Nigerian University Don Canvasses Greater Investment in Plant Breeding to Achieve National Food Security in Country!

A Nigerian Professor, Gbadebo Olaoye of the Department of Agronomy, University of Ilorin, has canvassed greater investment in plant breeding so as to achieve national food security.

The Professor spoke recently while delivering Unilorin’s 160th Inaugural Lecture titled, ‘Plant breeding for survival of mankind,” in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital.

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Assorted Ways To Enjoy Rice At Christmas

Christmas is here again and although the voice of Merry Christmas is now heard every where, FOOD , not just food but GOOD FOOD remains  a major part of the celebration and the commonest food to relish at this period is RICE.


Rice is  known all over the world as a staple food that is rich in starch and carbohydrate, which can be eaten anywhere and without much stress. it has, however, become boring for some people who only boil and eat it with stew. This is not only peculiar to Nigeria, other countries of the world can testify to this!

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