Eating suya in Nigeria!

In Nigeria, Consumers of SUYA, the popular  barbecued beef,  have been enjoined to always ensure that plenty  of onions, cabbage, tomatoes and other vegetables were eaten along with it. A Professor of Community and Public Health Nutrition at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Ngozi Nnam,  gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria  in…

Genetically Modified food in Nigeria!

The Director-General of the National Biotechnology Development Agency, Professor. Lucy Ogbadu, has asserted that there is currently no Genetically Modified food or product released for sale in the Nigerian market. Ogbadu made the assertion in a statement made available to newsmen by the Head, Communications and Protocol of NABDA, Ifeoma Ndefo,  in Abuja . Ogbadu said: “There…

LIME!

  Lime as a  vitamin enriched fruit is  said to be  used by many women as a family planning measure! This is particularly common amongst some women  in Nigeria where  I come from. A particular woman told me that lime is usually mixed with kaun [potash] and when taken, especially after coitus, the result is a…