FMN Chairman Leads Plenary Session at the Second Edition Of the Kaduna Economic and Investment Summit
FEEDING THE NATION IN THE TIME OF RECESSION – MR PAUL GBEDEDO
The recession of Nigeria hit everybody unexpectedly. It was triggered in the last quarter of 2014 by the drastic crash in the price of crude oil. Nobody foresaw it. It was an afterthought when people started saying that it comes cyclically. If that was the case, then it would have been announced. I do not think that anybody saw it coming. At least, they would have announced it. Nobody saw that $110 which...
FMN COMMENCES THE BUILDING OF A VOCATIONAL CENTRE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS CHILDREN IN METHODIST PRIMARY SCHOOL APAPA
As part of her corporate social responsibility, FMN has started the construction of a vocational centre for special needs children in Methodist Primary School, Apapa. FMN has also committed itself to the provision of support staff for the successful running of the centre when the project is completed for at least the first year. The multimillion-naira vocational centre, which presents a calculated combin...
FMN produces first female graduate of African milling school
The development of human resources is a key focus of the FMN group. The company invests and continues to invest in a plethora of learning initiatives to build and sharpen employees’ skills and competence through training.   In one of these initiatives, Shidi Huzeinat Kehinde from FMN, has emerged the first female graduate of African Milling School. The African Milling School i...
Three Brands That You May Have Never Associated With FMN
FMN started operation with flour milling in the ports of Apapa. Through the agency of its Golden Penny Brand, the company has produced a plethora of iconic food products that have nourished the country from generations to generations for more than six decades. It is the flagship of FMN; there is little wonder it is the most popular brand. Many even view Golden Penny and FMN as synonyms that can be used inte...
THE MEMORIAL SERVICE OF GEORGE STAVROS COUMANTAROS THAT PAUSED THE BUSY CITY OF LAGOS FOR HOURS
For the city of Lagos, the 2nd December 2016 will be hard to forget. The board, management and staff of FMN; family members and friends of George Coumantaros and dignitaries and members of the general public gathered to celebrate the memorial service of GEORGE STAVROS COUMANTAROS, International Business Icon and Founding Father of FMN (Flour Mills of Nigeria) Plc.   The memorial service began at ...
EQUIPPING ONESELF IS THE KEY TO SUCCESS
Recent research  claims that there is a link between gender and organizational performances. While people argue and provide a myriad of reasons why one gender performs better than the other, one important factor to note is that diversity that is properly channelled will always improve general performance. For the FMN Group, diversity is beyond our business scope, it runs across everything we do This is ...
THE EXIT OF AN INDUSTRY ICON
The Chairman, Board of Directors and Management of Flour Mills of Nigeria PLC (FMN) have announced with deep regret, the death of the founding father of the Company and Chairman Emeritus, Mr. George Stavros Coumantaros. He passed on peacefully in his sleep on Monday, 17th October 2016, in Athens, Greece, at the age of 94. Mr. Coumantaros is a visionary and dynamic leader, who founded Flour Mills of Niger...
THE FMN COMMITMENT TO “MADE-IN-NIGERIA”
Since its incorporation in 1960, developing the capacity of local production has been a key focus of the FMN business operation in Nigeria. For more than five decades, the leading food and agro-allied business in Nigeria has invested billions of dollars in the Nation’s quest to produce high quality and affordable products from local raw materials. This is in order to boost self-sufficiency, diversify the ...
FMN 56TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
FMN held its 56th Annual General Meeting at Jasmine Hall, Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos on Thursday, 8th September, 2016. In spite of the strong economic headwinds and tough business environment, devaluation of the Naira and unrest in the North East, Flour Mills Group had an inspiring year wherein Group Revenue grew by 11% from its 2015 figures of #7.7 billion to #11.5 billion. Group Profi...
FMN DONATES N60M TO FOOD RESEARCH CENTER AT UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN
Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc (FMN) has donated the sum of N60million towards the setting up of Flour Mills Food Research Centre at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.   The Research Centre which is a partnership between FMN and the University of Ibadan as part of its corporate social responsibility thrust which has a strong focus on education, research and skills development, environmental sustainab...
More Than 1000 People In Apapa And Environs Benefit From FMN Caring For The Eye Initiative
In continuation of our dedication to healthcare, we organized a two-day Free Eye Screening exercise for people within the Apapa community and its environs. The program was carried out in collaboration with the Department of Ophthalmology, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). The screening which took place at Apapa Local Government Town Hall, recorded more than 1000 participants who were examined by hi...
Feeding the Nation