Food crisis in Northern Nigeria!

The food crisis in Nigeria’s northeastern Borno state is said to be probably the worst in the world at the moment, with 4.5 million people in need of assistance, out of which one million are in danger of extreme malnutrition. This is according to Unicef. Please follow and like us:0

Nigerian wins ‘Africa Food Prize’ award!

A Nigerian, Doctor Kanayo Nwanze has emerged the winner of the inaugural ‘Africa Food Prize’ award. He was awarded for his courageous leadership in fostering solidarity with Africa’s small-scale farmer. The Nigerian national who is also the president of Rome-based International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) takes home $100,000 worth prize. The award recognized his…

Cross River State sets up food bank!

The Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade is reportedly exploring avenues to increase rice production in the state. Owing to this, he has set up a food bank while commending the President, Muhammadu Buhari for seeking to diversify the nation’s economy by making agriculture its main stay. Please follow and like us:0

American fast food!

In America, the term “fast food” comes with a certain set of associations that usually involve bright colors, the smell of French fries, grayish burger patties, and frightening clowns. It’s time to put those images aside, because a new age of fast food is dawning. After decades of growth and consolidation, the food system is…

Ekpang Nkwukor [coco yam porridge]

Ekpang Nkwukor is one of the many cocoyam recipes that Nigerians, especially Efiks ad Ibibios from Cross River and Akwa Ibom enjoy a great deal. Some Ibo speaking – communities from Abia and Rivers States also prepare and relish this delicacy as well. Please follow and like us:0