The third annual Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum, was held in Lagos, Nigeria from 13-14 October 2017. TEF Entrepreneurship Forum is the most inclusive gathering of African entrepreneurs, where over 54 African countries represented will meet with business leaders, established entrepreneurs and policymakers to forge partnerships, share insights and fashion Africa-made solutions to accelerate the transformation of Africa.
The gathering was the culmination of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme, our Founder’s $100 million commitment to identifying, training, mentoring and empowering 10,000 African entrepreneurs over 10 years. The 2017 edition of Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum will feature interactive learning sessions between the African entrepreneurs on one hand and thought leaders, investors and veteran entrepreneurs on the other. It was a gathering of the entire African entrepreneurship ecosystem.
Various speakers took the stage over the two days including the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and Chairman Tony O Elumelu himself.
During the keynote address delivered by the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Prof Yemi Osinbajo made mention of the work that Track Your Build was honored to do during the August 14th land slide in Sierra Leone.
Watch the speech via the links below;