Prices of soft drinks rise amid FX woes, inflationary pressure

Prices of soft drinks are on the rise as the industry continues to grapple with the fallout from macroeconomic headwinds induced by the drop in oil price. Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC), the More »

How brewers are selling beer with folklore

As Nigeria’s recession deepens and consumers pockets are squeezed, majority of those still drinking have shifted their beer preferences to value or low cost brands. Nigerian Breweries Plc, the country’s leading brewer More »

Category Archives: CSR

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, ATP mark Independence Celebration with Nutrition Awareness Programme

As part of its community service that marks Nigeria’s 58th Independence celebration, Nigeria’s leading dairy company, FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC partnered with Ask the Paediatricians (ATP) Foundation to deliver nutrition assessment and support for over 5,000 children and their parents across Lagos, Kwara, Abuja and Abeokuta – on September 29 and October 1, 2018.

Nigerian Breweries donates block of classrooms in Delta State

Nigerian Breweries Plc has donated a six-classroom block, library and conveniences to Mastercare International School, Asaba, through its Felix Ohiwerei Educational Trust Fund, in honour of the 2017 Maltina Teacher of the Year, Mr. Felix Ariguzo, who teaches at the school.

Outstanding journalists get rewarded at Nigerian Breweries 10th Golden Pen Awards

Outstanding journalism and media excellence were rewarded and celebrated last weekend at the Nigerian Breweries Golden Pen Awards held in Lagos

The award, which is in its 10th year, is geared towards promoting professionalism and objective reportage of events in Nigeria. It is also meant to reward journalists who abide by the fine ethics of their profession.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Gives cash Awards to Young Scientists at 48th Nutrition Confab

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, makers of Peak and Three Crowns milk awarded cash prizes to eight young Nigerian nutritionists for their excellent scientific research presentations at the just concluded 48th Annual General Meeting & Scientific Conference of the Nutrition Society of Nigeria.

Weather, need for better planning forces postponement of second ‘Nigeria Beer Festival’

The Second edition of Nigeria Beer Festival billed to hold from September 25 to October I, 2018 has been shifted forward by one month and will now begin on October 25 to October 31, 2018.

Organisers of the event, On and One Events (001) Limited, explained that the postponement is to allow the rain to subside and guarantee a more conducive environment for participants during the festival.

Nigerian Breweries 10th Golden Pen Award set for Friday, 28th

Nigerian Breweries Plc, said that all plans have been concluded to hold the 10th edition of its Golden Pen Awards on Friday, 28th September, 2018.

According to the brewing company, the award which rewards creativity and excellence in the media profession will be held at the Civic Centre, Lagos and would be more rewarding than previous editions being that it is the 10th anniversary.

Speaking further on the programme, Nigerian Breweries’ Corporate Affairs Adviser, Kufe Ekanem, said that he was happy that the programme had impacted immensely on the Nigerian media in the discharge of their role towards nation building.

FrieslandCampina Donates Dairy Products to IDP Camp

Hein Schumacher, Global CEO, Royal FrieslandCampina, The Netherlands, has donated dairy products and education materials to internally displaced persons at the Durumi IDP Camp, Abuja.

Lagos to host 2nd ‘Nigeria Beer Festival’

Lagos State is set to host the second edition of the Nigeria Beer Festival, between September 25 to October 1, 2018.

The annual event is being organised in partnership with beer brewers in the country and their counterparts across the globe to create maximum excitement during the week-long fiesta. It will climax with the Independence Day Mega Concert to commemorate Nigeria’s independence.

Nigerian Breweries delivers block of classrooms, furniture, library, and books to Kano State Government

The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, has commended Nigerian Breweries Plc for its contribution to the education sector in Kano State, saying the brewing giant has made his job easier.

The Governor was speaking while receiving a block of eight classrooms, furniture, library and books at the Government Technical College, Gwale, donated by the brewing company.

Also speaking at the event, the Emir of Kano, His Royal Highness Muhammadu Sanusi II, in a goodwill message, said Nigerian Breweries has added value to Kano people through its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) platform, adding “Maltina is no doubt our pride in CSR and other corporate bodies in Kano State should follow suit.”

Coca-Cola Nigeria to host second edition of ‘Customer Appreciation Week’

Coca-Cola Nigeria Limited has announced it will host the second edition of its annual Customer Appreciation Golf Tournament as part of its global Customer Appreciation Week, to celebrate and acknowledge its loyal customers across Nigeria.

According to the beverage giant, the golf tournament will be held across three cities in Nigeria – Lagos, Ibadan and Abuja, and will be attended and contested by key stakeholders, distributors, customers and the media. There will be six winners emerging from the well contested 18 hole tournament for customers. The winners will get to travel on an all-expense paid trip to Mauritius to participate in the AfrAsia Mauritius Open Pro-Am Tournament in November.