When Asun Goes Tech

A YOUNG NIGERIAN IS BRINGING PACKAGED ASUN ALONGSIDE LIFE GOAT, RAM AND COW CLOSER TO YOUR DOORSTEP WITH JUST ONE CLICK.

Photo: Naijabutcher

Photo: Naijabutcher

Meat is an essential part of every Nigerian meal. Served fried, grilled or roasted, meat remains more than just a meal accessory. Meat on a Nigerian meal is a seen as the perfect completion. Beef, Chevon (Goat meat), Mutton (Ram meat) beating out chicken and other poultry as favourites are cheaper and more available for small portion retailing. Nigerians enjoy meat in interesting ways from Suya, to Kilishi to Barbecue to Pepper soups to Asun and this is what Naijabutcher is tapping into. 

A local startup is bringing Convenience to the Nigerian Meat market. Tagged Naijabutcherthe company works to assist consumers with every help related to meat consumption with a focus on the market favourites (Cow meat, Goat meat and Ram/Sheep meat). Flagging off with Lagos, the company hopes to expand to the other parts of the country as stated on their official website. According to their website, Naijabutter offers customers high-quality rams, goats and cows at affordable prices. Also on order, a livestock selection would include slaughtering, chopping and delivery services. Special orders for processed and cooked meat can be ordered off the website. This can be served and delivered to any part of Lagos as the very spicy cherished Lagos delicacy called Asun.

Asun // Photo: Naijabutcher

Asun // Photo: Naijabutcher

Birthed by Ganiyu Alakyaki the Meat Operations Director, NaijaButcher hopes to take away the stress of going through meat markets in search of healthy livestock and the terror of slaughtering and chopping them with just one click.

Young Nigerians like Ganiyu are solving local peculiar problems in the most creative ways using the internet and social media. With a friendly social media presence and an easily website platform, Naijabutcher is gathering more or more users across Lagos state. The Naijabutcher Asun Special delivery remains most customers’ softest spot. The future of Nigeria is tech and we excited about it.