Venerate Global Resources Limited is into healthy food products. The company graduate from TIC Enugu under the chairmanship of Mr. Ezenu Venatus Ezechukwu and is about to relocate outside the Centre. He is a beneficiary of the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria MSMES clinics in the Villa, Abuja in 2019.
TIC Enugu organized a capacity building programme on entrepreneurial skills and Talent Development. The programme attracted over 300 participants including representatives from the State Government.
Mrs Ngozi Nwagu of Clarke Pharmacy and Mr. Joseph & Mrs Mary of JoeMary both entrepreneurs from TIC Enugu won the 1st and 3rd Prize under “Technology Entrepreneurs” category during the 2018 Techno-Expo Enugu.
Messrs. Macben Pharmaceuticals (Nig) Limited, a TIC Enugu entrepreneur produced “Salvage A’, an immune booster and a tongue drop formulation that manages cancer, HIV and other viral infections. The drug was formulated by Dr. Ezeihu Chukwudinka – Doctor of Pharmacology. The product is undergoing clinical test in the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Enugu.
Joemary West Africa Industries Ltd
(a) Patented innovative product- wood preservative with fire retardant.
(b) Merger with Peace Petroleum Ltd bringing company net worth to ten (10) billion naira from net worth of five hundred thousand naira, the entrepreneur started with in incubation.
(c) One thousand workers employed in employment generated as a result of the merger from the eight workers he started with in incubation.
(d) Centre assisted in marketing the products of Entrepreneurs such as Presentation of Joemary industry W/A products to Federal ministry of works and housing, Federal Housing Authority, Deidei Building Materials International market, major markets in South East and South South, Kaduna State government through the Emir of ZaZau
El-Shaddai Food Nig Ltd
Status: Post Incubatee
(a) The Centre assisted El-Shaddai Foods in registration of his products with SON and obtaining MANCAP certificate.
(b) Sorghum flour product has many international certifications including USA food and drug administration and has taken him to many international exhibitions at the invitation of National Export Promotion Council (NEPC)
(c) Was invited by United States Embassy for USG Multi-Agency to brief members of the Nigerian Export Community on Agricultural and Food Export to the USA Requirements, Processes and Assistance.
(d) Won World Bank grant of 4million naira and machine worth 1.5 million naira granted from Federal government in Agricultural Transformation Programme.
(e) The Entrepreneur is the National Vice President of National Association of Sorghum Producers, Processors and Marketers Association of Nigeria (NASPPAM), a federal government initiative created under the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment.
Status: Non resident
(a) Well set up factory with laboratory, quarantine etc
(b) Technology and Innovation Expo 2019, price winner for best technology entrepreneur’s category with one million naira attached.
(c) Have products with international certifications.
Venerate Global Resources
Status: Post Incubatee
(a) Winner of one local government – one product programme grant of 4 million naira.
(b) Beneficiary of two-million-naira loan from Bank of Industry (BOI)
(c) Attended many international exhibitions in Ghana, Egypt etc at the invitation of National Export Promotion Council (NEPC).
Grand Paints and Chemical Nigeria Ltd.
Status: Post Incubatee.
(a) The Entrepreneur introduced two new products which are Metro bond and Screeding Paint.
(b) The Entrepreneur’s product is well distributed and in most markets within the country as he sells up to trailer loads of his product within two weeks.
Macben Pharmaceuticals (Nig) Limited
Status: Resident Entrepreneur
h Produced Salvage ‘A’, an immune booster and a tongue drop formulation that manages cancer, HIV and other viral infections. The drug was formulated by Dr. Ezeihu Chukwudinka – Doctor of Pharmacology. The product is undergoing clinical test in the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Enugu.
Uzonze Wonderful Root
(a) She has completed and entered her factory
(b) Many certified products that are well accepted in the markets.
(c) Attended many exhibition, workshops and seminars
Grants/Loan received by the entrepreneur in the Centre: The centre received an award of “Distinction for entrepreneurship promotion and development” from Coal City Business School. Also, two of our entrepreneurs have been awarded with grants, worth of four million naira from World Bank/United Nations and Enugu State SME Centre.