Mouka Limited, a premium mattress brand, on Monday unveiled plans to reward, encourage and support three female entrepreneurs in their chosen fields with cash grants.
Mrs Tolu Olanipekun, Mouka’s Head of Marketing, said in a statement that the initiative, tagged “Mums in Business Challenge”, was to celebrate the forthcoming Mother’s Day celebration in May.
The initiative, according to Olanipekun, is in line with the brand’s mission of adding comfort to life under its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) pillar themed “Skills for Life”.
She said that the company, in 2019, ran a similar competition where Mrs Maryam Adebola-Salami, founder of Mobaby Care Nigeria, won 1, 000 dollars.
Olanipekun said that this year, was the first, second and third prize winners would go home with cash grants of N500,000, N300, 000 and N200, 000 respectively.
“All winners will also go home with Mouka mattresses and pillows.
“The 2021 ‘Mums in Business Challenge’ is also being organised in conjunction with the AGS Tribe.
“Consumers are encouraged to visit Mouka’s social media handles for information on how to participate as well as terms and conditions.
“Mouka is a brand that genuinely cares for its consumers and is continuously looking for ways to add comfort to their lives through its products and initiatives as these.
“We see mums as the pillars that support the homes.
“They should be encouraged and supported to excel in their chosen fields of endeavour,” she said.