Nigerian business mogul Tony Elumelu has been conferred with the honorary distinction of Officer in order of Leopold of Kingdom of Belgium, country’s oldest and most important National honour.
Tony Elumelu who is full of appreciation for the honour done him is recognized for his contribution in catalysing entrepreneurs across Africa which has empowered a lot of young African Entrepreneurs.
Tony Elumelu made this award known to the world on his official Facebook account on Monday being 16th November, 2020.
His post reads: ” Last night, the Kingdom of Belgium conferred on me with the honorary distinction of Officer in the Order of Leopold, the country’s oldest and most important National Honour.
I am humbled by this recognition of the work The Tony Elumelu Foundation in catalysing entrepreneurs across Africa and will continue to drive the economic empowerment of our brilliant young #Africanentrepreneurs to propel development in Africa.
Thank you Belgische Monarchie Monarchie belge Belgian Monarchy Embassy of Belgium in Nigeria and as Belgium reflects on and resets her relationship with Africa, we look forward to further partnership”.