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FC WAMCO and Sahel Capital Partners Sign MOU on Collaboration to further Nigeria Dairy Development Programme

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC and Sahel Capital Partners & Advisory have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on Nigeria Dairy Development Programme (NDDP).

The Nigeria Dairy Development Programme is a processor-led dairy programme collaboration between FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC, Nigeria’s leading dairy company and Sahel Capital Partners & Advisory Limited. The programme aims to strengthen the Dairy Transformation Agenda of the Government by demonstrating proof-of-scale in Nigeria’s processor-led initiatives for dairy development as modelled by FrieslandCampina WAMCO’s Dairy Development Programme (DDP).

FrieslandCampina WAMCO inspires its female employees, marks International Womens Day

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC celebrated its female workforce to mark 2017 International Women’s Day.

The forum featured two leading women in Nigerian business who are inspiring young career ladies on their journey of discovering themselves and struggling to strike a work-life balance.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO receives National Productivity Merit Award

Nigeria’s foremost dairy nutrition company, FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC, has been conferred with the illustrious National Productivity Merit Award.

This recognition by the Federal Ministry of Labour was made during the National Productivity Order of Merit (NPOM) awards, which held at the conference hall, NICON Luxury Hotels, Abuja on 21st February, 2017.

Ben Langat appointed Managing Director FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC

Ben Langat has been appointed Managing Director of FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC with effect from 13 March 2017. He will report to Roel van Neerbos, Chief Operating Officer, Consumer Products Europe, Middle East and Africa, and he will be located in Lagos, Nigeria.

Until June 2016, Langat was the Managing Director of Nigerian Bottling Company Limited, Coca Cola Hellenic Bottling Company where he led major business transformation, route to market plan growing volumes and market share and delivered double digit growth despite economic challenges. He further expanded the business into new categories including the successful launch of Pulpy. He developed a strong talented team for the business over the period.

Fire guts condensed section of FrieslandCampina WAMCO factory

Fire broke out on Friday at the condensed factory premises of FrieslandCampina WAMCO in Ogba Industrial Estate, Ikeja, Lagos State.

However, the fire was quickly contained by the rapid response of the Lagos State Fire Service with support from FrieslandCampina WAMCO safety team and other nearby corporate entities.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO MD, Colaco takes up new assignment in China

The Managing Director, FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc, Rahul Colaco, has been appointed Executive Director of the Business Group Consumer Products China effective from 1 January 2017.

He will report to Roelof Joosten, Global CEO, Royal FrieslandCampina, The Netherlands, and he will be located in Shanghai, China.

Colaco will take over the responsibility for the Business Group Consumer Products China from Hein Schumacher, Chief Financial Officer, who is currently fulfilling the role on an interim basis.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO donates cartons of milk to children in IDP camps

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, makers of Peak Milk, Three Crowns Milk, Friso, among others has donated 5,000 cartons of peak milk to children trapped in Internally Displaced Persons camps (IDPs) through the ‘Get Involved’ Campaign set up by Nigeria’s First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Buhari.

Speaking at the presentation of the milk cartons to Mrs. Buhari, Corporate Affairs Director, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, Ore Famurewa, explained that the donation was aimed at improving the nutritional status of vulnerable children living in the IDP camps in Northeast Nigeria.

FC WAMCO to partner Benue State on School Feeding Programme

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, makers of Peak milk, Three Crowns milk and Frisco milk, among others is seeking to partner with the Benue State government on a Federal Government endorsed School Feeding Programme.

CBN allocates manufacturers $660m FX to ease pressure

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), said it has allocated 1,342 manufacturing and trading firms foreign exchange through its recent intervention.

The apex bank said it sold a total of $660m to the firms through FX forwards to their respective banks for onward sales to the firms.

Peak milk takes ‘PECADOMO’ campaign to neigbourhood markets across the country

peak-milk brand

Peak milk, the country’s premier milk brand from FreislandCampina WAMCO Plc is determined to enlighten Nigerians on other ways to consume milk.

Weeks after launching the “Peak Can Do More” (PECADOMO) awareness campaign, the brand is taking the crusade across the country but starting at eight major markets around the Lagos metropolis in South Western Nigeria.