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Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme winners

Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme winners

Tony Elumelu Foundation has recently accepted applications for the 4th cycle of its entrepreneurship program and now the full list of winners is known. There are also many Nigerian businessmen on this list.

Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme winners

Who is Tony Elumelu?

He is a Nigerian economist, businessman and philanthropist. Tony Elumelu is also famous as Chairman of Heirs Holdings, the United Bank for Africa and Transnational Corporation of Nigeria and founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation.

This Foundation created a program for African young entrepreneurs. Tony Elumelu Foundation grants worth all efforts. The applicants get training, mentorship and seed capital investment of $5,000 for their business after a successful business plan completion.

Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme

READ ALSO: Tony Elumelu biography and business

List of winners from Nigeria

These are the successful Nigerian applicants according to Tony Elumelu Foundation entrepreneurship program.

  1. Abasi-Ubong Albert Attah, Commercial/Retail
  2. Abdulazeez Kayode Bamgbopa, ICT
  3. Abduljabbar Aminu, FMCG
  4. Abdulrahman Dahiru, Fashion
  5. Abdulrahman Usman Liman, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  6. Abdulwasiu Suleman, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  7. Abiodun Emmanuel Cooper, Media and Entertainment
  8. Abosede Felicia Akinlolu, Manufacturing
  9. Adanma Chinyere Otuonye, Consulting
  10. Adanna Celina Enyi, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  11. Adebola Omolade Amujo, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  12. Adejoke Oluseun Adeleke, Fashion
  13. Adekunle Pedro Abe, Energy/Power Generation
  14. Adeola Mayowa Adeleye, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  15. Adeolu Joseph Adekunle, ICT
  16. Agboola Abidemi Adeagbo, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  17. Ajoke Fisayo Hassan, Fashion
  18. Alimo Atuluku, Healthcare
  19. Amavyondi Bigman Danladi, Professional Services
  20. Amechi Henry Otutu, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  21. Amos Aziakpono Obi, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  22. Andrew Paul Abah, ICT
  23. Anietie Ime Ette, Education and Training
  24. Ayobami Karimot Oladipo, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  25. Bartholomew Felix Iyare, Energy/Power Generation
  26. Bilkisu Yusuf, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  27. Blessing Emmanuel, Manufacturing
  28. Blessing Ocheche Clement, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  29. Blessing Oghale Egboye, Waste Management
  30. Boaz Olorunjuwon Watti, Education and Training
  31. Bolaji Joshua Tojola, Waste Management
  32. Busola Adesola Omotunde, Education and Training
  33. Catherine Joseph-Eze, Manufacturing
  34. Charles Ezeh, Manufacturing
  35. Charles Nnamdi Emodi, Waste Management
  36. Chigozie Moses Anene, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  37. Chike Kennedy Obodoechina, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  38. Chima Clarence Obi, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  39. Chinonso Desmond Okafor, Tourism/Hospitality
  40. Christian Obi Ejinkeonye, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  41. Christiana Nwachukwu, Manufacturing
  42. Chukwuemeka Benjamin Nwaehie, Manufacturing
  43. Deborah Oyenusi, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  44. Deborah Chidera Ikechukwu, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  45. Desmond Osita Ikerionwu, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  46. Elijah Omigie, Haulage/ Logistics
  47. Elizabeth Bukola Johnson, Healthcare
  48. Emeka Michael Muokwue, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  49. Emmanuel Ephraim, Media and Entertainment
  50. Emmanuel Daniel Zam, Manufacturing
  51. Emmanuel Ogheneweghale Egbroko, Healthcare
  52. Emmanuela Obiageli Ezeme, Oil & Gas
  53. Emmauel Orinya Attah, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  54. Esther Adejoke Morakinyo, Education and Training
  55. Eunice Uchechi Nwokocha, Fashion
  56. Evans Oghoreye Iduoriyekemwen, ICT
  57. Everest Chidozie Zimako, ICT
  58. Felix Emeka Anyiam, Media and Entertainment
  59. Fidelia Iyoha, Waste Management
  60. Fopefolu Olutogun, Financial Services
  61. Fortune Chichenma Okparaolu, Education and Training
  62. Francisca Alozie, Education and Training
  63. Francisca Kanayo Chiedu, Education and Training
  64. Friday Benard Emojevwe, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  65. Funmilayo Oye Arikanki, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  66. Gabriel Ifechukwude Osu, Tourism/Hospitality
  67. Glory Chibuzor Ukaegbu, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  68. Hamim Muhammed Adama, Commercial/Retail
  69. Helen Ohuni Isiaka, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  70. Hyacinth Sunday Orji, Commercial/Retail Manufacturing
  71. Ibrahim Olamilekan Oredola, Education and Training
  72. Immaculata Iwu Ndidi, FMCG
  73. Isaac Babatunde Olayisade, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  74. Ishaq Amin Muhammed, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  75. John Oloruntoba Awoyemi, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  76. Joseph Abah Ali, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  77. Julianah Okafor, Fashion
  78. Julius Rotimi Adeolotu, Waste Management
  79. Kayode Babatunde Oni, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  80. Kefas Longshak, Transportation
  81. Leo Priye Patrick, Manufacturing
  82. Linda Uchechi Ajali, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  83. Lois Gambo, Tourism/Hospitality
  84. Lucky Eberechi Agbaroji, ICT
  85. Mary Daberechi Akeredolu, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  86. Mayokun Segun Oduoste, Education and Training
  87. Modupe Olayemi Nnebedum, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  88. Nathan Olumide Olaniyi, Manufacturing
  89. Nelly Atisaa Tule, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  90. Nicholas Ojonugwa Alifa, ICT
  91. Obafemi Oluwayomi Sanni, ICT
  92. Obeki C. Ifeoma, Tourism/Hospitality
  93. Obianuju Stella Ikeonyia, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  94. Ojonigwu Oyibo, ICT
  95. Olaoluwa Kenneth Aworinde, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  96. Ololade Adefolahan Bade-Daramola, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  97. Olusegun Clement Maleghemi, Financial Services
  98. Olusesan Wilson Ogundolie, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  99. Oluwatoyin Ehinmosan, Construction
  100. Oyenike Oladejo, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  101. Oyindamola Jester Fatunmbi, Commercial/Retail
  102. Paschal Chinedu Onuorah, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  103. Pius Titus Yilleng, Waste Management
  104. Precious Alozie, ICT
  105. Prosper Williams, Energy/Power Generation
  106. Richard Obinna Agbara, Manufacturing
  107. Rose Rose Agwu, Consulting
  108. Ruth Ejehiwase Okhiria, FMCG
  109. Stephen Oluwatobi Kayode, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  110. Sunday Adebola, Commercial/Retail
  111. Sunday Olalekan Somefun, Commercial/Retail
  112. Sylvanus Ilamoghena Inobeme, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  113. Taiwo Adeola Adelabu, Commercial/Retail
  114. Temitayo Esther Ilesanmi, Tourism/Hospitality
  115. Terfa Henry Dekaa, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  116. Thomas Ikechukwu Odo, Media and Entertainment
  117. Tindiga Emmanuel Aondover, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  118. Tobechukwu Arthur Udeogu, Waste Management
  119. Ubong Dominic Akpan, Agriculture (Agribusiness, Farming)
  120. Uche Augustina Nzekwe, Education and Training
  121. Ujunwa Ojemeni, Education and Training
  122. Ukaegbu Uko Ogwo, Energy/Power Generation
  123. Victor Donatus Akpan, Media and Entertainment
  124. Victor Mafo Egilla, ICT
  125. Victor Nta Nta, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  126. Violet Oto-Orim, Agriculture (Agri-business, Farming)
  127. Yetunde Olatokunbo Boyejo, Fashion
  128. Yusuf Maisamari, Healthcare
  129. Zaynab Omoro Mahmud, Healthcare.
Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme winners

These winners are the best among other 150,000 applicants. According to TEEP they are the best African businessmen “with the most innovative, high-potential business ideas” and they deserve the grants for entrepreneurs.

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