Mrs. Ore Famurewa, Company Affairs Director FrieslandCampina WAMCO, delivering the welcome deal with on the Peak 456 ‘Drink Transfer Be Sturdy’ Pre-school program launch in Lagos.
The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Oluranti Adebule has recommended Peak 456 Rising Up Milk and the Nutrition Society of Nigeria (NSN) for his or her continued effort in selling wholesome consuming and energetic life-style habits in kids and communities throughout the nation.
She acknowledged this on the media launch of the Peak 456 Drink Transfer Be Sturdy (DMBS) pre-school programme which held in Lagos on Thursday ninth August, 2018.
Talking on the occasion, Adebule who was represented by the Everlasting Secretary, Workplace of the Deputy Governor, Lagos State, Mrs. Yetunde Adefolahan Odejayi and the Everlasting Secretary, Ministry of Training, Lagos State, Mrs. Adebunmi Adekanye, acknowledged the significance of guaranteeing that kids imbibe wholesome consuming habits from an early age for a optimistic influence on their well-being.
“The way forward for our nation relies on the kids we elevate at this time. We have to guarantee our youngsters obtain the appropriate vitamin and training to safe the socio-economic and political well-being of our nation. Your intervention by means of this programme is a welcome improvement that can assist many houses, households and kids have entry to the dietary values and necessities for correct wholesome residing,” she stated.
In 2017, Nigeria’s main dairy firm, FrieslandCampina WAMCO piloted the Peak 456 DMBS Pre-Faculty Programme in partnership with the Nutrition Society of Nigeria (NSN) to advertise wholesome consuming and train amongst kids in Lagos aged 4 to 6 years previous. The outcomes of the pilot have been optimistic life-style adjustments in vitamin and train amongst academics, pupils and oldsters.
The partnership is according to the FrieslandCampina WAMCO international challenge tagged ‘Drink, Transfer Be Sturdy’ college programme that can have interaction and educate college kids on wholesome consuming and energetic residing.
This 12 months, in Nigeria, the initiative has scaled as much as embody seven extra places particularly Ogun, Ibadan, Benin, Enugu, Abuja, Kaduna and Kano, in addition to Lagos, specializing in “maintaining a healthy diet and staying energetic.”
Talking on the media briefing, the Company Affairs Director, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, Ore Famurewa, stated: “From childhood, we type our consuming and life-style habits and these habits have influence on us into maturity. It’s of utmost significance to inculcate in kids from their developmental years a wholesome life-style and habits by means of training and modelling.
“Faculties play an essential function in instructing kids the significance of ample vitamin and growing good consuming habits. An early begin of creating wholesome selections as kids, will make it simpler for them to maintain up these habits as adults,” Famurewa stated.
Specialised Nutrition Director, Zatur Hassim,additional emphasised the function of faculties within the improvement of wholesome kids. “Kids on the age of 4 to 6 years are influenced by academics virtually on daily basis throughout the college time period. Academics have to be outfitted with the appropriate data and instruments to teach their pupils on wholesome consuming and energetic life-style.
“The intention of establishing academics’ workshop by FrieslandCampina WAMCO in partnership with Nutrition Society of Nigeria is to empower pre-school academics with the appropriate data on baby vitamin,” Zatur stated.
Consistent with this, the corporate gave out Peak 456 DMBS toolkits to help academics of their lecture rooms. The academics have been outfitted with vitamin data to go on to their pupils. As well as, academics have been taught the ‘Peak 456 Train Strikes’ – a easy train routine synced to the Peak 456 music. To assist easy accessibility to data on wholesome consuming and energetic life-style ideas, the Peak 456 train routine is out there on the model’s Fb web page.
Additionally talking on the launch, the President of Nutrition Society of Nigeria (NSN), Dr. Bartholomew Brai, defined that vitamin particularly in younger kids not solely impacts their bodily well-being however their psychological improvement.
“Enough vitamin helps the psychological and bodily improvement of our youngsters. All of the 5 meals teams should be eaten on daily basis to ship an ample eating regimen to our youngsters. A generally forgotten meals group is dairy, but dairy incorporates key macro- and micro-nutrients that help your baby’s psychological and bodily improvement,” Brai stated.
He urged authorities in any respect ranges to prioritize vitamin by selling a wholesome consuming tradition amongst kids whereas additionally commending FrieslandCampina WAMCO for the laudable Peak 456 DMBS pre-school programme.
FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC recommends kids between the ages 4 to 6 years to drink at the very least a glass of Peak 456 Rising Up Milk a day to assist help their bodily and psychological improvement.
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Akon Imoh, Senior Model Supervisor, Specialised Nutrition FrieslandCampina WAMCO talking on the Peak456 ‘Drink Transfer Be Sturdy’ Pre-school program launch throughout eight states
Dr. Bartholomew Brai, Nationwide President, Nutrition Society of Nigeria talking on the Peak456 ‘Drink Transfer Be Sturdy’ Pre-school program launch throughout eight states.
Dance Na The Primary Factor Youngsters performing on the Peak 456 ‘Drink Transfer Be Sturdy’ Pre-school program launch in Lagos.
Mrs. Adebunmi Adekanye Everlasting Secretary, Ministry of Training; Mrs. Ore Famurewa, Company Affairs Director, FrieslandCampina WAMCO; Mrs. Yetunde Adefolahn Odejayi, Everlasting Secretary, Workplace of the Deputy Governor, Lagos State; Dr. Bartholomew Brai, Nationwide President, Nutrition Society of Nigeria; Mrs. Zatur Hassim, Specialised Nutrition Director, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, throughout the launch of the Peak456 ‘Drink Transfer Be Sturdy’ Sturdy’ Pre-school program throughout eight states.
Mrs. Zatur Hassim, Specialised Nutrition Director, FrieslandCampina WAMCO on the Peak 456 ‘Drink Transfer Be Sturdy’ Pre-school program launch in Lagos