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CSR Corporate Social Resposibility news in Nigeria

Photos: ADSEMA Commends Red Star for relief materials to IDPs

Photos: ADSEMA Commends Red Star for relief materials to IDPs

Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (ADSEMA) has commended the Red Star Foundation, on behalf of the state government, for its relief materials and food stuffs donated to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Malkohi camp of the IDPs located about forty kilometers away from Yola the Adamawa State capital. The Foundation donated 30 bags of […]

​​Photos: Airtel builds multimillion naira apartment for fire victims

​​Photos: Airtel builds multimillion naira apartment for fire victims

Airtel Nigeria, has built and donated a multimillion naira, ultra-modern 2-bedroom apartment to victims of a devastating inferno, the Aina family, in fulfillment of its pledge to the beneficiary in the just concluded Airtel Touching Lives Season 3. The Aina family, which was one of the several grantees that appeared in the philanthropy series, had […]

Ogun: Total Nigeria partakes in world against malaria day

Ogun: Total Nigeria partakes in world against malaria day

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility, the Total Group in Nigeria (Total Nigeria Plc, Total Upstream Companies in Nigeria and its OML 130 partners NNPC/NAPIMS, CNOOC, Petrobras and Sapetro) partners with the government, non-governmental and other humanitarian bodies to fight malaria in Africa. The Group took its 2017 malaria intervention to Abeokuta, Ogun state […]

Airtel touching lives provides lifeline to family of seven

Airtel touching lives provides lifeline to family of seven

Airtel Nigeria has created awareness about ‘Cerebrovascular accident’ commonly known as ‘stroke’ through the latest episode of the ground-breaking CSR initiative dubbed Airtel Touching Lives. The latest episode of the ground-breaking CSR initiative which aired last weekend focused on the heart breaking story of a family whose means of survival was abruptly terminated after their benefactor suffered a […]

Airtel Nigeria premieres Touching Lives Season 3 in Lagos

Airtel Nigeria premieres Touching Lives Season 3 in Lagos

Airtel Nigeria, will hold an exclusive VVIP event on Saturday, 4 th of February, 2017, to premiere the third edition of its CSR initiative, Airtel Touching Lives. The premiere, which will hold at the Eko Hotel & Suites, will be attended by several dignitaries and will serve as a platform to promote the culture of giving, self-sacrifice, love and […]

CSR: Airtel, UAC feeds 5000 underprivileged Nigerians in yuletide

CSR: Airtel, UAC feeds 5000 underprivileged Nigerians in yuletide

In the spirit of the yuletide season, leading telecoms operator, Airtel Nigeria, has partnered with UAC Restaurants, owners of the Mr, Biggs brand, to feed 5,000 underprivileged Nigerians under its CSR initiative dubbed ‘Five Days of Love.’ As part of the programme, Airtel and Mr. Biggs did spread love, joy and happiness of the season to communities in […]

Nigerian Breweries donates furnished library to Randle school

Nigerian Breweries donates furnished library to Randle school

Nigerian Breweries Plc on Tuesday donated a fully furnished school library to Randle Avenue Primary School, in the Surulere Local Government Area of Lagos. While commissioning the project, Mr. Nicolaas Vervelde, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian Breweries Plc, who was represented by Mr. Kufre Ekanem, the Company’s Corporate Affairs Adviser, explained that the initiative […]

Airtel staff donate N4m, braille equipment to Zaria blind boy

Airtel staff donate N4m, braille equipment to Zaria blind boy

Airtel Nigeria staff recently came to the aid of Sadiq Usman, a four year old boy, whose eyes were removed by suspected ‘ritualists’ in Zaria, Kaduna State, earlier this year. A delegation of Airtel employees led by the Regional Operations Director, North Region, Wole Abu, visited Sadiq Usman on Thursday, December 1, 2016 in his home town […]

SERAs 2016: Nigerian Breweries named Best in Responsible Consumption

SERAs 2016: Nigerian Breweries named Best in Responsible Consumption

A leading brewing company, Nigerian Breweries Plc, was recently named the Best Company in Responsible Consumption and Production at the Social Enterprise Report and Awards 2016. The company clinched the honours at the 2016 edition of the critically acclaimed Nigeria CSR Awards – The Social Enterprise Report and Awards – SERA which held in Lagos recently. The […]

SERAs: Etisalat awarded Best Company in gender equality promotion

SERAs: Etisalat awarded Best Company in gender equality promotion

Etisalat, has yet again emerged winner of ‘Best Company in the Promotion of Gender Equality’ at the 2016 SERAs awards held in Lagos recently. Etisalat was awarded for its consistency in promoting gender equality and as Nigeria’s most innovative and youth-friendly telecommunications company. Etisalat beat other top corporate giants to win the category award for the consecutive […]

SERAs 2016: MultiChoice wins Most Improved Company award

SERAs 2016: MultiChoice wins Most Improved Company award

MultiChoice has been awarded the ‘Most Improved Company’ at the just concluded Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility Awards (SERAs) for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Lagos. This is in recognition of the company’s unwavering support and commitment to the growth of entrepreneurial enterprise, experiential quality education, entrenching quality standards in the film and media industries as […]

SERAs 2016: P&G wins best company in clean water & sanitation provision

SERAs 2016: P&G wins best company in clean water & sanitation provision

Procter and Gamble Nigeria (P&G), leading consumer goods manufacturing company and large social and economic investor in Nigeria, won the prestigious SERA (Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility) Award for ‘Best Company in Provision of Clean Water and Sanitation’. They were nominated in the category along with other global giants such as Guinness and Exxon Mobil. The […]

SERAs 2016: UBA wins best CSR company in West Africa (photos)

SERAs 2016: UBA wins best CSR company in West Africa (photos)

 The CSR arm of Pan African banking Group, UBA Foundation recently won the best CSR/Sustainability, West Africa Award at the 10thSERAs (Social Enterprise Report Awards) ceremony which held at the Muson Centre in Lagos Nigeria on Friday November 11, 2016. UBA Foundation, beat other nominees in its category, including; Lafarge, MTN, Nestoil, P&G, Exxon Mobil and Shell […]

NBC donates classroom block to Abuja Kuchingoro primary school

NBC donates classroom block to Abuja Kuchingoro primary school

Nigerian Bottling Company Limited (NBC) has built and handed over a 2-Classroom Block, fully furnished with desks, chairs and other classroom fittings to Kuchingoro Primary School, Abuja, as part of its corporate social responsibility thrust and community development initiatives. The handover ceremony which took place on November 8, 2016, within the school premises in Kuchingoro, Abuja, had in attendance, […]

President Khama, Donald Duke to grace SERAS CSR Awards, anniversary

President Khama, Donald Duke to grace SERAS CSR Awards, anniversary

The curtain finally falls on the 2016 edition of The SERAS CSR Awards Africa, which holds on 11th November at Shell Hall, MUSON Centre Onikan at 6pm. The SERAS, which is the prime platform on the African continent promoting corporate social responsibility and sustainability, marks it 10th anniversary with this edition. There are 27 awards […]

CSR: NBC donates school kits to Agidingbi primary school pupils

CSR: NBC donates school kits to Agidingbi primary school pupils

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives, Nigeria Bottling Company Limited (NBC) on Friday, October 21, 2016, donated ‘Back to School’ kits to pupils of Agidingbi Primary School, Ikeja, Lagos. The items given to each of the pupils include, school bags, exercise books, water bottles, pencils and crayons. Speaking at the presentation ceremony that held within the […]

CSR: Airtel unveils ‘Touching Lives’ season 3 for less privileged

CSR: Airtel unveils ‘Touching Lives’ season 3 for less privileged

Airtel Nigeria, has announced the Season 3 of its CSR intervention tagged Touching Lives, in line with its commitment to making sustainable impact on the lives of disadvantaged people and communities across Nigeria. At the unveiling of Season 3 of the life-changing social investment initiative Thursday September 15th 2016 at Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, Airtel’s […]

World Milk Day: Dano supports 2000 children at Edo IDP Camp

World Milk Day: Dano supports 2000 children at Edo IDP Camp

In commemoration of the World Milk Day 2016 held on June 1st globally, Arla Foods, makers of Dano Milk, has increased access to good nutrition by donating free cartons of Dano Milk worth millions of naira, to over 2,000 children at the Internally Displaced Persons Camp (IDP) in Uguagolor near Benin-City, Edo State. Speaking at the presentation ceremony […]

Photos: Indomie celebrates 2016 children’s day with over 100,000 kids

Photos: Indomie celebrates 2016 children’s day with over 100,000 kids

Dufil Prima Foods Plc, makers of Nigeria’s leading noodles brand, Indomie Instant Noodles, has once again proven its commitment to Nigerian children as it organised a fun-filled children’s party for over 100, 000 school children as part of activities to mark the 2016 children’s day celebration. One of this year’s celebrations held at the Apapa Amusement Park, Lagos […]

BJAN rewards Access Bank, First Bank, Nestle, others on CSR

BJAN rewards Access Bank, First Bank, Nestle, others on CSR

No fewer than ten corporate organisations were rewarded for their contributions in promoting Corporate Social Responsibility initiative in the country by the Brand Journalists Association of Nigeria, BJAN, during the association’s gala night organised at this year’s brands and marketing conference held in Ibadan, Oyo State capital. The companies were honoured in recognition of their […]

Etisalat, Union Bank, Multichoice support 2015 BJAN CSR Conference in Ibadan

Etisalat, Union Bank, Multichoice support 2015 BJAN CSR Conference in Ibadan

As part of effort to promote Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives in the country, one of Nigeria’s leading telecommunication giants, Etisalat Nigeria, a leading financial institution in the country, Union Bank and Multichoice Nigeria have shown their supports to this year’s Brand Journalists Association of Nigeria, BJAN, annual conference scheduled to hold between November 19 to […]

Indomie Awards 2015 produce 3 winners, gives N2.25m reward

Indomie Awards 2015 produce 3 winners, gives N2.25m reward

Three children who demonstrated outstanding courage and bravery have been adjudged winners of the 2015 Indomie Independence Day Awards for Heroes of Nigeria. The three winners; Abbas Naifarya Ibrahim 13, Innocent Yamawo 5 and Naja Nuhu 12 emerged first, second and third place respectively. The three winners carted home the sum of N1 million, 750,000 and 500, 000 respectively. […]

Heroes award: Indomie holds 8th Independence Day Award on Oct. 10

Heroes award: Indomie holds 8th Independence Day Award on Oct. 10

The 8th edition of the Indomie Independence Day Award for Heroes (IIDA) of Nigeria is scheduled to hold on Saturday October 10th, 2015 at the Marquee (External Ball Room) Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos from 4pm prompt. IIDA is the Corporate Social Responsibility initiative of Dufil Prima Foods Plc, makers of Nigeria’s No.1 noodles brand -Indomie Instant Noodles. […]

Airtel announces revolutionary CSR programme – Touching Lives

Airtel announces revolutionary CSR programme – Touching Lives

In a revolutionary move to realize its corporate vision of becoming the most loved brand in the daily lives of Nigerians as well as connect emotionally with telecoms consumers across the country, Airtel Nigeria, has announced a major CSR intervention, Airtel Touching Lives, to enrich Nigerians and provide succour to the under-privileged members of the society. According to the […]

Airtel Deepens CSR with Eye-screening Exercise in Adopted School

Airtel Deepens CSR with Eye-screening Exercise in Adopted School

In line with its Corporate Social Responsibility objectives, leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has taken another giant stride in its Adopt-a-School CSR initiative by conducting free Eye-Screening exercise for pupils and teachers of its adopted Primary School in Ogun State, Nigeria. Coming on the heels of similar exercises carried out recently at its adopted […]

Airtel Donates Borehole to Adopted School in Cross River, Pictures Below

Airtel Donates Borehole to Adopted School in Cross River, Pictures Below

Leading telecommunications service provider, Airtel Nigeria, has again demonstrated its commitment to primary educational development and the Upliftment of underprivileged children as it donates a borehole and other materials for learning to one of its adopted school, Presbyterian Primary School 2, Ediba, Abi Local Government Area, Cross Rivers State. The donation comes barely six months […]

IIDA 2013: Dufil Fetes 3 heroic Children with N2.25m Scholarship

In an effort to not only identify but also celebrate Nigerian children whose heroic acts impact lives in their immediate communities and beyond, Dufil Prima Foods Plc, makers of leading noodles brand, Indomie, weekend announced three lucky winners for this year’s renowned Indomie Independence Day Awards (IIDA) ceremony, and awarded them a total of N2.25 million […]