Veteran Yoruba actor and producer, Yemi Sodimu disclosed that he ventured into palmwine business to provide jobs for youths.
Yemi Sodimu, a veteran Yoruba actor and producer has disclosed why he became a palmwine taper.
Yemi Sodium has starred in several Nollywood Yoruba movies. He revealed that patriotism inspired him to venture into palmwine production, a business that has been well received locally and internationally.
Yemi Sodium said he hopes to create employment for Nigeria’s youths through his palmwine industry.
His palmwine product known as Emu Sobam has been in the market for about five years now. Yemi claimed that the business has been growing from strength to strength through the years.
Yemi Sodimu disclosed that palmwine has more nutritional benefits than beer. He claimed that it is natural and medicinal.
Palmwine is better than lager beer because it is natural. There is dignity in labour, so nothing can discourage me from it, and it is a testimony that God has brought the dream this far.
Yemi Sodimu is also a popular radio and television personalty. He has hosted and anchored several Yoruba programmes on radio and television.