News & Events

Below you will find a list of our latest news and events, as well as an archive of our press releases.

News & Events

Happy Democracy Day

As we transit into a new democratic regime, the Board of Directors, management, staff and stakeholders of NASCO Group join in celebrating with our compatriots in Nigeria and in the diaspora, for their unwavering commitment to the cause of democracy. We congratulate our President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, …

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Endorsement by the Nutrition Society of Nigeria (NSN)

NASCO Cornflakes has won an important endorsement by the Nutrition Society of Nigeria (NSN). This represents a milestone achievement as it is the first such endorsement by NSN on a cereal brand in the country. It further reinforces NASCO Cornflakes’ position as the premier brand in the country …

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100,000 Facebook Fans

NASCO Group is proud to have surpassed the 100,000 mark on its Facebook social media page! We are honoured to have so many supportive fans & followers, and look forward to many more wonderful times together.

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NIPSS Participants visit to NASCO Group

Participants of the Senior Executive Course at the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) paid a working visit to NASCO Group on 20 February 2013. They were welcomed at the grand Conference Room by the Chairman of NASCO, who expressed his sincere appreciation for the important and …

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Members of National Assembly visit to NASCO Group

Members of the House of Representative, Committee on Industry, paid a courtesy visit to the Management of NASCO Group on 25 June 2012. The Members of the Committee on Industry were in Plateau State on a working visit as part of their oversight duty to assess the industrial situation …

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Plateau State Government delegation visit to NASCO Group

A delegation of high-ranking officials from the Plateau State Government paid a sympathy visit to the Management of NASCO Group over the unfortunate fire incident that ravaged parts of its corporate headquarters on 1 June 2012. The delegation was headed by the Hon. Commissioner for Commerce & Industry, Ms. Helen …

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Catholic Bishops courtesy visit to NASCO Group

This year's edition of the annual conference of Catholic Bishops of Nigeria was held in Jos during the month of September 2008. As part of the programme, the Bishops undertook a courtesy visit to NASCO Group, where they were given a comprehensive tour of the various offices and production …

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Minister of State, Commerce & Industry, visit to NASCO Group

The Minister of State, Commerce & Industry, Ms. Josephine Tapgun paid a working visit to NASCO Group on 16 August 2010. The main purpose of the visit was to familiarize and acquaint herself with the operations and challenges that are faced by organizations in the manufacturing sector. The …

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National Institute of Policy & Strategic Studies (NIPSS) visit to NASCO Group

As part of the annual event at the National Institute of Policy & Strategic Studies (NIPSS), participants of the PSLC course were hosted by the Management of NASCO Group on 12 June 2008. The participants were first briefed on the historical background of the company, and subsequently taken on …

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International Conference on the De-Industrialization of Northern Nigeria

The Chairman of NASCO Group delivered a speech at the International Conference on the De-Industrialisation of Northern Nigeria, which was attended by a number of eminent national personalities. The address revealed the various strategies adopted by NASCO in its 45 years of operational existence. Additionally, a number of important …

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THISDAY Awards nominates NASCO for CSR Excellence

THISDAY Newspapers held an award ceremony in which companies with an outstanding record in the area of Corporate Social Responsibility were celebrated. The distinguished event was attended by international personalities such as the former French Prime Minister, Mr. Dominique de Villepin, and the Australian Prime Minister, Mr. John Howard. …

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Jos Annual Polo Tournament 2007

The 2007 edition of the Jos Annual Polo Tournament was held during the month of December. NASCO is proud to have been a constant supporter and co-sponsor of this prestigious event for more than three decades. At the conclusion of this year’s tournament, trophies were presented to the …

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Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry commends NASCO Group

Sequel to the national award bestowed upon NASCO Group, more tributes have poured in from key players in the industry. Notable among these is a letter from the President of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Dr. Herb Ademola Ajayi, of which excerpts have been reproduced as follows: …

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Capacity Building Workshop on Commercial Rice Production & Productivity

NASCO recently restored its Rice & Cereals Processing Company (RICECO), which has the capacity to absorb all the rice produced in Plateau State. NASCO’s Chairman delivered this news during a one-day Capacity Building Workshop on Commercial Rice Production & Productivity organized for the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria. …

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Presentation of ISO 9001:2000 Certificate to NASCO Group

The Federal Ministry of Commerce & Industry held a ceremony at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on March 2007, where the President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, presented a certificate of recognition to NASCO Group. This award was in honour of the industries and enterprises who have contributed to …

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NASCO Annual Distributors Award Ceremony

A very important aspect of our commitment to providing the quality life is our cherished relationship with our distributors, who are critical in facilitating the uninterrupted access of NASCO products to consumers nationwide. For almost four decades, NASCO has consistently organized an award ceremony to commemorate and reward our …

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