Press Releases

Elumelu Calls For An End To Energy Poverty

June 30, 2015
Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, 30 June 2015 — “Providing access to electricity for schools, hospitals, businesses and industries is the single most impactful intervention that can be made to transform the continent.

Transcorp Ughelli Power Releases 2014 Annual Report, Holds 2nd Annual General Meeting

June 18, 2015
Lagos, Nigeria, 16 June 2015 — Transcorp Ughelli Power Limited (TUPL), the power generation and investment subsidiary of Nigerian conglomerate Transcorp Plc, today released its 2014 Annual Report and held its 2nd Annual General Meeting of shareholders.

Elumelu encourages Nigerian youths to cultivate an attitude of learning and entrepreneurship

June 9, 2015
Leading Nigerian businessman and philanthropist Tony O. Elumelu, Chairman, Heirs Holdings, has encouraged Nigerian youths to secure their future by cultivating an attitude of learning, collaboration and entrepreneurship.

New Agenda for African Private Sector as Tony Elumelu Rallies Support in Oxford, Paris and New York

May 25, 2015
Oxford, United Kingdom -  African businessman and philanthropist Tony Elumelu has called on business leaders to make decisions that will increase economic and social wealth, and promote development in the communities and nations in which they operate.

Press Release: Tony Elumelu Foundation and UN Economic Commission for Africa collaborate on data revolution for Africa

May 19, 2015
Lagos, Nigeria and Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Tony Elumelu Foundation and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa concluded a three-day working session to create a roadmap on how to implement an ambitious plan to initiate a “data revolution” across Africa.

Tony Elumelu Joins President Obama At The White House To Champion An Entrepreneur-Led Development Model For Africa

May 13, 2015
Washington, DC – African businessman and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu has proposed a new entrepreneur-led development model for Africa at two high profile events in Washington DC.
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Tony Elumelu to Speak as President Obama Celebrates Emerging Global Entrepreneurs

May 8, 2015
Lagos, Nigeria, 07 May 2015 — African business leader and philanthropist Tony O. Elumelu,CON will speak at a White House event hosted by U.S. 

Transcorp holds 9th AGM, announces dividends

May 8, 2015
Lagos, Nigeria, 08 May 2015 — Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp) held its Ninth Annual General Meeting at the Congress Hall of the Transcorp Hilton Abuja.
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Transcorp Agribusiness arm to begin farming in Benue state

April 25, 2015
Lagos, Nigeria, 22 April 2015 — Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp) announced today that agribusiness subsidiary Teragro Commodities Limited has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Benue State government to lease land to establish citrus farms in Ushongo, Benue.
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United Capital Plc Reports First Quarter PBT Growth by 44%

April 17, 2015
Emmanuel Nnorom (Board Member), Oluwatoyin Sanni (Group CEO) and Chika Mordi (Chairman) at the United Capital Plc Annual General Meeting in Lagos on Thursday.