Tony Elumelu Foundation unveils 3,050 young Africans for entrepreneurship scheme

Posted by - March 25, 2019

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has introduced 3,050 African entrepreneurs, drawn from all 54 African countries, selected to join the fifth cycle of its $100 million TEF Entrepreneurship Programme. The Foundation said in a statement recently after the unveiling ceremony in Abuja that it would directly fund 1,000 of the entrepreneurs, with an additional 2,050

BOI Partners Fidelity Bank, Ford Foundation on Aba Leather Cluster

Posted by - August 13, 2018

Determined to promote Made–in–Nigeria products capable of meeting international standards for both export and local consumption, the Bank of Industry (BOI) has provided the sum of N400 million to be made available quarterly for the benefit of over 300 members of the Leather Products Manufacturers Association of Abia State (LEPMAAS). The funds would be disbursed

Oando Foundation Set to Impact Girl Child Education

Posted by - September 20, 2017

Oando Foundation (OF), an independent charity with a mission to create conducive learning environments in dilapidated public primary schools in Nigeria has partnered Fashion Vie New York to raise funds towards education of the Nigerian ‘girl child’ recently. The Foundation was selected as the first beneficiary from Africa to receive proceeds from The Dream: Fall