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17 Nov 2019
In the wake of soaring price of local rice induced by closure of the borders, there is anxiety across the country regarding what the market would look like in the last two months of the year, especially...
26 Sep 2019
The food of the world If God wanted a man to do to the vegetables and seeds what we now do to them, He would have said so. We have so refined and processed the things that we eat and these same things are the causes of disease in us. People like Methuselah in his…
19 Jul 2019
Lots of people love to eat Ofada rice because of the stew. This stew is called Ayamase stew and it is the highlight of eating Ofada rice. It is very tasty and filling. Below are the tips for making this stew. Ingredients 40 pieces unripe habanero peppers (atarodo, ose oyibo, atarugu) 2 green tatashe peppers…
29 May 2019
Notwithstanding all efforts to promote local production of rice in the country, the protracted smuggling of the commodity appears to have grown to the extent of dominating the market, just as it suck away the foreign exchange by way of capital flight. Rice is actually the most preferred staple food for Nigerians, This make it…
24 Mar 2019
He fought a good fight, but the coalition against him was unyielding. It happened before, in same Ogun State, when an incumbent governor also had to create a new party and anoint a candidate to succeed him. At that other time, Gbenga Daniel did not exhibit the kind of sheer gusto and bravado, with which…
8 Dec 2017
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1 Oct 2017
This has raised suspicion about adulteration of Ofada in the market. But from The Guardian investigation, the new type in circulation was achieved as a result of packaging to give it clean grains, to make it attractive.
5 Jan 2017
Let me say Merry Christmas to all the wonderful readers of this column. I also wish all of you a happy, prosperous, healthy and peaceful new year. May the knowledge you acquire from this column...
15 Sep 2016
I remember my first encounter with the local ofada rice was not very pleasant, as a 9 year old visiting my grandmother expecting the usual delicious jollof rice she would typically prefer for my brothers ...
17 Jul 2016
In the production of staple food items, Ogun State is not there yet. For instance, the state was known for production of Ofada rice, a local rice variety loved for its delicious taste and flavour.
16 Jul 2016
Two dieticians on Saturday in Lagos advised Nigerians to eat more of ‘ofada’ rice than polished rice because of its immense health benefits.
16 Jun 2016
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