LAGOS, (CAJ News) – TUNS Farms Nigeria Limited, the leading producer of poultry products in the country has set a new benchmark for quality management system for chicken plants in Africa.
The Osogbo, Osun State-based company emerged as one of the top performers in a recent third party audit in Food Safety and Quality System conducted by the South African firm, Aspirata, on behalf of Yum Restaurant International (YRI), brand owner of KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and Long John.
Asiwaju Olatunde Badmus, Chairman of TUNS Group, made the revelation while receiving a team from the office of the Vice President, Federal Ministries of Agriculture, Health and Education at the company’s headquarters.
Also speaking at the event, the General Manager of the company, Seyi Ogunjinmi, reiterated that the company’s commitment to producing safe and quality chicken products has positioned TUNS Farms among the top fliers in the area of Food Safety and Quality System not only in Nigeria but also across the continent.
“TUNS Farm is known for safety and quality, this has been our focus and our goal. The recent third party audit carried out by Aspirata firm from South Africa has only proven our commitment and dedication towards that goal and we promise to continue to deliver only quality and safe products always,” Ogunjinmi said.
In his response, Special Assistant to the Vice President, Dotun Adebayo, thanked the management of the farm for such creating thousands of job for Nigerians while supporting government at all levels to make agriculture attractive and profitable.
He commended the management for setting up international standards that has made international brands such as KFC, Master meat/Shoprite and PCD identify with the farm as a source of safe poultry meat in the country.
– CAJ News