Elumelu Launches 4th Cycle of Entrepreneurship Programme

President Obama's US-Africa Leaders Summit 2014. Grand Hyatt Hotel, Washington DC. African Business Leader: Tony O. Elumelu. PR: KRL International, DC. Photographs by Margarita Corporan

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The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Programme has launched the 4th cycle of the initiative, as part of continued effort aimed at empowering African entrepreneurs.

According to the Chief Executive Officer of the TEF, Parminder Vir, “‘we are happy to announce that the 2018 search for 1,000 of Africa’s most promising entrepreneurs has begun! We are now accepting applications for the 4th cycle of our groundbreaking Pan-African entrepreneurship development initiative, the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme.

“The application portal is open and accepting submissions until Midnight WAT on March 1, 2018. The entrepreneurs are encouraged to complete the online application at www.application.tonyelumelufoundation.org.”

Speaking further, she stated that “after three cycles, our 3,000 entrepreneurs across Africa have created tens of thousands of jobs in the process – in the Agriculture industry alone, they are responsible for over 15,000 jobs.