Rice Waiver in Nigeria

THE SENATE  IN NIGERIA AD HOC COMMITTEE  ON RICE WAIVERS HAS REPORTEDLY SUMMONED THE COMPTROLLER GENERAL OF CUSTOMS, COLONEL AHMED ALI (RETIRED), TO EXPLAIN WHY HE LIFTED THE BAN ON THE IMPORTATION OF RICE THROUGH THE LAND BORDERS. THE RESOLUTION FOLLOWED A MOTION MOVED BY SENATOR ADAMU ALIERO DECRYING THE COMPTROLLER-GENERAL’S DECISION.  HE SAID THE…

Rice Millers In Nigeria Decry Non-availability Of Paddy!

RICE is considered a staple food for Nigerians.  Statistics indicate that rice imports gulp several millions in foreign currency, even as the country depends hugely on rice imports to meet local needs. It was perhaps in an attempt to boost local production that the Federal Government in 2009 through the Private Partnership Project (PPP) approved the…

Pawpaw

When you see hawkers parading tray-loads of symmetrically cut and colourful pawpaw fruits to sell on the roads, in the markets  and along the streets,  know then that the pawpaw season has arrived. Grocers and fruit sellers all over town are proudly sectioning or displaying whole pawpaws to sell. Please follow and like us:0

World Egg Day: Five EGG-Cellent Dishes You Can Try

In the  celebration of the world egg day, Gourmet guide has prepared a list of tasty egg dishes you can try. The egg may not necessarily be the major content of the meal, but it surely makes the dish excellent or as we say; Egg-cellent. Fried sweet plantains with eggs Please follow and like us:0

Using Plastic Bags!

From Monday large shops in England will charge 5p for each plastic bag. But how did shoppers get so used to free carrier bags in the first place, asks Chris Stokel-Walker. The Single Use Carrier Bags Charges (England) Order 2015 comes into force on 5 October. Please follow and like us:0