BAMA Mayonnaise, a leading mayonnaise brand from the portfolio of global culinary leaders, GBfoods has
reaffirmed its commitment to empowering young talents to achieve their full potential through its investment
in nutrition and education.
The third annual Adéwálé Students’ Conference and Inter-School STEM quiz competition took place on the
28th and 29th of September 2023 at the Ogun State NYSC Multipurpose Hall in Sagamu. It concluded in a
spectacular manner, bringing together over 1200 students, parents, and teachers. Additionally, an impressive
five-million-naira (₦5,000,000) worth of prizes were awarded to secondary school students from various
schools across Ogun State. The grand finale featured 48 qualified schools, each of which had successfully
navigated through a series of theory-based tests and rapid-fire quiz contests. In the end, Apt Scholars Universal
College, Ota, emerged as the victors of the Adewale STEM Contest 2023, marking their second consecutive
win. They took home the grand prize of ₦1,500,000.
The convener, Michael Adesanya, expressed his gratitude for the support shown to his vision of promoting
STEM education in Ogun State. “I set out with a mission to raise the next generation of talents for Africa’s
transformation. I believe strongly that science and technology are the bedrock of innovations that will
transform our continent in this fast-paced 21st century,” he said. “But how do we find our very best talent
without competition? Like the Olympics, the World Cup, and tennis Grand Slams, ASC is the platform for
revealing the peak of human abilities in education. We will produce talents that will inspire and change our
This year’s event witnessed the introduction of a stimulating Science & Innovation Debate Segment
sponsored by BAMA Mayonnaise. Bright Mgbemele, the Brand Manager for the Mayonnaise Category
GBFoods stated that “BAMA a name synonymous with premium quality mayonnaise in Nigeria, continues to
uphold its legacy. We have not only committed to elevating education and nutrition but have also taken a
steadfast approach to empower and invest in young talents, nurturing their potential, and paving the way for a
brighter future. This aligns seamlessly with GBfoods’ enduring dedication to local talent development and its
celebration. For us at GBFoods, our collaboration with ASC transcends a mere partnership; it symbolizes a
resolute commitment to the future of the next generation and the holistic development of Nigerians, Bright
GB Foods Nigeria is a leading FMCG company in Nigeria with global footprints present in both Europe and
Africa. With a portfolio of over 20 brands, our well-known brands in Nigeria include Gino Tomato Mix, Jumbo
Tomato Mix, Bama Mayonnaise, Jago Mayonnaise, Gino Max Seasoning Cubes, Gino Herbs, and Spices – Curry
Powder & Dried Thyme. Some of our dearly beloved brands have been in consumers’ kitchens for more than
150 years, to the point where they are now an integral part of the local culture. Our Purpose, “Celebrating
local flavours”, is to empower and take care of each of the local communities we belong to. This has allowed
us to become the preferred choice for millions of families.
About BAMA Mayonnaise:
Withstanding over 80 years of quality and trusted consumer experience, Bama Mayonnaise, which was
developed in the USA continues to provide matchless tasty, and delicious nutrition that transforms eating
experiences across the world. Bama satisfies the most demanding African palates with its exquisite taste,
accompanying some of the most traditional local recipes and it is currently a top seller in many African
countries including Nigeria. The rich history of the spread is the foundation on which the brand has been built.
Bama is that taste that spreads moments of Love driven by its “unique delicious taste” experienced when
applied to bread, sandwiches with fresh vegetables, shawarma, and other meals mayonnaise is typically eaten
In summary core to the Bama brand is the improved taste and nutrition it brings to meals, the act of spreading
love and bonding it brings to mealtimes, and the rich heritage and history it upholds, thus bringing premium
quality mayonnaise to Nigerian and African home.
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