By Franklin Ocheneyi
“WITH 50 percent of our portfolio already fortified with micronutrients, the introduction of Golden Morn Puffs breakfast cereal is another step towards the fulfillment of our commitment to provide healthier, delicious food choices for all age groups, a journey we have been on for the past 57 years in Nigeria.”
This statement was made by Mr. Aboubacar Coulibaly, Category Manager, Dairy Nestlé Nigeria Plc, during the product presentation to media executives at a breakfast meeting in Lagos, yesterday.
“We are very happy to announce to you that the work we have been doing with local farmers for the past 7 years on capacity building and grain quality improvement is yielding results.
“94 percent of the agricultural raw materials for the product we have launched, Golden Morn Puffs were supplied by Nigerian farmers. GOLDEN MORN Puffs is proudly produced in Nigeria for Nigerians. It is fortified with vitamins and iron to contribute to the efforts to address micronutrient deficiency in the country. Micronutrient deficiency is the lack of essential vitamins and minerals required in small amounts by the body for proper growth and development,” he said.
He assured consumers that the company shall continue to invest in the development of nutrient-rich delicious food to fulfill its purpose, which is enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future.