Four awards were won over the weekend by Nigerian Breweries Plc at a glamorous award ceremony held in Lagos.
Nigerian Breweries, a leading brewing company in Nigeria, was rewarded for its tireless Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, activities in the country.
At the 2014 edition of the annual Social Enterprise Report and Awards, SERA, Nigerian Breweries was voted as the Most Active Company in CSR Activities of the Year.
The reputable company was also announced as the Best Company in Infrastructure, Best Company in Supply Chain of the Year, CSR Practitioner of the Year and the overall Most Active Company in CSR Activities of the Year, thereby making Nigerian Breweries the most socially responsible corporate citizen in Nigeria at the moment.
Receiving the awards on behalf of the company, the Corporate Affairs Adviser of Nigerian Breweries Plc, Kufre Ekanem, expressed the company’s joy in being voted as the socially responsible company in Nigeria by the very critical Nigerian citizenry.
In his words, “We are delighted to receive this award in recognition of our humble effort in putting something back to a society we are so proud of. More importantly, we are humbled to have been voted the most socially responsible corporate citizen by the very articulate and critical citizens of this great country. This is a worthy recognition and an incentive to encourage us to do more.”
“Nigerian Breweries will continue to pursue innovative social programmes aimed at lifting the society and enhancing the living standards of the citizenry,” the Managing Director of the brewing giant promised.