About us


Nigeria Distilleries Limited (NDL) is the first company set up by Lexcel Group to manufacture alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. NDL was incorporated on 6th March 1961 with the mission to offer the best brands to a market thirsty for top quality wines and spirits. A wholly Nigerian-owned company, NDL began production in 1979 with raw materials imported for the blending and bottling of international brands: Dubonnet, Ambassadeur, Suze, Campari, Cointreau, Dorville Brandy, Pimms, and Martini.

Over the years, with experience and intensive research, we have grown adding to our range of choice brands, which include: Seaman’s Aromatic Schnapps, Regal Dry Gin, Lords Dry Gin, Bacchus tonic Wine, Bacchus Lite, Calypso Coconut Liqueur, Apperito, and Dark Sailor Blended Dark Rum.


To achieve excellence in everything we do with a continual focus on productivity enhancement and relentless waste reduction through a set of highly motivated employees.


To be a consumer - focussed , profitable , sustainable & socially responsible low cost flagship manufacturing company of Lexcel Group