My Speech at the Transcorp PLC 2024 Annual General Meeting

Despite continuing uncertainty in our operating environment, the Transcorp Group and subsidiaries recorded increased earnings and cashflow for the year, driven by a strong corporate governance culture, commitment to sustainability, and consistent focus on improving the wellbeing of our people.  This excellent performance reflects the commitment of our Board of Directors, management team and all […]

Remarks – Abu Dhabi Health Forum

We are all here to talk about reimagining health and life.  It is a universal topic – cutting across geography and culture  We all want health and a good life – and I hope you all achieve this!  Let me begin with my perspectives:  I am married to a doctor – and one of my […]

UNGA78: Tony Elumelu x Clinton Global Initiative; “Shifting the Power: How New Philanthropic Approaches Can Transform the World of Social Impact”

Yesterday, on the sidelines of #UNGA78, I participated in the Clinton Global Initiative panel on Philanthropy, alongside co-panelist Dr. Carmen Rojas, President of the Marguerite Casey Foundation and moderated by Jonathan Capehart of the Washington Post and MSNBC. I underscored the critical role of Africapitalism in transforming Africa, both socially and economically. Africapitalism is my […]

Opening Remarks delivered by Tony O. Elumelu, CFR Founder, The Tony Elumelu Foundation at the TEF-UNDP-UNICEF GEN-U ROUNDTABLE Unveiling the 2023 TEF Impact Report.

Tuesday, September 19, 2023 14 years ago, we set out to change Africa. We wanted African solutions – not selfishly or ideologically – but because we knew instinctively, they would work. In 2015, we focused our efforts entirely on entrepreneurs – launching a 10-year programme to touch millions and fund thousands. We knew a generation […]

Speech Delivered at United Nations General Assembly of the United Nations themed, Power, Africapitalism and the Private Sector and SDG Goals.

April 9, 2014 Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon, Ambassador Ashe, President of the UN General Assembly; Hon. Sajdik, President of ECOSOC; ambassadors, representatives, delegates and observers of the various nations and peoples of the world; representatives of civil society organisations and the private sector; and distinguished ladies and gentlemen. I thank you for the opportunity to […]