu: On Africa and the Next Generation of African Billionaire-Entrepreneurs

“Everything I have today is because of Africa, I was born here, went to school here, I work here and I’m achieving some level of financial comfort here.” ~ Tony Elumelu Good morning Africa! It’s a Tuesday Morning to rise and...
by Konnect Africa on Jul 7, 2015

cofoundHER Interviews Mavis Nduchwa of Chabana Farms

A real estate and hospitality graduate turned TV presenter and now farmer, Mavis Nduchwa has done it all. Mavis’ journey to entrepreneurship goes as far back as when she was[...] The post cofoundHER... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp...

cofoundHER Interviews Tania Attiba of Connex’ences

Tania Attiba is the founder of Connex’ences and a volunteer at Francophonie. Trained as a personal assistant, she spent the early part of her career helping executives organize their lives.[...] The... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp...

cofoundHER Interviews Eleojo Peters of Eleojo Foods

An accountant by training, Mrs. Eleojo Rosemary Peters’ career started in the banking industry when she worked at the then Peak Merchant Bank in Lagos. Her role handling operations and[...] The post... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp...

cofoundHER Interviews Eileen Ambasa of Icons Cyber Solutions

Three years after graduation and with a one year old baby in tow, Eileen Ambasa got interested in Information Technology (IT). Seeing the opportunities it could open up in her[...] The post... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa.com...

cofoundHER Interviews Farida Musa Halliru

Since her early teens, Farida Musa Halliru has been sketching designs, but her fashion design career really started in 2012 after she completed a course on fashion design and garment[...] The post... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-afr...

cofoundHER Interviews Sharron McPherson on Empowering Women

Former Investment Banker and Wall Street Attorney turned serial Social Impact Entrepreneur, Sharron McPherson’s entrepreneurial journey goes back to the mid ’90s when she started ISES, a... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa...

cofoundHER Interviews Janine Roberts of Ukama Holdings

After nine years in a nursing career, Janine Roberts got interested in the packaging industry and chose to take her interest further by getting a diploma in packaging technology. This[...] The post... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-af...

cofoundHER interviews Tracy Owamagbe and Omowunmi Akande

Tracy Owamagbe and Omowunmi Akande met at Bells University in Ota, Nigeria, and, even after their graduation in 2010, have been best friends ever since. Last year, the two travel[...] The post... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa.

cofoundHER interviews Ehizele Joseph-Ebare on Accessible Healthcare

When it comes to effectively managing multiple responsibilities, Ehizele Ijeoma Joseph-Ebare is one person we admire. Currently studying medicine at Barts and the London School of Medicine and... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa.c...

cofoundHER Interviews Kossiwa Anifrani of Charming Mamour

Originally from Togo, Kossiwa Vanessa Anifrani describes herself as a nomad who feels at home everywhere. Her primary and secondary studies were in Lome and then in Kinshasa (Democratic... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa.com for...

cofoundHER Interviews: Caroline Mtongolo of Zoi Investment

A Chemistry graduate from the University of Nairobi, Caroline Mtongolo is the co-founder of Zoi Investment Limited, a company focused on investing in the agribusiness industry in Kenya. With her... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-afri...

cofoundHER Interviews Byenda Nkwanda: Creating World Class African Fashion

Byenda Nkwanda is the founder and head designer of Golden Traib, a Zambian fashion brand redefining African fashion for women’s wear. Golden Traib creates world class high fashion using... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa.com fo...

cofoundHER Interviews Lerato Motshwarakgole

Growing up, Lerato Motshwarakgole wanted to be so many things — a doctor, a lawyer and a scientist to mention a few. But one day, she realised she didn’t really[...] The post cofoundHER... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa...

cofoundHER Interviews Abisoye Habib: Unearthing Nigeria’s Agribusiness Potential

Everyone knows that food business is good business, yet, only a few entrepreneurs that we have met think of starting a company to address food related opportunities like production,... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa.com for full...

cofoundHER Interviews Precious Odimegwu: Inspiring the Best In Children

A legal practitioner, hobbyist blogger, and mother who is passionate about early developmental education of children, Precious Odimegwu nursed the dream of catering to the educational needs of... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-africa.c...

Bright Ideas, Anyone? Enter The Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme

Do you have a bright idea? Are you aware that your idea can transform Africa? Then, seriously consider entering for the The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme.  They have earmarked US$100mln to empower the next generation of African...
by Konnect Africa on Feb 24, 2015


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