Supermarket Donates Cash, Tools To Schools In Host Communities …In 25th Anniversary
The sum of ten million naira has been presented to the Rivers State Government for the provision of education materials and facilities to Primary and Secondary Schools in host communities by the Everyday Supermarket founder and Chief Executive Office, Dr. Charles Dimnwobi. Making the presentation at the 5th anniversary of the Supermarket and commissioning of its fourth outlet called the Eporium Super Centre located at the premise of the University of Port Harcourt in Choba in Obio Akpor Local Government Area of River State.
Dr. Dimnwobi said the business can be likened to the proverbial mustard seed and a miracle that was nurture with hardwork and diligence into a life of its own.
According to him, the Everyday Supermarket commenced business in 1994 and has metamorphosed into a respectable brand and leader in the retail business.
He commended the efforts of the Rivers State for government providing the online environment for business in the state to thrive explaining that the opening of the new outlet is a direct result of the support of the government to investors in the state.
Dimnwobi also expressed appreciation to the Choba community and the University of Port Harcourt stating that the idea was to provide modern environment and facilities to support the growth of business in the area.
The fonder stated that with the opening of the Uniport branch, the staff strength of the Everyday Supermarket has increased to over 500 employees.
Deputy Governor of the state, Dr/Mrs. Ipalobo Henry, who represented Governor Nyesom Wike at the occasion, commended the Everyday group for investing in the state, adding that the state government has provided the conducive environment to encourage investors to the state to thrive.
Also speaking, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Port Harcourt, Professor Ndowa Lale expressed the support of the institution in ensuring that businesses around the universities were protected to offer the needed services to the community.