BizNis Africa
Latest News
SANRAL empowers local SMMEs road maintenance providers
The present upgrading of the Moloto Road north of...
Nthwese Developments gets 2018 SAPOA Property Development Award
Nthwese Developments Bambanani Shopping Centre in Diepsloot won the...
Shopping malls remain more profitable for big brands
Shopping centres are being expanded, renovated and some newly...
Tech hubs in East Africa spur next generation of disruptors
Ongoing improvement in East Africa’s economic prospects is forecast...
Climate Investor One becomes major renewable energy development funders
Climate Fund Managers (CFM), the fund manager of the...
GRIT and Hodari officially launch Mozambican Property and Asset Management Company
Grit, the only listed Africa-focused income distribution group to...
VC4A calls for African start-up entrepreneurs to apply for investment
VC4A (https://VC4A.com)  is calling for disruptive African scale-ups looking...
Sasfin Wealth appoints new Senior Portfolio Manager
Sasfin Wealth is pleased to announce the appointment of...
Cyber and digital skills top growth threats to private business
Growth confidence is high amongst private business owners, for...
SAICA charges former Eskom CFO Anoj Singh with misconduct
The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) announced...

Tony O Elumelu

BizNis Africa 2017 Newsmaker: Tony O Elumelu

Friday, December 22nd, 2017

BizNis Africa 2017 Newsmaker: Tony O Elumelu

Tony O Elumelu is a successful Nigerian entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is Chairman of Heirs Holdings, founded in 2010, which is a proprietary investment company operating a portfolio of businesses across the African continent in the financial services, real estate and hospitality, oil & gas, power, agribusiness and healthcare sectors. Elumelu serves as Chairman of

How to become The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme Mentor (View Image)

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

How to become The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme Mentor (View Image)

Serial entrepreneur and African investor Tony O Elumelu, Richard Branson founder of Virgin Group and Mark Zuckerburg the ultimate social media expert, have more in common than their pioneering business acumen and philanthropic focus – they all...

Growth in Africa – Is it rising or falling? (Watch Video)

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

Growth in Africa – Is it rising or falling? (Watch Video)

Rwanda is hosting the World Economic Forum on Africa 2016 till 13 May 2016. This year’s event theme is Connecting Africa’s Resources through Digital Transformation. The 26th World Economic Forum on Africa brings together  regional and global...

Tony Elumelu take on Africa’s Development

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Tony Elumelu take on Africa’s Development

It’s fitting to call Tony Elumelu a goodwill ambassador for Africa. It is a perfect complement for his role in getting Africa the best bargain on policy interventions from different countries outside the continent, particularly the United...

Tony Elumelu Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation announce Africa’s top achievers

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Tony Elumelu Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation announce Africa’s top achievers

The Rockefeller Foundation and the Tony Elumelu Foundation have announced the winners of the Africa Impact Economy Innovations Fund (IEIF). Launched in April 2013 at the Africa Impact Investing Forum supported by the Rockefeller Foundation and the...

Heirs Holdings invests in US start-up Planet Labs

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Heirs Holdings invests in US start-up Planet Labs

Heirs Holdings, the pan-African proprietary investment company founded by Tony O Elumelu, has announced its investment in US start-up Planet Labs innovative satellite manufacturing technology. Heirs Holdings is the only African investor in the project, which is...

Phillips Oduoza

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Phillips Oduoza

Phillips Oduoza, born in Nigeria, is the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Group Chief Executive Officer. Oduoza has a 1st Class BSc Honours Degree in Civil Engineering and an MBA in Finance, both from the University of...

Africa needs marshall plan to tackle employment challenges

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Africa needs marshall plan to tackle employment challenges

Tony Elumelu, the entrepreneur, philanthropist and chairman of Heirs Holdings Limited, a pan-African investment company, argues that Africa must do more to tackle the threat of unemployment, which risks derailing Africa’s economic growth, in an article published...

UBA appoints new Chairman for growth in Africa

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

UBA appoints new Chairman for growth in Africa

United Bank for Africa (UBA), the pan-African financial services group in which investment company Heirs Holdings, has a strategic interest, has announced the appointment of a new board chairman, Ambassador Joe Keshi. The appointment of Ambassador Keshi,...

Transcorp shows strong growth on the Nigerian Stock Exchange

Monday, December 9th, 2013

Transcorp shows strong growth on the Nigerian Stock Exchange

Heirs Holdings, the pan-African proprietary investment company with interests in key economic sectors, has again demonstrated its transformational ability over ailing businesses as one of its major investments, Transnational Corporation of Nigeria plc (Transcorp), presented its laudable...

Page 1 of 2 1 2