Beware of seized meat and drinks

In Zimbabwe, the authorities have seized nearly 14,000 litres of soft drinks containing high levels of the active ingredient in drugs used to treat erectile dysfunction, which could be life-threatening for unsuspecting consumers.

Turmeric Plantain Porridge

Turmeric is a spice and a member of the rhizome family. In its raw form, it looks a bit like ginger root, but when it’s ground down it has a distinctive yellowish – orange colour.

Venezuela and food

Venezuela, a South American country, is reportedly facing a serious humanitarian crisis. People are starving, but the authorities have been reluctant to allow direct foreign aid into the country.