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Business News of Friday, 24 December 2021


Fan Milk Danone commissions new state-of-the-art product line in Ibadan

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Fan Milk Plc, makers of well-loved ice cream brands including Fan Ice and Go Slo, today unveiled its newly completed state-of-the-art frozen dairy product line in Ibadan, Oyo State.

Fan Milk Plc is part of the Danone group, a world leading food company (# 1 globally in fresh dairy products). This new product line is proof of Fan Milk Danone’s commitment to propelling socio-economic growth and investment in Nigeria.

The event, which marked the Diamond Jubilee (60th) celebration of Fan Milk’s years of operations in Nigeria was graced by His Excellency, Engr Seyi Makinde, Governor of Oyo State. He was ably represented by the Chief of Staff, Hon. Segun Ogunwuyi, who said, “Ibadan city has been home to Fan Milk Plc since the 1960s, when it was only a recombination plant, a distribution centre and less than 30 employees.

It has now developed into an international brand impacting the Nigerian population and other countries on the continent as part of the Danone Company. We remain committed to supporting businesses, creating the right environment, providing adequate infrastructure and security. We assure Fan Milk Danone of our unwavering commitment to its business growth.”

Special guests of honor that graced the commissioning event included Hon. Olawale Abdul-Mojeed Mogbonjubola, Deputy Chief of Staff; Hon. Adeniyi Olabode Adebisi, Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development; Hon. Seun Fakorede, Commissioner for Youth and Sports; Barr. Olasunkanmi Olaleye, Commissioner for Trade, Industry, Investment and Cooperatives; Dr Wasiu Olatunbosun, Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism; and Mr. Jide Ajani, Special Adviser Media to the Governor.