Jago milk fetes kids
A leading firm in the dairy products sector, Sosaco Nigeria Limited, makers of Jago range of milk products, recently partnered the Lagos State Ministry of Home Affairs and Culture to fete kids in the state. The celebration, which was in commemoration of Nigeria’s 56th Independence anniversary, held at Nigerian Police College parade ground in Lagos, is in line with the company’s corporate social responsibility thrust and a demonstration of its love to Nigerian consumers.
Apart from the financial support to the Ministry of Home Affairs and Culture towards a successful hosting of the event and the presentation of cash prizes of N150,000, N100,000 and N75,000 to the top three schools in the march pass competition, Jago Milk also feted over 10,000 pupils at the event through product sampling and giveaways.
While speaking on the partnership, Chairman of Sosaco Nigeria Limited, Mr. Francis Ogboro, stated that the partnership was the brand’s way of appreciating the acceptance and patronage that it enjoys from consumers.
He said, “For our company, Sosaco Nigeria Limited, the partnership with the Lagos State government marks the beginning of an enduring, long-lasting relationship. The company will continue to support government’s activities not only through Jago Milk brands but also through other brands on our stable”.
Ogboro further elaborated that the partnership was one of the many plans of the company to continue to support the effort of the government, especially in the areas of educating young Nigerians, which the company believes were the future of the nation.
In his remarks, the Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Home Affairs and Culture, Mr. Senayon Adeola Hundeyin, commended the diary company for its support of the event and also called on other corporate bodies to emulate the firm by supporting government’s activities and projects.