African entrepreneurs key | ZBC News Online

The French President Emmanuel Macron says African entrepreneurs are key to the continent’s economic transformation and is committed to empowering these future leaders.

Mr Macron said this while addressing more than 2 000 African entrepreneurs in Lagos Nigeria this Wednesday at the Tony Elumelu Foundation business interactive session.

The youthful France leader underscored the need for African governments to support young entrepreneurs in order to develop their economies.

His sentiments were also echoed by the founder of Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony Elumelu, who called for the democratisation of many laws so as to empower the youth.

Meanwhile, the 4th annual Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum will be held in Lagos, Nigeria from 28-29 October 2018.

The forum provides a platform…

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