Osinbajo Lauds IB PLC’s Kickstart Initiative, says It’s Exemplary

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has lauded International Breweries Foundation, the social investment vehicle of International Breweries Plc, for awarding grants of over N73 million to 90 deserving young entrepreneurs through its Kickstart initiative.

The landmark award ceremony took place on Thursday, 28 November 2019, at the Edmark Centre in Lagos.

Nigerian entrepreneurship gets boost as International Breweries gives up to N3m grant each to 70 start-up

International Breweries Foundation has said it has earmarked 70 young promising Nigerian entrepreneurs to be awarded grants of up to N3 million each as seed money to help kickstart their entrepreneurial dreams. The grant, which is coming under the yearly International Breweries’ KickStart entrepreneurial initiative, will be disbursed to the beneficiaries at a formal award ceremony, this week in Lagos.

As Nigeria’s First Solar-Powered Brewery Clocks One

In October 2019, International Breweries Plc, a proud part of the world’s largest brewer, AB InBev, invited key stakeholders, the media, Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC), the Ogun State government, and the Nigeria Climate Innovation Centre (NCIC), on a factory tour of its Gateway Brewery in Ogun State, the biggest brewery in sub-Saharan Africa.


The People’s Hero TV show, an initiative of Hero Lager Beer, a brand of International Breweries Plc, , seeks to celebrate the richness and the beauty of the Igbo culture through singing, dancing, spoken word and acting. The show which is produced by MTV Base, the award-winning music and entertainment brand, has over the past eight weeks become more competitive with the contestants seeking to outdo one another for the star prize of N7million and the bragging right to be called ‘The People’s Hero’.

International Breweries Plc to train 300 youths on entrepreneurship


The 2019 edition of International Breweries Kickstart, the innovative youth entrepreneurship programme that empowers young people with the financial muscle, training and mentorship to implement different entrepreneurial ventures, has progressed to the next phase known as the Boot Camp. The initiative received over 17, 000 applications across the Country. 

Budweiser Lights Up The 2018 FIFA World Cup

Imagine a future when smart connected packaging interacts with consumers and shoppers to create brand experiences that build equity and serve as the foundation for
integrated marketing campaigns.

Under the leadership of Anheuser-Busch InBev’s Global Director of Innovation
Keenan Thompson and Budweiser’s Global Director Chris Perkins, we got a glimpse of this future with the Budweiser Light Up Cups at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.


It’s More Than What’s In The Glass

Our partnerships, with breweries and the brewers behind them, play an indispensable role in our business. That’s because relationships are key to how we do things and it’s with this collaboration that we’re able to have access to constant and exciting innovation. We are proud to have over 500 brands in our portfolio offering the best possible beer, with different styles to suit any person or occasion.