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7 Nigerian Organic Brands You Should Know

You’ve probably heard people say, “The world has gone organic” and it’s true. Not only do people want to know what goes into their body care products, they also want to be sure of little or no artificial/chemical content in them. Interested in natural hair and skin care products? Check out these Nigerian brands. Read more…

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Meet the Boss: Kafilat Umar, Sherry Organics

Kafilat Umar, a barrister & solicitor, was excited when the world began to go organic because it meant she could put her skills as an organic formulator to good use. And that’s exactly what she did when she started Sherry Organics in September 2015.  I’ve heard people rave about Sherry Organics goat milk and orange soap, mango body souffle, and other products, and I found it intriguing.

So I interviewed her for Connect Nigeria, and we talked about doing business in Nigeria, knowing what goes into your skin, and her plans for the future. Bright and focused young woman! Read more…