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Foods that have healing powers

If there were certain foods that could help restore your body and mind, would you eat them? While you wouldn’t necessarily think of your shopping list as a prescription, in actuality, many of the foods you consume have the power

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Prices of Staple Foods Soar in Spite of Harvesting Period

The prices of staple foods in markets around Lagos metropolis are still high in spite of the fact that majority of the produce are within their harvesting period. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) visit to some major markets in

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Chicken Noodle Soup recipe

Cold weather brings on sickness especially if you have school age children. When fall approaches it is common that I will get a cold since school starts at the end of summer and goes into fall. My throat becomes irritated,

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Gbegiri Soup Recipe

Gbegiri soup is a Yoruba (Western Nigerian) soup prepared with beans. On its own, it looks like baby food but it comes alive when you add Ewedu Soup and meat from your Beef & Chicken Stew. Gbegiri Soup (the yellow

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Farmers, CBN Differ Over Agricultural Policies, Programmes

Farmers from the north-western states have called on the Federal Government to review some of its agricultural policies and programmes with a view to encouraging commercial agriculture. The farmers spoke yesterday at the just concluded Northwest farmers’ forum and exhibition

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Anti-inflammatory foods we all need to be eating

When your body is hurt, it rushes white blood cells to the scene to help fight against “invading microbes or to heal damaged tissue.” As this happens, the area begins to swell and a state of inflammation occurs, sometimes causing

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Foods that help you sleep

Some nights, sleep comes quickly and easily and before you even realize it, you’re drifting off to dreamland. Other nights, well, sleep is far more elusive. Whether you’re sweating the little details of an upcoming event, stressing over a big

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Flour Mills Set to Maximise Local Content

Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc, said it plans to maximise local content in the agro-allied investments, emphasising that the company is determined to ensure success in such investments. This was disclosed by the company Chairman, John G. Coumantaros, at the

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Nigeria Moves to Stop Asians From Having Direct Dealings With Farmers

The Nigeria-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, NVCCI, on Tuesday said that a mechanism that would stop Asian nationals from having direct access to Nigerian farmlands would soon be inaugurated. Oye Akinsemoyin, the NVCCI President, told the News Agency of

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Raw Broccoli Salad

This is delicious if you never thought you would like raw broccoli anything!  If you’re quite new to raw foods, I’d recommend steaming the broccoli slightly to make it a little easier to digest. INGREDIENTS 1 head broccoli – chopped

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