Manufacturers to protect workers against COVID -19

THE Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo on Monday said measures were being put in place to protect and promote the health and safety of industrial and related workers. Adebayo said this during a briefing with the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) on protective measures to prevent and mitigate the impact of covid-19 (coronavirus) […]

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UPDATED: Taking Action to Beat Plastic Pollution on World Environmental Day

  Five out of seven Nestlé factories in Central & West Africa Region have zero waste to landfill. We have also started initiates to recycle Maggi wrappers.     NESTLÉ has set the bold global ambition of making 100% of our packaging either recyclable or re-usable by 2025, as part of its pledge to play […]

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Saving 38 Nigerian non-oil export companies from imminent death  

    “One of the reasons the EEG became instant success was that the government of the then President Obasanjo made payment of grant through Negotiable Duty Credit Certificates (NDCCs) to conform with WTO international best practice. ”     By Olufemi Boyede One of the sad realities of Nigeria’s economy today is that it […]

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Stanbic IBTC’s Corporate Social Investment strides across Education and Health Sector in Nigeria

    “Giving back to the society is part of our DNA at Stanbic IBTC and we are happy doing that”   IN furtherance of its avowed commitment to enrich lives in various Nigerian communities, Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, has continued to raise the Corporate Social Investment (CSI) bar […]

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Our business as a force for good: Working together to end deforestation – Nestlé  

  Forests are essential for the health of our planet: they help stabilize the climate, regulate ecosystems and host significant biodiversity. Nestlé is dependent on healthy forests to ensure a sustainable supply of resources. The ongoing loss of forests, particularly in the biodiversity-rich tropical zone, demands urgent action. Committed to having deforestation-free products. Over the past […]

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Innocent Victims of Nigeria Land Borders Closure

  In summary The Federal Government on Monday, October 14, announced a total ban on the import and export of goods at the land borders nationwide as part of an ongoing joint border operation, tagged: “Exercise Swift Response”. The operation began on August 20, involving Customs and immigration with support from Army and other security agencies. […]

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Iron Deficiency Undermines the Lives of Millions in Africa – Isn’t it time we do more to end it?

        By Rémy Ejel, Market Head for Nestlé CWAR Ltd. Iron, a key nutrient to develop children’s brains and help adults live productive lives, is acutely lacking in people’s diets There is an African proverb that says: “Your food is supposed to be your medicine and your medicine is supposed to be […]

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