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Elumelu shines again, makes TIME’s 100 most influential people

One of Africa’s leading investors and philanthropists, Mr. Tony Elumelu, has been named among TIME Magazine’s 100 most influential people of 2020. Time 100 is an annual list of 100 most influential people in the world, assembled by the respected American news magazine, TIME. The list, now in its seventeenth year, recognises the activism, innovation, […]


Insurance: Elumelu, others apply for operational licence

Despite uncertainty in the economy, the Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA), Mr Tony Elumelu, and four other investors have applied for an operational licence to float insurance firms. A statement released by the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) yesterday confirmed the development. The commission listed the potential firms as Heir Insurance Limited (General); with Elumelu […]


COVID-19 scare: Reps Minority Leader,  Elumelu, urges members to go for tests 

  Philip Nyam, Abuja Following reports of COVID-19 infection among lawmakers, the Minority Leader in the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu (PDP-Delta State) on Wednesday made  public the results of the test conducted on him, his household and domestic staff which all tested negative. The Minority Leader therefore advised his colleagues and staff of […]