CWAY as a company was founded by Mr. Onest Che in Nigeria in 1999.
The founder whom at the initial period of his investment in Nigeria had no prior experience of Nigeria or much of Africa but for his passion to bring about improved social welfare schemes and people empowerment via technology towards improving lifestyles in developing countries was his motive.
Therefore, for these reasons he sacrificed his comfort and time and ventured to Nigeria where he committed his limited resources alongside his strong ambition, hard work and human resource management then to started up a small commercial business model which fortunately over time successfully grew into a multinational investment today.
CWAY in the last 20 years of fast paced development, CWAY is now regarded as a self sustaining company moving towards becoming a global enterprise operating 16 plants across Nigeria, Egypt, Kenya, India and China. Thirteen (13) of these plants are located in Nigeria: Lagos, Ota, Kano, Kaduna, Abuja, Benin, and Port Harcourt with thousands of employees.
- CWAY Nigeria Water Group: (CWAY NIGERIA DRINKING WATER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY CO, LTD) founded in 1999.
- CWAY Eastern Nigeria Group: (CWAY PORT HARCOURT CO., LTD.), founded in 2002.
- CWAY Northern Nigeria Group: (CWAY INTEGRATED ABUJA LTD.), founded in 2003.
- CWAY Beverages Group Nigeria :(CWAY BEVERAGES NIGERIA CO.,LTD.),founded in 2004
CWAY Water is undoubtedly today rated as the No.1 Nigerian market brand for 18.9 liter dispenser refilling water and dispenser machines.
CWAY Water company is currently the Nigeria’s largest and the most advanced Refilling Water Plant in operations with daily sales stands at thousands of tons of treated drinking water and thus contributing immensely improving the healthy lifestyle of numerous Nigerians.
Other brands from CWAY Beverages group include beverages as Apple/Peach Fruit drinks, Cheers Cocktail, Nutri Milk, Nuti Yo Yogurt and the latest Maca Energy drinks with production capacity of hundreds of tons. These premium brands in trade locations have progressive market share index rates in Nigeria and neighboring countries