Nosak Farm Produce Limited, a subsidiary of the Nosak Group, was represented by the Quality Assurance Conformance Assessment (MANCAP) by the Niger Standards Organization (SON) for its Nosak Famili vegetable oil.
Speaking at the presentation in Festac, SON, Lagos State Office, Zone III coordinator, Ms. N.B. Ekwueme, representing the CEO of Osita Aboloma, said that the company received the award because its vegetable oil constantly meets the requirements of SON.
According to her, after a series of visits to the company, extensive analyzes from own, third and SON laboratories, it was found that the company's vegetable oil meets the requirements of NIS 230: 2000 and therefore was certified.
She noted that Nosak Famili vegetable oil is enriched enough with vitamin A, essential for vision, the immune system and overall good health. Ekwueme urged the company to continue to improve the quality of its vegetable oil, saying that it must also look inside for a local source of raw materials to reduce the demand for Forex and support the policy of reverse integration of the government.
Having received the award, Nosak managing director, Mr. Robert Ogiri, assured the DOM that the company will constantly maintain the best quality, besides helping to create the national economy. He said that the company recently purchased an additional 16,500 hectares of land in the state of Edo for the cultivation of oil palms in order to increase the local supply of raw materials to the refinery.