Tag "food"

10 Superfoods For Babies And Toddlers

Babies and toddlers do not eat much food because their stomachs are small. That is why it is important to feed them foods that are packed with nutrients. Superfoods are natural foods that are high in nutrients and antioxidants packed

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Food as medicine

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Health Forever Products Limited, Otunba Olajuwon Okubena writes on the role of food as ‘medicine’. Hippocrates lived about 2,500 years ago. The interpretation of his quote is that the ideal food should have, in addition

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Seven ways to make your kids healthier through food

Eating health-boosting meals is essential for your children’s growth and development. It will stabilise their energy, sharpen their minds and improve their congenital and cognitive development. Experts have also linked poor nutrition in children to poor academic performance. No matter

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FAO, WTO Join Forces To Promote Food Security

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Trade Organization (WTO) have agreed to strengthen their cooperation to promote international food trade and safety in ways that improve peoples’ nutrition and allow small-scale producers to have better

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NAFDAC Plans To Rescue Nigeria’s Food Export

NAFDAC has been following the ban on Nigeria’s value-added agricultural exports to Europe by the EU in June 2015 which is threatening the shaky economy. Therefore, Dr. Abubakar Jimoh, Director of Special Duties National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and

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Food Poisoning: All You Need to Know

Food poisoning, also called food-borne illness, is illness caused by eating contaminated food. Infectious organisms — including bacteria, viruses and parasites — or their toxins are the most common causes of food poisoning.   Infectious organisms or their toxins can

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Food Security – No One Eats Oil or Gas – Adesina

The president of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, has emphasised the importance of agriculture and food security to the growth and development of Africa. Speaking at a high level conference on agricultural transformation themed ‘Feeding Africa,’ Adesina said

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Can One Big Idea Transform Africa?

One in four Africans – 228 million people – lack adequate nutrition, limiting their intellectual and physical potential. Over 60 percent of young people are unemployed. Africa has made less progress against poverty than other regions. African agricultural scientists –

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Best of Kitchen appliances from your favourite store, Mace Industries Nigeria Limited- Just a Click Away!

Shopping Kitchen Appliances is now fun! Your favourite Mace Industries Nigeria Limited is now on VConnect and is just a click away. With a wide range of Home & Kitchen Appliances from Microwave Ovens to Food processors, from electric kettles

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#WorldFoodDay: Nigeria Unable To Meet 6.5% Growth In Food Demand —ActionAid

A civil society organisation, ActionAid, yesterday decried the inability of the Federal Government to meet the 6.5per cent growth in food demand within the country.   Speaking during the World Food Day celebration in Abuja, the Country Director ActionAid, Ojobo

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