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17 Dec 2020
The Federal Government has trained no fewer than 150 youths on how to cultivate Telfairia (ugu) and tomato, and add value to them at Kwale, Delta State.   The National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), assisted by a federal lawmaker, representing Ndokwa/Ukwuani constituency, Nicholas Ossai, trained the youths from three areas of Ndokwa East, Ndokwa West,…
9 Oct 2020
The Nigeria Chamber of Mines (NCOM), has revealed that the country can earn as much as $12million yearly from the Solid Minerals sector if properly harnessed and developed.
17 Jul 2020
A claim the other day by the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Mr. Olamilekan Adegbite that seven ‘‘strategic minerals’’ that can unlock potential in the mining sector
9 May 2020
Small food gardens near the family home have traditionally made an important contribution to family nutrition. Home gardens help provide variety in the diet and supply vital vitamins and minerals
5 Mar 2020
The superoxide dismutase (SOD), is one of the most powerful natural antioxidant enzymes found in the body. It is an enzyme that is found in all living cells, located both inside and outside the cell membranes
6 Feb 2020
Johannes Bircher in his work titled “Towards a dynamic definition of health and disease”, views health as a dynamic state of wellbeing characterized by a physical
23 May 2019
In recent times there have been claims and counter claims on the health effects of skipping and having breakfast. New evidence published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology showed skipping breakfast was significantly associated with an increased risk of death from heart disease. However, others studies have shown that intermittent fasting effectively…
21 Mar 2019
The heart is such an important organ in the body that everything possible should be done to keep it working optimally all the time. The life and wellbeing of the individual depends on the good working condition of the heart always. Also, because of this importance, every human being and medical practitioners should have an…
12 Jun 2018
Achieving five per cent annual increase in recycling rates for plastics, glass, wood pulp, metals and minerals can generate around six million additional jobs across the world, the International Labour Organisation has said.   The Director-General, ILO, Guy Ryder, in a statement to mark the World Environment Day, said more than 32 per cent of…
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14 Dec 2017
The diet that GOD in all His wisdom recommended for mankind as shown in Genesis 1: 29 is a diet that takes care of a lot of things. In this diet are nutrients that are involved...
9 May 2016
Dr. Kayode Fayemi said for a quick economic rebound and achievement of sustainable growth in mining sector in the country, there must be a clear focus on expanding domestic Iron ore.
2 Apr 2015
Zinc is one of the minerals of life found extensively in the body. It is an essential trace element. It is referred to as a trace element because it is required in very small amounts in all its functions in the body. Zinc is another ubiquitous mineral in the body. This combined with the small amounts needed for it to function, makes me to refer to it as “small but mighty.” Zinc has been said to be chemically similar to magnesium and together, both of them play very significant roles in the general wellness of the human being.

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