Tag: cassava

SponsorNovember 23, 2017


Nigeria, with her diverse ethnic groups, has several foods delicacies that even some Nigerians are yet to try. You may ...

Isime EseneSeptember 9, 2014

Going, going…: FG gets set to ban hides and skins, ‘ponmo’

by Akan Ido The days of widespread consumption of hides and skins popularly known as ponmo may be numbered going by ...

YEditorAugust 21, 2014

Cassava saves us N200 billion a year in wheat imports

by Olorunwa Lawal Nigeria saves N200bn yearly from 20 percent cassava substitution for wheat in bread making, the Minister of ...

April 2, 2014

FG abandons cassava, wheat composite flour policy, LASG appeals judgement on Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge case & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo Lagos State Government appeals against the judgement on Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge case The Lagos State Government has formally ...

June 18, 2013

Olusegun Dada: A revised version of the Devil’s dictionary (Y! Politico)

by Olusegun Dada Name given to everyone opposed to any evil agenda of the GEJ administration, every other thing from ...

October 8, 2012

TICKER: Move over, Cassava: FG set to introduce “flood-resistant” rice

The Federal Government is partnering with the International Rice Research Institute in the Philippines towards the introduction of flood resistant ...

September 8, 2012

Cassava Africana: President Jonathan to launch Malawi’s National Cassava Project next week

by Stanley Azuakola On Monday, President Goodluck Jonathan will embark on a three-day working visit to Malawi and Botswana. He ...

August 6, 2012

Agriculture: Report from this week’s #Rubbin’ Minds

by Isi Esene Agriculture was put in the spotlight in this week’s Rubbin’ Minds. This is one sector which holds ...

July 12, 2012

FG sets up Cassava Bread Development Fund

President Goodluck Jonathan has defied opposition from several quarters criticizing what they refer to as his fixation on popularizing locally ...

June 22, 2012

Stop lying about cassava bread – Agric Minister

by Stanley Azuakola Cassava bread does not cause diabetes, that’s a lie from the congregation of wheat importers, so says ...

May 29, 2012

Hail to the Chief: Mr. President’s Democracy Day speech is making us swoon with joy

by Tolu Orekoya In his first ever Democracy Day speech, President Goodluck Jonathan unveiled his new co-dependent agricultural-population plan. By promoting ...

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