13th October, 2010
Chairman of Surulere Local Government Area of Lagos State, Dr. Rasaq Oyesegun Folami, hasÂ applauded Nigerian Breweries Plc, for its donation of 50 cartons of Star lager beer toÂ the local government as part of activities to commemorate Nigeriaâ€™s 50th IndependenceÂ anniversary.
Speaking while formally taking delivery of the gift, the chairman also commended theÂ special commemorative labels on the bottles, saying it gives the product a distinct look.
â€œWe are grateful to Nigerian Breweries Plc for choosing Surulere as one of the localÂ governments the company has considered for the donation. Nigerian Breweries is a veryÂ good corporate citizen of this local government and has been cooperative in terms ofÂ corporate social responsibility,â€ he noted, adding that the company is currentlyÂ rehabilitating one of the schools in the local government and â€œwe have a lot of areasÂ which we could partner with it in order to enhance the lives of our people.â€