In 1879, the United African Company was found following the merger of four Companies trading up the River Niger: Alexander Miller Brother & Company, Central African Trading Company Limited; West African Company Limited and James Pinnock.
UAC of Nigeria Plc (UACN) has for over a century, remained a foremost private enterprise and leader in the economic advancement of Nigeria. A leading Food-Focused Company, UAC operations also span logistics and warehousing, real estate and automobile sectors of the economy. UAC has a rich legacy of good performance, with the Company posting impressive financial results that have continued to yield dividends for its shareholders. UAC's strategic focus has led to the emergence of the Company as a “Food–Focused Conglomerate.” The Company has re-aligned its food business architecture to unlock the values inherent in the various operations and achieve superior performance. In line with the initiative, the food business is now operated by the following units: UAC restaurants, UAC dairies and UAC foods.
The Company's business portfolio includes the following profitable Companies: UACN Property Development Company Plc (UPDC), the first Company in the real sector to be quoted on the stock exchange; Warm Spring Waters Nigeria Limited, producer of “GOSSY” Spring Water. The bottling plant is located in Ikogosi-Ekiti, Ekiti State.
The Company has majority stakes in Grand Cereals and Oil Mills Limited (GCOML); Spring Waters Nigeria Limited (SWAN) and Opticom Leasing Company Limited. UAC interests also include shareholdings in CAP PLC, UAC Registrars Limited and GM Nigeria Limited as a joint venture with General Motors Corporation of Detroit USA (30% equity), the world's largest automobile manufacturer. Following the new pensions reforms in the country, UAC has registered Unico CPFA Limited, as a subsidiary of the Company.

UAC Group is made up of different companies with different products such as
UAC RESTAURANTS : The UAC Restuarants include Nandos, Luv Dat Chicken, Creamy Inn , Pizza, Village Kitchen, Dial A Delivery , Inn The Jungle
UAC FOODS: They are Gala Sausage Rolls, Funtime Chips, Funtime Cake, Snaps.
UAC DAIRIES:  Delite Drinks, Supreme Ice Cream- Impulse Flavour, Supreme Ice Cream- Scoop Flavour,
UACN PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT COMPANY PLC: has Macdonald Court (4/8 Macdonald Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, Thompson Avenue Apartments (8 Thompson Avenue, Ikoyi, Lagos), Niger Towers (51/55 Glover Road, Ikoyi, Lagos), Cablepoint Estate ( Off Admiralty Way, Phase-1, Lekki, Lagos), Updc Estate (Off Lekki-Epe Expressway - After 1st Roundabout), Manor Gardens (Along The Lekki-Epe Expressway, Ikota, Lekki, Lagos). and a logistic arm MDS LOGISTICS

SPRING WATERS NIGERIA LIMITED: hasthe Popular SWAN  water and juices in Pineapple, Orange and Apple flavours.

WARM SPRING WATERS NIGERIA LIMITED producesGOSSY warm spring water which comes in 33cl, 75cl and 150cl pack sizes (bottles) and packed in 24, 20 and 12 bottles per carton respectively.

CHEMICAL & ALLIED PRODUCTS PLCDULUX TRADE BRANDS: Vinyl Matt; Diamond Matt; Aquatech Gloss; Duette; Eggshell; High Gloss; Vinyl Silk; Vinyl Soft Sheen, DULUX EMULSION BRANDS: Dulux Emulsion; Acrylic Silk Emulsion, DULUX WOOD CARE BRANDS: Protective Woodsheen; Cuprinol, DULUX WEATHERSHIELD BRANDS: Weathershield Textured; Weathershield Textmatt; Weathershield Smooth, CAPLUX PAINTS BRANDS: Caplux Emulsion; Caplux Gloss Finish; Caplux Textured Finish, FLAMEGUARD BRANDS: Fire Retardant Coatings {HCA WL, HCA TR, HCA Top Coat, HCA TR Varnish, HCA Top Coat Exterior, HCA Prime}; Fire Stopping Materials {HCA FP (Fire Pillow), HCA FM (Fire Collar), Fire Strips & Grilles, Fire Mastics}; Fire Extinguishing Products {HCA Blus, HCA Foam, HCA Dry Chemical Powder}; Fire Retardant {HCA FSG}

GCOML produces excellent consumer food products for everyday nourishment & living which includes CEREALS: Mealia; Richfil; Grand Brabusco; Grand Maize Flour; Homny Maize Grits; Fine Grits; Maize Offal, EDIBLE OILS: Grand Pure Groundnut Oil; Grand Pure Soya Oil; Desire Vegetable Oil; Gold Medal Groundnut Oil; Bulk Oil, Vital Feed Range: Vital Feed (Poultry - Layers, Growers, Chicks, Broiler Starter, Broiler Finisher); Vital Fish Feed; Vital Feed (Special - Rabbit, Turkey, Cattle); Vital Premix; Vital Inputs (Soya and Groundnut Cake); Vital Concentrate.
GM NIGERIA LIMITEDIsuzu Tiger Single Cabin Pickup Body Applications, Isuzu Tiger Double Cabin Pickup Body Applications, Isuzu Rhino Npr Truck Body Applications
The head office is located at UAC of Nigeria Plc UAC House, 1-5 Odunlami Street, Lagos, Nigeria.




© 2011 Project Light-up Nigeria