FG inaugurates milk collection center in Kano
The Federal Government on Saturday inaugurated a mini milk collection center in Tassa Village in Dawakin Kudu Local Government Area of Kano state. Speaking at the event, the Minister of Agriculture, Alhaji Sabo Nanono, said that the center would alleviate the plight of milk sellers and improve their business.
Nutrition expert prescribes lower plant protein consumption
Nigerians have been urged to reduce consumption of plant-based proteins and consume more of animal proteins that are contained in meat, fish, egg, milk and other animal protein products.
3 Benefits Of Drinking Milk Daily
A glass of ‘milk’ a day, keeps diseases away. Not just apples. As adults, we're all well-acquainted with this idea that Milk is good for us. But beyond this vague notion, there are uncertainties revolving around the specifics of exactly why that is. These three things are just a few out of many reasons why…
5 Natural Foods To Cure Dry Skin
The skin is the largest external organ on the human body. That makes the skin deserving of special attention. However, things like cracks and dry patches - symptoms of dry skin can ruin your healthy skin. Rather than applying different creams and soap, you can make use of natural remedies for your dry skin. Below are…
Ogun State’s world-class cattle ranch is not RUGA
When the Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun said sometimes ago that the state was planning to have a world-class cattle ranch and an abattoir, what erupted from the good gesture was the noise of “RUGA”, to my disbelieve, the governor had a good intention, not the type of ranch where herdsmen will have a field day to trample on our farms.
NECA seeks suspension of forex restriction on milk importation
Following plan by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to restrict of foreign exchange (Forex) for milk importation, the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), has urged the apex bank to suspend the policy, as it has the potential of crippling businesses with attendant job losses.
Glow Season: 4 Natural Ways To Revive Dull Skin
Every woman desires picture perfect, radiant and glowing skin. no matter your profession. The skin, as we have it, is quite fragile, hence, exposing it to harmful chemicals is always a huge risk to take. Stressful lifestyles, hectic work schedules, inadequate sleep, inappropriate diet, exposure to sun rays, excessive smoking, and drinking alcohol are the…
5 Health Benefits of Coconut Milk
Coconut milk comes from the white flesh of mature brown coconuts, which are the fruit of the coconut tree. The milk has a thick consistency and a rich, creamy texture; it is highly beneficial to the health. Below are some of the benefits of coconut milk: Weight loss Coconut milk helps in weight loss. Medium-chain…
'CBN's forex exclusion policy for milk laudable but disrupting investment environment'
Describing the commitment of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to the backward integration agenda of the Federal Government as laudable, especially in the dairy industry, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has said that the sequencing and strategy of the policy must be right to achieve the objective.
Of herders, farmers and Emefiele’s milk philosophy
Gone are the days when farmers across the country could remember any farming season which ended smoothly without any challenge. Yes, farmers in this part of the clime are used to facing challenges of pest, weeds, wild animals, flood among others before a good harvest.
Professionals, farmers commend CBN’s policy on milk, dairy imports
Agricultural professionals, associations of farmers and entrepreneurs have expressed satisfaction over the proposed restrictions on importation of milk and other dairy products into the country by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).