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Eric Umeofia

27 Nov 2018
As part of efforts towards repositioning Nigeria in the world map of industrialization and strengthening their leading position...
28 Mar 2017
Nigeria’s hard-currency shortage is forcing companies to get creative in their hunt for dollars. For many, including Dangote Cement Plc, that’s meant a bigger focus on exports. The continent’s largest producer of the building material has about 1,500 trucks hauling cement across the border to Benin, Ghana and Chad to access hard currency, Chief Executive…
4 Nov 2016
The President/CEO of Erisco Foods Limited, Chief Eric Umeofia, who addressed a press conference in their factory in Lagos, said the company had concluded plans to relocate the tomato processing plant to China
14 Oct 2016
The Agricultural Products and Equipment Manufacturers in Nigeria (APEMAN) has advocated for government support for indigenous manufacturers to enable the country get out of its present economic challenges.
19 Aug 2016
A lot has been written about Nigeria’s inability to attain self-sufficiency in tomato paste production in the nearest future. Some of the writings have been laced with outright falsehood to hoodwink Nigerians into believing that it is impossible in the meantime to produce tomato paste locally; while some are sponsored by the cabal that are…
5 Aug 2016
Chief Eric Umeofia, the Chief Executive Officer of Erisco Foods Limited, is passionate about developing the Nigerian economy by investing in the production of high quality food products. The “Tomato King” spoke on the challenges ...
31 Jul 2016
Over 75 per cent of harvested tomatoes get wasted yearly in the country, basically due to lack of storage facilities; and limited means of making use of them industrially, resulting into acute shortage off season.
27 Jul 2016
Erisco Foods Limited, a member of Erisco Bonpet Group has stated that Nigeria will save over $1 billion with the utilization of its new tomato paste technology.


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The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has described the economic challenges facing the country as multi-faceted and called for a holistic and multi-pronged approach to resolving them.
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Ese Brume has won the women’s long jump event at the on-going Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England, claiming gold in a Games record 7.00 metres ahead of Australia’s Brooke Buschkuehl (6.95m). Ghana’s Deborah Acquah was third with a new personal best leap of 6.94m. Brume’s compatriot, Ruth Usoro, placed sixth with a jump of 6.56m.…
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Rebels killed 15 civilians and one army captain in recent attacks on villages in eastern DR Congo's Ituri province, a military officer said Sunday, raising an earlier reported death toll of 10.
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President Joe Biden on Sunday deplored the killings of four Muslim men in New Mexico, which police say may be linked.
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Erling Haaland scored twice on his Premier League debut as Manchester City opened their defence of the title with a 2-0 win at West Ham, while Manchester United was beaten 2-1 by Brighton