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Nigerian Breweries commissions upgraded Ota Brewery

Nigerian Breweries Plc, on Wednesday commissioned its upgraded Ota, Ogun State brewery plant, as it seeks to consolidate its leadership position in the industry.

The well-attended ceremony witnessed the unveiling of a new PET line, a Water Treatment plant and a Waste Water Treatment plant, among twenty-one other infrastructural upgrades.

The event was graced by the Governor of Ogun State, His Excellency, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, and former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, who was represented by Chief Abraham Idowu Akanle.

Star Lager adds FC Barcelona to its line-up of European football club partners

Star Lager, one of Nigeria’s leading beer brands from the stables of Nigerian Breweries Plc, has added Spanish football club FC Barcelona to its roster of European football club partners as it tries to deepen customer engagement in Nigeria among football lovers.

In a press briefing at Camp Nou, Barcelona, the beer brand announced the partnership, becoming the club’s “Official Beer Partner” or “Official Supporter” in Nigeria.

Record FX loss, inflation push down Nigerian Breweries profit for the year

Nigerian Breweries Plc, said on Monday that profit for its 2016 full financial year fell 25%, reflecting a tough macroeconomic environment in the country.

The maker of Star Lager and Gulder said that despite sales growth of 6.7%, a combined effect of rising inflation and the devaluation of the naira reduced the company’s net income by 25%. It noted that revenue grew to N341bn in 2016, up from N294bn in the preceding year.

Nigerian Breweries holds Annual distributors Award; promises trade partners sustained support despite challenges

Nigerian Breweries Plc, held its 2017 Edition of Distributors and Trade Partners Award last Friday at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.

The award ceremony which is an annual event honours distributors and key transporters of the brewing company who excelled in the course of their business partnerships in the last year.

Vendor files petition with AG against Nigerian Breweries

Nigerian Breweries Plc (NB) said on Tuesday that one of its former petroleum vendors has filed a petition with the Attorney General of the Federation against some members of its management.

In a released statement signed by NB’s Corporate Affairs Adviser, Kufre Ekanem, the company said that TMDK oil Traders, a vendor who had been under a three year contract to supply petroleum products to the company had filed a petition with the Attorney General of the Federation and the Minister of Justice.

NB fights back as law enforcement operatives search for syndicate behind fake Amstel Malta videos

Nigerian law enforcement agencies have begun a massive hunt for the people behind attempts to smear the image of Amstel Malta, a premium low sugar malt drink made by Nigerian Breweries Plc.

This follows a recent discovery of several attempts by unknown faces to damage the brand’s image by creating a video showing the presence of foreign object in the famous malt drink.

No fake Amstel Malta in the market – NB

Nigerian Breweries Plc, said on Thursday that a coordinated and well-funded syndicate is trying to run down its famous premium low sugar malt drink, Amstel Malta. For a few months now, the company has been trying to identify the source of a sustained campaign by a group of individuals to smear its premium malt brand.

In August 2016, Nigerian Breweries re-launched Amstel Malta in a new Credentials Campaign tagged “Why Add More”, which was meant to reinforce the brand’s positioning in the marketplace as the Premium Malt drink of choice, with an original formulation that contains Less Sugar and is enhanced with essential vitamins and minerals.

NSE lauds Nigerian Breweries for high corporate compliance

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has applauded Nigerian Breweries Plc for maintaining a high compliance of good corporate governance standards.

This was communicated by the Chief Executive Officer of the NSE, Mr. Oscar Onyema to the management of Nigerian Breweries on a recent visit by the company to the Stock Exchange. He also congratulated the brewing company on its 70th anniversary and for emerging the Most Compliant Listed Company for the year. Onyema said that Nigerian Breweries is a good corporate citizen who has shown good examples to other listed companies on the Exchange.

Fire breaks out at Nigerian Breweries headquarters in Iganmu, Lagos

An early morning fire on Christmas Day has engulfed the headquarters of Nigerian Breweries Plc in the Iganmu area of Lagos.

The Lagos State fire service is said to have arrived at the scene to contain the inferno.

According to officials of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), the fire started around 5:30AM on Sunday.

Nigerian Breweries donates library to Lagos School

Nigerian Breweries Plc (NB) has donated a fully built and furnished school library to Randle Avenue Primary School, in Surulere Local Government Area of Lagos State.

The brewer partnered with the Rotary Club of Lagos in fully equipping the library and sanitary facility at the school.