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Food security: New report presents roadmap for U.S -Africa trade policies

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs during the week released recommendations on how U.S. trade policy could advance food security in Africa and position American businesses to tap a burgeoning African agriculture and food market, which is expected to reach

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$2 billion targeted as revenue from cashew nuts export — Nigeria

With the declining revenue profile from crude oil, Nigeria may be exploring new initiatives under the non-oil export arrangement, as efforts are underway to improve export of cashew nuts to developed countries. Under the diversification agenda being driven by the

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Devaluation of Naira: Nestle Nigeria cuts expenditure as consumers feel the economic plunge

Nestle Nigeria’s Chief Executive expects the firm’s capital expenditure to slow to its lowest level in five years after a currency devaluation dampened customer spending in Africa’s biggest economy. Dharnesh Gordhon told Reuters Africa Investment Summit that consumers in Nigeria

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10 Foods to Eat Every Day for Perfect Skin

Are you tired of using different expensive and ineffective beauty products? It’s time to throw away all those ineffective products and start eating foods for perfect skin. I went from terrible acne five months ago to not having acne now.

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Palm oil has the potency to replace hydrocarbons as Nigeria??s mega export earner, says Oroh

Abdul Oroh is the Edo State Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources. In this interview with FEMI ADEKOYA, he sheds more light on efforts by the state government to exploit opportunities in the agricultural sector, especially in a bid to

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RED Alert! Bird Flu Hits Lagos

All chicken markets in Lagos State and environs have been placed on red alert even as veterinary institutions have stepped up surveillance to contain the avian influenza (bird flu) outbreak reported last week in two poultries in Lagos and Kano

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Yam could liberate Africa from excessive rice consumption – Expert

A Geneticist at the University of Ibadan, Dr Morufat Balogun, on Sunday said Nigeria produced 70 per cent of the yam grown annually and globally.   Balogun, who is also a researcher at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA),

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“We May Introduce Non-alcoholic Beer” Says Nigerian Breweries Plc

Nigerian Breweries Plc (NB Plc) has stated that it would not hesitate to introduce non-alcoholic beer beverages whenever consumer insights dictate that direction. Unlike in some developed economies, none of the breweries in Nigeria is yet to put a non-alcoholic

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