TEXT OF THE KEYNOTE ADDRESS DELIVERED BY MR. AHMED ‘TUNDE POPOOLA, FCA AT THE
10TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE MUSLIM LAWYERS’ ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (MULAN)
HELD AT THE LAGOS STATE OLD SECRETARIAT MOSQUE, GRA, IKEJA, LAGOS STATE ON FRIDAY
MAY 19, 2017.
Protocols and Introduction
As-Salam alaikun waharamatullah, wabarakatuh.
It gives me a great pleasure and a rare opportunity to be amongst you, my Muslim brothers and
sisters, learned practitioners of the legal profession. I will like to start by appreciating the entire
membership of the Muslim Lawyers’ Association of Nigeria (MULAN) for giving me the platform to
deliver the Keynote Address at this year’s Conference, thereby enabling me to share my thought
on a topical issue of our time
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Personal Development and Learning Programme
The Foundation’s fourth scholarship ceremony for the 2015/16 session was held on Saturday November 7, 2015 in the premises of Community High School, Sepeteri in Saki East Local Government Council of Oyo State. Unlike the last three editions, six scholars emerged this year; the sixth, Aminat Muritala, a student of Community High School Sepeteri, was sponsored by Alhaji and Alhaja J. B. Alli-Oluwafuyi. (more…)
On November 26, 2015, over 300 final year medical students of the College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Idi-Araba, Lagos, Nigeria benefitted from Tomeb Foundation’s one-day empowerment programme with the theme: Achieving Goals: A Dignified Successful Future is Possible. The programme was supported by the giant oil company ExxonMobil, who sponsored the purchase and distribution of 300 copies of a book “The Personal Business Plan: A Blueprint for Running Your Life” authored by Stephen Bruyant Langer, to the participants. (more…)
AHMED ‘TUNDE POPOOLA, Founder, Tomeb Foundation for Youth Development and Sustainability and Member of Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM), Nigeria Team.
On Saturday March 15, 2014, Nigerians woke up to a bizarre. About 522,650 graduates assembled in major stadia across the country to write an employment test and go through physical fitness for recruitment into the elite cadre of the Nigerian Immigration Services. The candidates were all vying to fill about 4,556 vacancies in the Service, according to the newspaper sources quoting the Minister of Interior. If all the 4,556 slots were filled at the end of the exercise, less than one in a hundred applicants would have been employed. We do not know how many persons actually applied for the jobs. (more…)
BEING TEXT OF A PAPER DELIVERED BY AHMED ‘TUNDE POPOOLA, MANAGING DIRECTOR/CEO OF CRC CREDIT BUREAU AT THE 10th NASFAT YOUTH CONFERENCE, ON THURSDAY APRIL 10, 2014 AT THE NATIONAL MOSQUE AUDITORIUM, ABUJA, FCT.
As salam alaikun waharamotullah, wabarakatuh.
Our discussion today on the Nigerian economy is right on target as this has been the focus of national discourse in the last few days dwarfing even the on-going national conference. Hence this would not have come at a better time. On Sunday April 6, 2014, the Federal Government of Nigeria released the new rebased GDP which now put the Nigeria’s GDP at US$510 billion or about N80 trillion . (more…)
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND SELF-RELIANCE: BUILDING AN ENTREPRENEURIAL NIGERIAN ECONOMY
TEXT OF THE PAPER PRESENTED BY AHMED ‘TUNDE POPOOLA, , AS A LEAD SPEAKER AT THE 8TH WESTERN ZONAL DISTRICTS’ CONFERENCE OF THE INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS OF NIGERIA (ICAN) HELD ON FEBRUARY 17-20, 2014 AT THE LAGOS AIRPORT HOTEL, IKEJA, LAGOS STATE.
With the collapse of the last vestiges of the socialist economic system in 1991, virtually the whole world has embraced free enterprise economic system. Entrepreneurship is the cornerstone and at the heart of the free enterprise economy. (more…)
In June 2012, TOMEB Foundation commenced its scholarship scheme for brilliant indigent students in secondary schools in Nigeria with the maiden edition awarded to five students of from the three public secondary schools in Sepeteri, Oyo State, Nigeria. (more…)
Topic: LEADERSHIP, FOLLOWERSHIP AND WORKING AS A TEAM PRESENTATION AT THE 2012 KWARA STATE CONFERENCE OF NIM
Delivered By: AHMED ‘TUNDE POPOOLA, MNIM, FCA
MANAGING DIRECTOR/CEO, CRC CREDIT BUREAU &
FOUNDER, TOMEB FOUNDATION
Date: Thursday, August 30, 2012
This presentation will discuss three interrelated aspects of our live – leadership, followership and team performance.
Most times of our life, we are: (more…)