Indomie Noodles improves education with refresher seminar for teachers
The teachers praised the seminar organizers, Dufil Prima Food, for making education a major part of the company’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) program.
Speaking on the rationale for the 2022 edition of the annual seminar, Group Corporate Communications & Events Manager, Dufil Prima Foods Plc, Mr. Tope Ashiwajusaid most of the company’s activities focus on children and partners such as teachers.
“We appreciate that teachers are essential to the growth of a nation, especially at the primary and secondary levels. Indomie identifies with teachers as the primary influencers for children. We believe that by equipping teachers with effective interpersonal skills, we indirectly touch the lives of the young generation who are vital to the future of Nigeria.said Ashiwaju.
“As part of the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative in the area of Educational Support and Development, Dufil Prima Foods believes that one of the ways to show appreciation to teachers for all their support over the years is to continuously organize seminars and workshops for innovation and reorientation”, he added.
Professor Sunday Adeyemo, Head of Science Education Department at the University of Lagos, a facilitator, emphasized the need for teachers to always take time to relax and explore avenues of capacity building. He noted that capacity building will increase their knowledge and self-confidence and ultimately improve student and teacher productivity.
Adeyemo went on to praise the efforts of Dufil Prima Foods for its consistent commitment to improving education. “I implore the government and other businesses to emulate Dufil Prima Foods in enhancing the values of our teachers. It will improve teaching skills through advanced techniques that will benefit children,” he said.
In her remarks, National Coordinator, Indomie Fan Club (IFC), Mrs Faith Joshuanoted that “Education is the most powerful weapon for bringing about positive change in the world and will remain the foundation for the development of human capital in all civilizations. This can only be done with the support of teachers. With this in mind, Dufil Prima Foods Plc will continue to harness the enormous potential of our children,” she says.
One of the highlights of the event was the presentation of prizes to the winners of the Indomie Teachers Quiz 2022 contest.
Indomie Instant Noodles by Dufil Prima Foods is the leading noodle brand in Nigeria.