Nigeria raises excise duties on wine, beer and spirits

Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari has confirmed an increase in excise duty on both tobacco and alcohol, as global beer giant ABInBev moves closer toward the opening of a $250 million brewery in the west African country.

Guinness launches new beer for Africa

Diageo's growing interest in the African market has led to the launch of Guinness Africa Special, a new beer made using a "blend of African extracts".

AB InBev boosts Nigeria with Budweiser and investment

Brewing giant AB InBev is boosting its Nigerian operation with a US$250 million new brewery and the launch of its leading brand, Budweiser, in the country.

Heineken to merge Nigerian breweries

Heineken is to merge its majority-owned Nigerian Breweries and Consolidated Breweries to "fully capitalise" on the future growth of Nigeria's beer and malt drinks market.

Nigeria’s pop at Europe

December 10th, 2012

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