DE-KATOKA(W.A)LTD founded by Late Dr. Amaechi Nwikwe, a member of The Nigerian Union of Medical Herbal Practitioners. He was the Chairman/CEO of DE-KATOKA(W.A)LTD for thirty-three (33) years. In his lifetime, Late Amaechi Nwikwe remarkably transformed DE-KATOKA(W.A)LTD from a small cottage industry into a company. DE-KATOKA(W.A)LTD was incorporated in the 1975 with an RC number: 95487. In organizational structure of DE-KATOKA (W.A) LTD , the Board of Directors is the highest body which headed by the Chairman, Ginika O. The next in this pedestal is the office of the Managing Director, headed by Nwadi O, Followed by the office of Co-ordinator of Operations/Marketing headed by Chika A, then Head Administration and Finance, Head Marketing, Regional Head Marketing etc.
DE-KATOKA(W.A)LTD major business operations since its inception as a small cottage industry is manufacturing and distribution of Katoka Mixtures®, a unique herbal medicinal preparation. Our uniqueness and advancement has being greatly reflected in the mode and conduct of our business operations, product production and packaging, company structure, Research and development as well as marketing and distribution. It has achieved these through the use of mechanized technology, adoption of a highly aggressive direct marketing strategy, maintenance of customer care service. DE-KATOKA (W.A)LTD business activities is a typical reflection of our corporate slogan …we Care To Cure. That focuses on producing quality herbal medicinal product that delivers wellness our customers.
Our products are now available at pharmacies, chemists and online purchases can now be made with easy.
Our customer care lines are open from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday and Saturdays from 10am to 4pm and our healthcare Practitioners are available to attend to any inquiries from our customers.
Our customers can visit any of our facilities below for further inquiring.
FACILITIES AND LOCATION
De-Katoka House, Km 24, Badagry Expressway, Celenica Busstop, Okokomaiko, Lagos.
De-katoka office, 27 Unity Road, Opposite Triumph Hospital, Off Toyin, Ikeja.
1, Housing Estate, Opposite Coca Cola, Niger-Bridgehead, Onitsha.
68, Ogui Road, Enugu.
23, Enugu Road Opposite St. Theresa Cathedral, Nsukka.
51, Afikpo Road, Abakaliki.
KATOKA MIXTURES® - a herbal medicinal preparation formulated with the most unique herbs and roots to deliver wellness in numerous ailments lurking in different parts of the body. Since the inception of DE-KATOKA (W.A)LTD, Katoka Mixtures® has being the major product manufactured and distributed in Nigeria health market by the company.
NAFDAC REGISTRATION NO: A7-1524L
KATOKA MIXTURES® active ingredients are:
Each 250 ml contains:
Olax Subcorpioidea(Ifan) 4%
Erthrophleum Suaveolens (Obo) 3%
Abelmoschus Esculentus (Ignila) 5%
Canarium Schweinfurthii (Ewe llu) 3%
Xylopia Aethiopica (Oraigbo) 5%
Alstonia Boonei (Eru) 2%
Morinda Lucida(Awo Opa) 2%
Nauclea Latifolia (Awun) 1%
M.S (Egbasi) 1%
Parinari SPP(Abere Seed) 2% Water 72%
Each of the above ingredients of KATOKA MIXTURES® are composite of anthelmintic, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, hypoglycemic, anti-arthritic, anti-microbial and purgative properties.
KATOKA MIXTURES® Uses:
Management of feverish conditions Fights bacteria that causes Malaria, Typhoid fever, Relieves body Pains, Stomach Pains, Pelvic Pain, Rheumatic Pain, Arthritis, Stomach Cramps and bloating, Headache, Eliminates bacteria that causes infections. It an efficient Worm expeller. Stimulates and enhances the Pancreas in producing adequate insulin that reduces excess sugar/glucose. Removes excess cholesterol, Eliminates foreign bodies that causes blockage to the appendix. Promotes healing in stomach Ulcer, Piles.
De-katoka(W.A)LTD is a success because of its people. The management style is participatory and team leaders are people with vast experience and comprehensive education.
THE MANUFACTURING TEAM
The team consists of Production Unit, Material/Logistics Unit, the Quality Assurance Unit and the Engineering Unit. Personnel for the team are highly skilled and motivated professionals with cumulative experience of over 30 years achieved working in different companies both within and outside Nigeria herbal industry.
In addition to qualification obtained both at graduate and post-graduate levels from internationally renowned institutions of higher learning, team members have at various times attend technical and management training programs within and outside Nigeria.
THE SALES AND MARKETING TEAM
The team comprises both the sales and Marketing functions of the company. Personnel for the team are drawn mainly from the biological sciences and pharmacognosis. Team members are highly skilled, talented and motivated professionals who are backed by several years of working experience within the Nigeria herbal industry and are constantly seeking to break into new markets and take the organization to new frontiers.
The sales forces consists among others, more than 30 highly trained sales representative who details the product to pharmacists, healthcare providers and consumer. The Marketing Unit comprises, Marketing executives, pharmacologists and market research executives.
THE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT TEAM
Our research and development team are drawn from various fields of studies, pharmacology microbiology, biochemistry etc and members have graduate and post graduate qualifications. The team is made up of highly skilled and motivated herbal practitioners who have acquired years of experience working with various company.
THE HUMAN RESOURCE, FINANCE AND AUDIT TEAM
The HR team hires, trains and maintains the motivation of the workforce. The objective is to give work a meaning and assist every employee in becoming the best he/she is capable of .