Nestle Nigeria Plc, makers of Golden Morn, a cereal made from maize and soya has just unveiled a new ad on the back of the brand’s packaging featuring three sets of photos of farmers who grow the maize and soya used in making the product.
The company said it is part of its creating shared value to celebrate the farmers whose labour of love brings Golden Morn to families across Nigeria. Golden Morn was introduced in Nigeria more than 24 years ago.
The company noted that part of creating shared value is supporting farmers by making sure food is available to their families and they have all training they need to run profitable farms.
“For every pack of Golden Morn you buy, you leave smiles on the faces of the Golden Morn farmers and their families,” the company said. Watch the videos below and listen to their farming success stories.
Meanwhile, the company has announced the appointment of Mr. Jagdish Kumar Singla to the position of Finance & Control Director effective 1 January 2018.
Mr. Singla will be taking over from Mr. Syed Saiful Islam, the current Finance & Control Director who is being transferred to Nestle Pakistan with effect from 1 January 2018.
Mr. Singla who has been the Country Controller of Nestle Sri Lanka since 2014 joined Nestle India in 1990 and served in various roles at the company’s Moga Factory and in Management Accounting at Nestle’s Head Office in Switzerland. He also worked as Nestle’s Factory Controller in Shuangcheng, China from 1997 and later as Business Controller for Nestle Milks and Nutrition for Greater China Region.
In 2004, he returned to the Moga Factory in India and in 2008, was appointed the Head of Internal Audit where he played a crucial role in preserving internal control and transforming audit control processes.