Chairman: Prince Julius Adeluyi, Former Federal Minister of Health & Chairman, MTN Foundation.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Osagie Ehanire, Honourable Minister, Federal Ministry of Health.
Special Guests include:
- Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Chairman, Nigeria Governors Forum.
- Barrister Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman, Presidential Task Force on COVID-19.
- Senator Chukwuka Utazi, Chairman, Senate Committee on Primary Healthcare and Communicable Disease.
- Hon. Kolade David Alabi, National President, Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON).
- Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, Head of the Civil Service of the Federation.
- Prof. Okey Oramah, President, Afreximbank.
- Mallam Mele Kyari, GMD, NNPC.
- Engr. Tony Attah, MD/CEO, Nigeria LNG Ltd.
- Mr. Uche Orji, MD/CEO, Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA).
Event held: Online. September 21st, 2020
Event held: Lagos. November 1st - 3rd, 2019
Event held: Owerri, Imo. October 10th, 2019
Event held: Yenagoa, Bayelsa. September 20th, 2019
The 2018 Emzor 14th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner held on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at the Landmark Centre, Oniru, Lagos and at the occasion, the NESH 100 Honors and Ndigbo & Entrepreneurship Honors was presented to Chief Mrs Stella Okoli, OON, Founder, Emzor Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd by Chief John Odeyemi and Igwe Prof Laz Ekwueme respectively, on behalf of NESH. Many eminent personalities including Dame Pauline Tallen, former Deputy Governor of Plateau State; Mr. Ernest Ebi, Chairman Fidelity Bank Plc; Phillips Oduoza, Chairman, Nova Merchant Bank and Dr Cosmas Maduka attended the Thanksgiving Dinner.
Event held: Landmark Centre, Oniru, Lagos . 13th December, 2018
Event held: Lagos. August 20th, 2019
Event held: December 12th, 2018
Event held: Abuja. December 2nd, 2018
Event held: Abuja. November 29th - 30th, 2018
Event held: Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island, Lagos. November 3rd, 2018
Event held: Ikoyi Club, Golf Course, Ikoyi, Lagos. November 2nd, 2018
Event held: Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. October 18th, 2018
Event held: Lagos. October 14th, 2018
Event held: Abuja. July 24th - 25th, 2018
The 2018 Afreximbank Annual Meetings and 25th Anniversary Celebrations held at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja, Nigeria from 11th July - 14th July, 2018. About 2,500 business, political and thought Leaders from more than 60 countries were in attendance and joined the Staff,Board and Shareholders in celebrating 25 years of financing and promoting intro and extra African trade. The President of the host country, H. E. Muhammad Buhari and the President of South Africa, H. E. Cyril Ramaphosa were amongst the high profile political leaders that participated in the Meetings and Celebrations.The Panel Sessions during the Meetings examined the Bank's pioneering role in promoting African Trade, and also discussed the future transformation of trade and economic development across the continent including the impact of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AFCFTA). A major highlight of the Meetings was the Signing Ceremony of the Afreximbank Syndicated Loans of $650 million to Dangote Group and $750 million to Bank of Industry, Nigeria.
Davido and the Sao Vincente Mindelo Carnival Troupe were in attendance at the Concert and Gala Dinner to spice up the Celebrations.
Event held: Transcorp Hilton, Abuja.. July 11th, 2018
Event held: Lagos. July 8th, 2018
Africa Finance Corporation(AFC) came into existence in 2007. It was set up by the Federal Government of Nigeria through the Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN) and its pioneer Chairman was the then Governor of CBN, Prof Chukwuma Soludo and the objective was for the AFC to become a key driver for private sector infrastructure investment across Africa. 10 years later, it was now time for stocktaking and planning for the future. AFC then took the decision to invite a group of private and public sector leaders to a Summit at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja, Nigeria from May 15 - May 16, 2017.
The Summit named AFC Live 2017 had the theme ‘Building Tomorrow’s Africa Today’and featured distinguished panelists who led high level discussions on how the infrastructural landscape of Africa can be transformed. It was also an opportunity to celebrate the 10th Year Anniversary of AFC. Eminent personalities that graced the occasion included the Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, H. E. Prof Yemi Osinbajo, H.E. Olusegun Obasanjo,former President of Nigeria, H.E. Thomas Boni Yaya, former President, Republic of Benin, Hon Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Finance, Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, Governor, CBN and Prof Chukwuma Soludo, Former Governor, CBN and the first Chairman of AFC.
Event held: Transcorp Hilton, Abuja. May 15th, 2018
Event held: Lagos. April 29th, 2018
The Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC) is an annual gathering of Entrepreneurs, investors , researchers, policy makers and other Start Up Champions who gather to identify new ways of of assisting founders start and scale new businesses around the globe. The 10th Anniversary held in Istanbul, Turkey from April 16 - 18, 2018 with more than 2,400 delegates from 171 countries in attendance. The President of the Republic of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan addressed the delegates at the inaugural ceremony of the Congress.
Also attending the inaugural ceremony was the Nigerian Entrepreneurs and the Ministerial delegation led by Hajia Aisha Abubakar, Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment. The Nigerian Delegation hosted a Reception party at the Congress which was attended by Jonathan Ortmans, President, Global Entrepreneurship Network, who are the organizers of the Congress. The Nigerian Delegation is planning for the GEC to come to Lagos.
Event held: Istanbul, Turkey. April 16th, 2018
Event held: Lagos. March 2nd, 2018
The NESH Evening with Dr. Okey Enelamah was designed to enable entrepreneurs to engage the Honourable Minister on the policy underpinnings for his Ministry in the 2017 budget and also share thoughts on their expectations. The interactive session was preceded by a cocktail and after the session, the entrepreneurs in attendance voted for the Nigerian Entrepreneur for the past decade out of a shortlist of 10 Leading Entrepreneurs. Mr. Aliko Dangote emerged as the winner of the Nigerian Entrepreneur.
Event held: Imax Theatre, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos. December 3rd, 2016