Tony Elumelu addresses the UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, 9 April – On Wednesday, April 9, the UN General Assembly and Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) hosted the opening session of the 2014 Forum on Partnerships, entitled “The Role of Partnerships in the Implementation of the Post-2015 Development Agenda.” The event was attended by the UN Secretary General and the Presidents of the General Assembly and ECOSOC as well as all 193 representatives to the UN General Assembly.

Elumelu broadens oil and gas focus, expands into West African offshore services

Lagos, Nigeria, 28 August 2013 – Tony O Elumelu’s pan-African investment vehicle, Heirs Holdings, today announced a substantial investment in Seadrill Mobil Units (Nigeria) Limited, an affiliate of one of the world’s leading offshore deepwater drilling companies, Seadrill. Elumelu has been appointed as chairman of the Board of Seadrill Mobil Units.

Heirs Holdings $300m investment under Transcorp boosts US Power Africa initiative

Tony O Elumelu, CON, discusses Africa’s power sector transformation with US President Barack Obama during a tour of the Ubungo power plant near Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, July 2013.


The Tony Elumelu Foundation focuses on supporting entrepreneurs in Africa by enhancing the competitiveness of the private sector.


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