Tony Elumelu on KTN News: for Africa to Accelerate its Growth it must Invest in its Youth

Chairman, Heirs Holdings, Tony O. Elumelu was recently featured on Kenya Television Network’s (KTN) Trading Bell during the 2018 UBA Africa Tour.

While speaking with KTN News, he made a clarion call for Africa to invest in its youth to accelerate its growth. Elumelu further urged financial institutions to embrace the digital era as it heralds a new frontier for Africa.


Key highlights from the interview:

  • Africa is indeed rising. The growth of Africa is inclusive incorporating women and the youth.
  • Digital innovation in Africa can only make life easier and better.


Elumelu shared success tips with entrepreneurs:

  • Start small and scale up
  • Dream big but a dream is nothing if you do not execute it
  • The journey to entrepreneurship is long-term; a marathon. Today’s billionaires were not created overnight.



Originally published on KTN News


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