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Food poisoning: Osun Govt orders full investigations in affected school

Food poisoning: Osun Govt orders full investigations in affected school The Osun Government has ordered a full investigation into the alleged food poisoning of 18 students at St. James Primary School (B) Owoope in Osogbo. This is contained in a statement by the state’s Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr Kolapo Alimi, and made […]

Food insecurity: Emefiele’s naira redesign ran farmers aground, says FG

Food insecurity: Emefiele’s naira redesign ran farmers aground, says FG The Federal Government, yesterday, lamented that the naira re-design policy carried out by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) from December 15, 2022, to early February this year, when the Supreme Court ruled against it, ran farmers bankrupt. In a similar lamentation, federal lawmakers declared […]

Over 130 nations agree to include food, agriculture in climate plans

Over 130 nations agree to include food, agriculture in climate plans More than 130 countries agreed to prioritise food and agriculture in their national climate plans at COP28 in Dubai on Friday, in a move hailed by observers despite fears over its silence on the role of fossil fuels. Food systems are estimated to be […]

NITDA, IFAD partner to help small farmers in enhancing food productivity

NITDA, IFAD partner to help small farmers in enhancing food productivity The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) have partnered to help small farmers enhance food productivity in Nigeria. NITDA confirmed the collaboration in a statement on X after its Director General, Kashifu Inuwa, received in his […]

Enugu intensifies cassava production, as Uzo-Uwani targets 500 hectares of cassava farm

Enugu intensifies cassava production, as Uzo-Uwani targets 500 hectares of cassava farm In its effort to boost food security, create jobs, and grow the state’s gross domestic product (GDP), the Enugu State government has intensified cassava production by targeting over 500 hectares of farmland in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of the state. Recall that the […]

SSB tax: MAN, NACCIMA, NESG rally support for food and beverage industry

SSB tax: MAN, NACCIMA, NESG rally support for food and beverage industry Major Sectoral Groups in Nigeria consisting of the Manufacturing Association of Nigeria (MAN), Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) and the Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NESG) have urged the Federal Government to disregard the current campaign led by […]

THE NUTRITIONAL POWERHOUSE: EXPLORING THE BENEFITS OF EATING GUAVA

THE NUTRITIONAL POWERHOUSE: EXPLORING THE BENEFITS OF EATING GUAVA Guava, a tropical fruit known for its distinctive flavor and aroma, is not only a delightful treat but also a nutritional powerhouse. Packed with essential vitamins, minerals, and health-promoting compounds, guava offers a wide range of benefits for those who incorporate it into their diet. In […]

HILDA BACI REACTS AFTER BEEN DETHRONED BY IRISH CHEF “ALAN FISHER”

HILDA BACI REACTS AFTER BEING DETHRONED BY IRISH CHEF “ALAN FISHER” Nigerian chef and current Guinness World record holder for the longest cooking marathon, Hilda Baci, has reacted to the latest news regarding her dethronement as the holder of the longest cooking marathon by Irish chef, Alan Fisher. Hilda Baci posted on her verified “X” […]

How to Make Puff Puff

How to Make Puff Puff   As a child, I would often watch in amazement how the women selling the puffs would grab the mixture with the tip of their fingers, place it in the palm of their hands, and drop the mixture in oil. What Is Puff Puff? Most West African countries are familiar […]

Shettima, US envoy meet over food security

Shettima, US envoy meet over food security Vice President Kashim Shettima has sought the assistance of the United States government for the agenda on food security of the President Bola Ahmed Tinubu administration. Shettima made the request when he met with Mr Cary Fowler, U.S Special Envoy for Global Food Security, as part of his […]