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Tony Elumelu advances Africapitalism at the World Economic Forum

Tony O. Elumelu (right) with the Prime Minister of Sweden, Stefan Lofven (left) and Ethiopia's Prime Minister, Haile Mariam Desalegn
Tony O. Elumelu (right) with the Prime Minister of Sweden, Stefan Lofven (left) and Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Haile Mariam Desalegn
One of Africa’s most influential business leaders and Chairman, Heirs Holdings, United Bank for Africa and Transcorp Plc, Tony Onyemaechi Elumelu, was at this year’s World Economic Forum at Davos, Switzerland.
Elumelu, who is also the Founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation and creator of Africapitalism met different leaders at the Forum and used the platform to advance the concept of Africapitalism and talk about private/public partnerships, operationalising the Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs, agenda of the United Nations and energy for Africa.
A leading philanthropist, Elumelu’s Foundation has a highly acclaimed entrepreneurship programme that aims at challenging young people across the African continent to come up with brilliant business ideas that can be bankrolled by the Foundation.
Tony O. Elumelu (right) with the Prime Minister of Sweden, Stefan Lofven (left) and Ethiopia's Prime Minister, Haile Mariam Desalegn
Tony O. Elumelu (right) with the Prime Minister of Sweden, Stefan Lofven (left) and Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Haile Mariam Desalegn
Tony O. Elumelu (left) with Sahara Energy boss, Tony Cole (Right) and others
Tony O. Elumelu (left) with Sahara Energy boss, Tony Cole (Right) and others
Tony Elumelu (right) discussing with the United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon
Tony Elumelu (right) discussing with the United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon
Tony Elumelu (left) discussing with President Paul Kagame of Rwanda
Tony Elumelu (left) discussing with President Paul Kagame of Rwanda

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