The Chairman of Heirs Holdings; Mr. Tony Elumelu, will at the weekend engage with the academics, thought leaders and students in two of America’s prestigious universities; Harvard and Columbia on development strategies for Africa.
The African business leader, who is also Chairman of United Bank for Africa, will deliver a keynote address at the 2016 edition of the annual Harvard International Development Conference (HIDC) in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Saturday, April 2, 2016.
The conference with the theme: ‘Pathways to Progress,’ is organised by the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, to explore and evaluate cases of success in development.
Later that day, Elumelu will engage with Columbia University in New York and deliver another keynote address on connecting Africa through internal solutions for development. Read more