Nestlé launches Sub-Saharan Africa Innovation Challenge in Nigeria


From L-R: Franck-Philippe N’Dia, Technical Competence Unit Lead, Nestlé R&D Abidjan, Céline Worth, R&D Program Manager, Affordable Nutrition, Nestec Switzerland, Laissa Mouen, Co-Founder and CEO, Kinaya Ventures, Joëlle Abega-Oyouomi, Head of Nestlé R&D Abidjan and Honorine Koffi, Communications Manager, Nestlé R&D Abidjan at the launch of Nestlé R&D Innovation Challenge in Lagos on Wednesday, 29/05/2019

By Peter Ejiofor

Nestlé’s Research and Development (R&D) Innovation Challenge has launched its Sub-Saharan Africa challenge in Lagos, Nigeria after it kicked off earlier in the week in Ghana.

The company said at the launch of the challenge that it was part of the company’s efforts to contribute to the local innovation ecosystem.

“It is expected that the challenge will help to boost local entrepreneurship, as well as provide a platform for start-ups, researchers and developers to contribute to local sustainable growth by bringing breakthrough ideas to the…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria