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FrieslandCampina WAMCO Inspires 8 Young Researchers at 47th AGM and Scientific Conference of the Nutrition Society of Nigeria

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 47th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Conference of the Nutrition Society of Nigeria.

The awardees are all MSc & PhD students below age 35. They are Ifeoma Ezeh, Yetunde Ogundairo, Chukwuka Oluebube and Joy Amadi. Others are Michael Oderinde, Ebunoluwa Odeyinde, Chinenye Ekwueme and John Ebenezer.

Nutricima unveils Nunu Smart-Growth Formulation

Nutricima, the Food and Nutrition unit of PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc has launched Nunu Special Smart-Growth Formulation that promises to deliver 30% Recommended dietary Allowance (RDA) nutrition needed for a child’s healthy living and growth.

The company said that the new pack design for Nunu, which was also unveiled at the launch of the Smart-growth Campaign, compliments the richness and quality nutrients Nunu has been known for over the years.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO launches Peak 456, first growing-up milk for children

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, makers of Peak milk have introduced yet another brand to the market, called “Peak 456” and targeted at children between the ages of 4 to 6 years. The company calls it the ‘growing up milk’.

Speaking to the media on Wednesday in Victoria Island, Lagos, the Marketing Director of FrieslandCampina WAMCO, Tarang Gupta, said that “Peak 456” is one of the initiatives of the company in line with its mission to nourish Nigerians with quality dairy nutrition.

Promasidor unveils two new infant baby formulas at Breastfeeding Symposium

Promasidor Nigeria Limited, maker of Cowbell milk among other products has introduced two new infant milk formulas to the Nigerian market – Cowbell Tina 1 and Cowbell Tina 2.

The products were unveiled at a Breastfeeding symposium organized by the company and titled “The Nutrition Wisdom of Infant Feeding Choices”. The event was held at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Maltina gets endorsement from the Nutrition Society of Nigeria

Maltina, a malt drink from the stable of Nigerian Breweries Plc has received an endorsement from the Nutrition Society of Nigeria (NSN).

The Non-governmental Association said that it was giving the malt drink a stamp of quality because the product quality has been consistent for 39 years and the product is rich in nutrients, specifically calcium and vitamin A.