Nigerian Breweries & Their Drink Products

Nigeria is home to some of the biggest breweries in West Africa.

Beer drinks in Nigeria


Nigeria brewery industry is stacked with some of the world biggest and top breweries and beverage companies.

Alcohol and beverage consumption in Nigeria is very high thanks to her population.

This makes the country attractive for some of the world’s top and best breweries firms.

The brewery companies in Nigeria is made up of both local brewery companies and international brewery companies in Nigeria.

Despite operations of international and foreign brewery companies in Nigeria, the products of local brewery companies in Nigeria has remained very competitive in the market and is having a fair share of Nigeria’s beverages and alcohol consumption in Nigeria.

Oftentimes, some persons are unable to identify which brewery company owns which products and drinks.

Hence sometime they erroneously assign some beverages to wrong company as it’s producers.

In this article, the list of active Nigeria brewery companies and their products will be reviewed.

Nigerian Breweries & Their List of Drinks

Here is the roll call of all breweries in Nigeria and products of these top brewery companies.

To be contained in this post is brief history of Nigeria Brewery companies.

Intafact Beverages Limited

Intafact Beverages Limited is a brewing company based in Onitsha, Anambra State, Nigeria.

On 15 December 2017, it became a subsidiary of International Breweries Plc.

This is the brewery company that produces Hero Lager beer and other beverages.

List of Drinks Products by Intafact Beverages Limited

Below is the list of all products of Intafact Beverages Limited

  • Hero Lager Beer
  • Budweiser Beer
  • Castle Milk Stout
  • Grand Malt
  • Beta Malt

International Breweries Plc

International Breweries plc is a brewery in Nigeria which began production in December 1978.

The Nigerian top brewery is located in Ilesa in Osun state.

List of Drinks Produced by International Breweries plc

International Breweries plc is the producer and marketer of the following drinks in Nigeria.

Because this brewery company and Interfact share same root, they have similar products.

Here is the products of International Breweries plc in Nigeria.

  • Trophy Lager
  • Hero Lager
  • Trophy Black
  • Eagle Lager
  • Eagle Stout
  • Betamalt
  • Budweiser
  • Trophy Bottle

Nigerian Breweries Plc

Nigerian Breweries plc is the pioneer and largest brewery company in Nigeria.

The beverage and alcoholic company was incorporated in 1946 as “Nigerian Breweries Limited”.

It was later to change to “Nigerian Breweries Plc” to reflect its public limited liability status.

These are all products and drinks of Nigerian Breweries Plc which they produce and market in Nigeria.

  • Hi-Malt
  • Maltina
  • Amstel Malt
  • Malta Gold
  • Climax Energy Drink
  • Fayrouz
  • 33 Export Lager
  • Star Lager
  • Goldberg
  • Life
  • Tiger
  • Heineken
  • Gulder
  • More
  • Desperados
  • Legend
  • Tubor King
  • Williams

Guinness Nigeria Plc

Guinness Nigeria Plc, a subsidiary of Diageo Plc of the United Kingdom, was incorporated in 1962 with the building of a brewery in Ikeja, the capital of Lagos.

The brewery became the first Guinness operation outside Ireland and Great Britain.

List of All Products of Guinness Nigeria Plc

Below is the list of all beverages and alcoholic drinks that’s is Produced and marketed by Guinness Nigeria Plc.

  • Guinness Foreign Extra Stout
  • Harp Lager
  • Origin
  • Guinness Malt
  • Satzenbrau
  • Dubic Lager
  • Dubic Malt
  • Smirnoff Ice
  • Snapp
  • Guinness Extra Smooth

Mopa Breweries

This is one of the indigenous breweries in Nigeria founded in 1980 by Chief J. Adewale Bello.

The brewery is situated at Mopa town in Kogi state Nigeria.

However, we could not ascertain if the brewery is still into operation.

The products of Mopa Breweries is hardly found in the market currently.

Premier Breweries Plc

This is another Nigeria’s indigenous brewery company located at Onitsha, Nigeria.

The company is currently making efforts to resuscitate it’s operations which had been halted for many years.

These are the major brewery companies operating in Nigeria.


The Author

Emmanuel Igwenagu

Igwenagu Emmanuel is the founder of Nigerian Informer. He holds B.A, M.Sc in Mass Communication. He is a Communication researcher and 112 emergency help line dispatcher.

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