Friday, 2nd December 2022
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6 Oct
Determined to complement government policies on food security, the Centre for Dryland Agriculture, Bayero University, Kano, has introduced improved technologies to enhance the production
5 Sep
Groundnut Cake Let’s go back to childhood, shall we? Growing up, there were sweets that we loved and we always looked forward to getting them at shops after school. Fortunately, goodies (see what we did there?) like coconut candy, baba dudu, and even groundnut cake, are still being made and we bet some indulge in…
13 Apr
Are you looking for another meal similar to pap to prepare that is not made from fermented corn or millet? Kunu Gyada is a Northern Nigerian meal that can be substituted for pap/akamu. Unlike the other types of kunu aya and kunu zaki, kunu gyada is a light porridge gruel made from rice and roasted…
6 Aug 2021
The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has said strategic plan is being deployed to upturn the rejection of Nigerian groundnut
Groundnut Soup
13 Sep 2020
Groundnut soup, also known as peanut soup, has peanuts as its primary ingredient. Although it is a favourite of the Esans and Esakos, Ghanaians also consume this delicacy and have its name as Nkatenkwan in Akan language. There is a reason why this is a special delicacy with peoples of a place. Ingredients 1 cup,…
7 Jul 2019
The Ogidi Day celebration, a cultural festival of Ogidi people of Kogi State has continued to draw both local and foreign participation. The cultural fiesta, which started in 2007, has become a rallying point for the people and has attracted development to their area, as well as boost the economy. Once again on June 15,…
5 Oct 2018
It is demeaning that the Asians now control domestic commodity trading in Nigeria. They were able to hedge out Nigerian produce buyers. They buy produce like cocoa, coffee, groundnut, cotton, sorghum, gum Arabic, rubber, palm produce etc. It was easy for them to do that because they possess large capital. It is, therefore, mindboggling that…
12 Jul 2018
Several studies have indicated general decline in quantity and quality of human sperm, attributed to pollution, smoking, and trends toward a western-style diet. But recent findings suggest that regular consumption of local nuts such as African walnut, groundnut (peanut), Tigernut and Cashew nut can not only boost sperm quality and quantity but improve sex drive…
20 Nov 2017
A type of vitamin E found in nuts may prevent asthma attacks by reducing airway inflammation.


2 mins ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday, produced Form CF001, containing WAEC-GCE certificate and Secondary School Testimonial of Governor Ademola Adeleke before the Osun Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Osogbo.
11 mins ago
As queues for fuel continue to grow in most parts of the country, the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) insists there are no plans by the Federal Government to increase the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).
32 mins ago
Carloha Nigeria has reaffirmed its commitment to the development of technological advancement in automobile engineering, especially as regards the purchase of used-vehicles for sub-Saharan Africa usage.
35 mins ago
Two incidents in the not too distant past, mitigated my physical participation in open-field, free-to-air political events, notably rallies and conventions, in recent times.
42 mins ago
World Health Organisation (WHO) has raised the alarm over setbacks in advances made by the African region in maternal and infant mortality. A new report released, yesterday, at a virtual press conference by WHO African Region...