Saturday, 1st October 2022
Breaking News:


8 Aug
No fewer that 100 women in Abua/Odual Local Council of Rivers State have been trained on mechanised garri processing for them to have viable sources of livelihood.
8 Aug
Food vendors and transporters have identified logistics, higher costs of diesel, petrol and poor state of rural roads as some of the factors causing an abnormal rise in prices of food items
24 Jul
Garri is a common staple that appeals to all classes; the rich and the layman. It’s an edible ‘gold’ you don’t dig up from a quarry or go into a tourism expedition to extract. Every ethnic group in Nigeria hones the arts and crafts of its production. Over the years, regardless of the unbearable hike…
22 May
Reapers Assembly (The City of Joy) in collaboration with Divine Treasures Fellowship has donated foodstuffs and medicals to families and residents of Adeba-Lakowe community in Lagos.
23 Nov 2021
A pregnant woman and three children were yesterday, burnt to death as fire gutted seven houseboats at Bonny/Bille/Nembe Jetty in Port Harcourt city Council of Rivers State.
3 Oct 2020
The price of cassava flakes, (one of the Nigerian staple food, popularly known as Garri), has risen significantly in some major markets in Enugu metropolis.
9 Apr 2020
The Federal Government has begun the release of 70,000 metric tonnes of assorted food items to vulnerable Nigerians as part of efforts to cushion the effect of the lockdown
21 Feb 2020
The panacea for the menace of Lassa fever rests solely on the adoption of appropriate sanitation and hygiene practices along the value chain for safe handling, packaging, and storage of food products
10 Feb 2020
The Plateau Government has warned Head Teachers and Cooks in the 1990 schools benefiting from the Schools Feeding Programme in the state to be conscious of Lassa fever
9 Feb 2020
To contain the threat posed by the Coronavirus and Lassa fever scourge, experts have alerted Nigerians on the dangers of harmful biological agents
10 Jan 2020
A52-year-old woman, simply known as Mama Vera, living with her two grandchildren following the death of their mother three years ago, has been reported to the police for allegedly brutalizing her grandchildren
25 Dec 2019
Garri, otherwise known as Cassava Flakes, is one of the main sources of carbohydrates and a popular staple food in Nigeria. It is a local delicacy eaten across Nigeria, usually mixed with sugar, milk, etc and eaten however you desire.  But this go-to-meal is one whose health benefits are unknown or not paid attention to…


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The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says it has concluded the renewal of concession agreement with five terminal operators after the expiration of their leases.
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President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday warned Turkey would not ratify the NATO membership bids of Sweden and Finland until the two Nordic countries "kept" promises they had made to Ankara. "Until the promises made to our country are kept, we will maintain our principled position," Erdogan said in a speech to parliament in Ankara.…
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A United Nations peacekeeper has been killed in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the UN and Congolese officials said on Saturday, in the latest violence to hit the conflict-torn region.
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Iranians based abroad and their supporters gathered in cities around the world Saturday in solidarity with protests sparked by the death of Mahsa Amini in the custody of the country's notorious morality police.