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10 Feb 2021
The Group Executive Director of BUA Group and pioneer Chairman of the Nigerian Sugar Institute, Kabiru Rabiu, has advised the Federal Government to replicate reform in the sugar sector
6 Dec 2020
A balanced diet is a meal consisting of a variety of food that supplies an adequate amount of nutrients needed for a healthy body. However, the food constituents vary for everyone most especially Diabetics. A diabetic considers a healthful meal plan to: Have limited saturated fat, moderate amounts of salt and sugar include lean protein,…
30 Oct 2020
In a bid to scale processors’ compliance level in food fortification, TechnoServe Nigeria has urged operators of small and medium-scale enterprises (SMEs) in the food industry to adopt the micro-nutrient fortification index (MFI) model to self-regulate. Food fortification is a tool to tackle malnutrition, micronutrient deficiency that causes hidden hunger. Stunted growth, wasting, and obesity.…
18 Jun 2020
Growing up, we all had “too much sugar is not good for you” echoed over and over again that it became a sort of anthem but let’s admit it, that didn’t stop any of us from slowing down on the sweets and candies. Children are not the only ones guilty of consuming too much sugary…
3 May 2020
From our research, only two companies are currently producing cube sugars in the country. These companies are not only producing for over 150 million people in Nigeria
1 Apr 2020
Legendary world champions Bernard Hopkins and "Sugar" Shane Mosley will have their inductions to the International Boxing Hall of Fame postponed to 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
11 Mar 2020
Executive Director, Nigeria Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Segun Awolowo, has said that the zero oil plan is expected to create about 500,000 additional jobs annually, due to an increase in production and export activities
4 Feb 2020
Excessive sugar is bad for health. Some sources of sugar are worse than others and sugary drinks are by far the worst. Below are 11 reasons why sugary drinks are bad for your health according to Healthline. Sugary soda contains no additional nutrient, just sugar It adds nothing to your diet except excessive amounts of added…
24 Jan 2020
An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan yesterday discharged and acquitted the Chief Whip in the Eighth Oyo State House of Assembly, Olafisoye Akinmoyede, over the murder of a member...
17 Dec 2019
The Federal Government has raised concern over the annual importation of about 700,000 metric tonnes (MT) of sugar into the country despite the abundance of the resource locally.
17 Dec 2019
Chairman of Dangote roup, Aliko Dangote, has said that Nigeria has the capacity to export sugar to other countries considering the friendly investment atmosphere
2 Sep 2019
An energy drink is a type of drink containing sugar and stimulant compounds, usually caffeine. Depending on the brand and variety, it may or may not be carbonated and may also contain other sweeteners or herbal extracts. Energy drinks boost your "energy" level. The main ingredient in energy drinks is caffeine which stimulates brain function…


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Uzbekistan's state prosecutor said on Monday that 18 people died during unrest in the autonomous Karakalpakstan region after protests erupted over planned constitutional changes affecting the territory's status last week. "In (the administrative centre) Nukus, 18 people died as a result of serious injuries received during massive disorders," Russian news agency Ria Novosti quoted Abror…
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