Tony Elumelu's Life & Business Principles

Thought Leadership

Celebrating the Value and Dignity in our Labour

On May 1, we celebrated working women and men, in Africa and the world. Work gives us all dignity, it allows us to create value, to sustain our families, secure our futures. As an African, creating sustainable, meaningful employment is what drives me.  It is why I champion entrepreneurship. Through my own life journey, I have seen what a catalyst entrepreneurship can be, the UBA group now employs over 20,000 people in twenty African countries – these are jobs created directly by entrepreneurial spirit – and critically every job created leads to more jobs, more opportunities and more dreams.  When

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I travel all over the world, preaching that Africa is “opportunity”


Work Hard, Play Hard


Sometimes there is no difference between your job and your personal life

Tony Elumelu and Richard Quest on CNN

Tony Elumelu and Richard Quest on CNN as they discuss Africa's development potential at the World Economic Forum 2018 (WEF), Davos, Switzerland

EXCLUSIVES! Special - Olamide & Tony Elumelu (Oil & Gas)

Chairman of the UBA Group, Africa's Global Bank and Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu, CON, sits down with Afro-hip hop sensation Olamide as they discuss music, life, business, inspiring a new generation young people

#AfricaAtDavos: Tony O. Elumelu's interview with BBC

World Economic Forum, Business and World Leaders in Davos, Switzerland; Focus on Africa - Official Theme: The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Africa Speaks

Years from now, I believe that my legacy will not be defined by my material successes … but by this unwavering commitment to developing and strengthening African entrepreneurship. This is what will stand the test of time

- Tony Elumelu, CON


Power Of Vision

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THE T.O.E. Way

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