Heirs Holdings Mid-Year Review.

“Business needs precision at Heirs Holdings we set bold targets – and we measure. This weekend, I convened Group senior executives at Transcorp Hilton in Abuja to track our mid-year performance. It was a time of passion, challenge, reflection – and celebration. Improving lives and transforming Africa is our mission. Our progress excites me. I […]

UBA Dubai – Another Giant Leap

Another step, another milestone, closer to our clear destination.Patience, persistence and possibilities – all were evident today.Delivering business expansion is thrilling. You learn about a new territory, the tastes and preferences of a new audience. But one question remains the same. Are you capable of meeting or exceeding these goals?Today, join me to applaud the […]

Creating Opportunities for African Creatives

Every day, I am blown away by the sheer talent that young Africans display in the world of business, music, fashion, film, technology, media, and many other fields. Our young ones are redefining history, placing Africa firmly on the map, and challenging the negative stereotype of our continent.     I have often said that Africa is a land of opportunities that is filled […]

One Year After; Celebrating Heirs Insurance and Heirs Life.

A year ago, Heirs Holdings entered the insurance market – we wanted to disrupt the sector, do what we have done before: democratize; catalyze; and deliver for our customers. Two insurance companies were born – general insurer, Heirs Insurance, and life assurer, Heirs Life Assurance.  And we commissioned the iconic Heirs Towers in Victoria Island, […]

Tony Elumelu speaks with Zain Asher on The Zain’s Network

Yesterday, I spoke with Zain Asher on the Zain’s Exchange. I shared the key drivers of growth for Nigeria’s economy and the African economy at large.   See below some key points I mentioned in the interview. The US has a key role to play in helping to catalyse economic development and prosperity in Nigeria. The […]

TOEWay; Monday Motivation.

Failure in business can be an incentive for success. Tell me one business leader who hasn’t confronted failure in one shape or another. Failure has been part of my own story. However, how you respond to failure is more critical than the failure itself. Ask why you failed and identify how to prevent it in […]

Children; Pioneering Profound Change in Africa.

There has never been a season as crucial as the one upon us now. A season where there is so much demand, weight and responsibility placed upon a younger generation. For decades, much has been said about Africa and its renaissance, its revival and its future potential. We are getting closer to this rise. And […]

Fatherhood: my greatest legacy.

I was greatly influenced by my parents. My father was a wise and discerning man, as my mother was enterprising and hardworking. My father always told us in a proverbial manner that if one earned a dollar and did not save anything, one would earn a billion and not save anything. This statement echoed throughout […]