BOILED YAM AND VEG – PEPPER SAUCE

Yam is a household name in Nigeria! And the new yam season has however taken off in many parts of the most populous black nation of the world… special thanks to the fruitful and fertile land called NIGERIA.

As a common name for some species in the genus Dioscorea family (Dioscoreaceae), this root vegetable is a perennial herbaceous vine cultivated for the consumption of its starchy tuber in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Oceania.

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Watch out for contaminated frozen mixed vegetables

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National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control’s directorate of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (FSAN) recently raised an alarm over the importation of contaminated frozen mixed vegetables in the country.

NAFDAC has responded to an alert from the International Food Safety Authorities Network (INFOSAN) on outbreak of Listeriosis in some parts of Europe.

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