Top baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

There are different brands of baking powders and yeasts in Nigeria. This post has a list of the popular baking powder and yeast brands used for baking in Nigeria.

The are many successful bakery businesses in Nigeria.

This information will be helpful to you if you want to know about baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria, and if you own or want to start a small and medium-sized bakery business in Nigeria.

Baking powder is a leavening agent, used by bakers around the world. It is a dry chemical consisting of mixture of a carbonate or bicarbonate and a weak acid. 

Baking powder is used to increase the volume and lighten the texture of baked goods.
Baking yeast can be active dry or instant yeast. It is also used as a leavening agent that makes dough light, causes it to rise, and converts it to fermentable sugar like in bread and puff-puff.

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

The following baking powder and yeast brands are manufactured, packaged or distributed by Nigerian companies.

1. Bakeon Baking Powder

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

2. Angel Instant Dry Yeast

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

Both Bakeon baking powder and Angel instant dry yeast are by Bons Industries, a Nigerian company incorporated in 1989 as a limited liability company.
The company manufactures and imports bakery materials and food ingredients.
They also sell food preservatives, bread improver, sweetner and icing sugar.
The company is located in Enugu State.

Bons Industries website.

3. Saf-Instant Yeast

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

Saf-Instant yeast is by Lesaffre in Nigeria. The company also has a bread improver brand.

Lesaffre also provides a range of baking services aimed at Nigerian craft and industrial bakers.

The company aims to help Nigerian bread-making professionals boost bread product sales.

Lesaffre in Nigeria website.

4. Red Star Baking Powder

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

Turraco Industrial Limited, a company based in Lagos state, supplies Red Star Baking Powder.

The company is an industrial materials, chemical and storage tank manufacturer, supplier, and distributor.

Turraco Industrial Limited website.

5. Havana Active Baking Powder

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

The Havana Active Baking Powder brand is by Benchmark Food and Spices, a company based in Lagos state Nigeria.

Benchmark Food and Spices website


6. Amsel Susan Baking Soda

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

Amsel Susan is a food manufacturer based in Lagos. The company manufactures foods and beverages products (mostly baking lines and breakfast cereals) under the “SUSAN” brand name.

Amsel Susan website.

7. Opekad Active Baking Powder

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

The manufacturer of Opekad Active Baking Powder is based in Ogun state according to their Instagram and Facebook pages.

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria – popular among bakers

These baking powder and yeast brands are popular among bakers.

8. STK Royal Active Baking Powder

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

9. Longman Baking Powder

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

10. Napa Valley Baking Powder

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

11. Foster Clarke Baking Powder

Baking powder and yeast brands in Nigeria

12. Baker’s Choice Baking Powder