The Executive Governor of Kaduna State Mallam Nasir El-Rufai yesterday lauds the Nigerian Breweries Plc for its outstanding tax performance of over 1.4billion naira annually.
Speaking at the Nigerian Breweries Stakeholders interactive Forum in Kaduna, the Governor who was represented by the Executive Director Revenue Operations Mr. Ango Liman said “the Nigerian Breweries has being up and doing in terms of Cooperate Social Responsibility in Kaduna State, the Governor believes in infrastructural development for the people of the State hence the population is also growing speedly and given the infrastructural deficit
” I will also Appeal to Nigerian Breweries to consider projects at other part of the State where your products are also consume aside the host communities” He said.
Also speaking the Corporate Affairs Adviser Mr. Kufre Ekanem maintained “we have enjoyed great support from you all and the Executive Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-rufai has been supporting us. We are the State’s highest revenue supporter. His commitment to the promotion of investment and economic growth in the state has remained the driving force of his actions since assuming office as Governor”
“In line with our philosophy of winning with Nigeria and a demonstration of our unwavering commitment to the developmental aspirations of the people of Kaduna State. Nigerian Breweries Plc has commissioned several projects under health care, bole holes, education, security, sports and Agriculture.”
On health responsiveness, the Commissioner for Health in Kaduna State Dr. Manya Dogo said Nigerian Breweries is the most responsible company in Kaduna and Nigeria by extension.
Dogo hailed the company for improving the health sector of the State.
Dogo also charge those agencies and communities who have benefited from Nigerian Breweries to always handle such with care sitting example of St. Gerald Hospital where Nigerian Breweries have invested over 70million as a result of good maintaince culture of the hospital”
Earlier, the Public Affairs Manager North Nigerian Breweries Plc Mr. Danjuma John-Ekele commended the good people of Kaduna State for their support in promoting the core values of the Company via purposeful partnership and patronage.
Ekele lauded the State Government under the leadership of Mallam Nasir El-Rufai for making the State Business friendly for economics prosperity.
According to him, “Nigerian Breweries has respect for instituted authorities and will continue to work in that direction for mutual understanding and growth”