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Did you Know? 6 Low Carbs Nigerian Swallow

Nigerians are soup lovers. Each ethnic group has its own soups. These soups are usually served with one form of Swallow or the other. This combination of Soup and Swallow is what Nigerians consider  a full meal. Eba,  fufu also known as loi loi, pounded yam, Amala,  semo are some examples of Swallow enjoyed by Nigerians.

Did you Know? 9 Traditional Spices That Are Still Popular Today

From time immemorial, spices have been used in the Nigerian kitchen to flavour and preserve food. These spices are derived mainly from plants. Some...

Did You Know? Nigeria’s ₦198 Billion Aviation Industry

For over 90 years, airplanes have flown over the Nigerian skies. They have carried hundreds of thousands of people between locations in the country,...

Did You Know? Drinking Water Aids Weight Loss

Water is a life giving gift of nature. It is associated with birth, fertility, purification and refreshment. Sixty percent of the human body is...

Did You Know? Nigeria’s Most Historical And Prominent Museums (Part 1)

Nigeria has a total of more than 30 museums and galleries, which are spread throughout the country and in particularly good supply in Benin...

Three Sectors Bigger Than the Oil Industry in Nigeria

It had performed slightly better than many analysts (including those at the IMF) had expected. But it will need to grow even faster if it’s to affect the lives of regular people in any truly significant way.   

Did you Know? The Health Benefits of Soymilk

Soymilk is a nutritious drink that is produced when the legume soybeans is soaked, ground, and boiled. This beverage is a dairy-free source of...

Facts You Should Know about Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company

Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Co. Ltd., shortened as IVM, is a Nigerian automobile and bus manufacturing company. It was founded by Innocent Chukwuma Nwala and...

Did you Know? 7 Foods that can Help You Stay Hydrated

The weather is so hot that no matter how much water you take, you still want more. In this season, nothing is as refreshing...

Did You Know? When 60 Kobo Equaled $1

But the regular person on the street does this with a different set of tools. Transport fares, food prices, and average wages are indicators closer to home for many of us. We can understand these more than the complex numbers that the experts deal in because these other measures relate directly to our wallets and meal tables.

Did You Know? Obafemi Awolowo’s Major Contributions To Nigeria’s Politics

Obafemi Awolowo was born in Ikenné, Western State, Nigeria, on March 6, 1909. He received his early education in the mission schools of Ikenné, Abeokuta, and Ibadan. Often he worked at odd jobs to raise money for tuition fees, and his entrepreneurial spirit continued to express itself in the various careers which he subsequently sampled: journalist, teacher, clerk, moneylender, taxidriver, produce broker. His organizational and political inclinations became evident as he moved to high-level positions in the Nigerian Motor Transport Union, the Nigerian Produce Traders’ Association, the Trades Union Congress of Nigeria, and the Nigerian Youth Movement, of which he became Western Provincial secretary.

Did You Know? Obafemi Awolowo’s Major Contributions To Nigeria’s Politics

Obafemi Awolowo was born in Ikenné, Western State, Nigeria, on March 6, 1909. He received his early education in the mission schools of Ikenné, Abeokuta, and Ibadan. Often he worked at odd jobs to raise money for tuition fees, and his entrepreneurial spirit continued to express itself in the various careers which he subsequently sampled: journalist, teacher, clerk, moneylender, taxidriver, produce broker. His organizational and political inclinations became evident as he moved to high-level positions in the Nigerian Motor Transport Union, the Nigerian Produce Traders’ Association, the Trades Union Congress of Nigeria, and the Nigerian Youth Movement, of which he became Western Provincial secretary.

Did you Know? 8 Plantain Food Products

Plantains are the less sweet, starchier equivalent of banana. They are rich in fibre, vitamins and minerals. Plantains are a staple food in most...

Did You Know? The Ishan Cotton of Edo State

The history of Nigeria’s pre-colonial societies isn’t just about conquerors, treaties, and mass movements. It’s also about ordinary communities living off their commerce and...

Farm4me, Nigeria’s Online Farm Equipment Rental Service

Although agriculture is not as widely accepted and invested into like crude oil, many Nigerians have created a platform for themselves to invest the little they have to support this growing sector of the economy. Over the last decade, the infusion of technology in agriculture has made it more accepted and easily accessible to the digital generation who are still involved in white collar jobs but believe in providing resource for people, usually in the rural communities, to expand their production process.

Did you Know? 6 Meals You can Prepare from Garri

In the world of food, this is no different. Most of the recipes we enjoy today are a product of other people’s curiosity. Think about it. If people had stuck firmly to the as it was in the beginning rule, our menu would consist primarily of fruits and roasted meat. So, before I share the six meals one can prepare from garri with you, I must acknowledge the legends of the food world, the people (known and unknown), who we owe the different recipes we use today.  

02/02/2020: The World witnesses a Palindromic Day

Did You know that a palindrome is a word, number or phrase that reads the same way backwards and forward. Words such as deified,...

Arabelle’s Bakery, The Canadian Bakery that Makes Agege Bread

It’s not a surprise that the said bakery is run by Nigerian. Bryan and Temi Akindipe, a couple whose earlier lives were lived in Lagos, has brought a bit of their home country’s culinary specialties to Canada. And from the look of things, they aren’t doing badly at it.

Five Interesting Facts To Know About Nigeria

This article obviously cannot furnish one with all the interesting facts about Nigeria. This is not even an attempt to do that, but rather,...

Did You Know that Augustine Jay Jay Okocha has a Turkish Citizenship?

Augustine Azuka “Jay-Jay” Okocha born 14 August 1973 is a Nigerian former professional footballer who played as an attacking midfielder. Though Okocha is from...

Oxford English Dictionary Admits 29 Nigerian Words

Oxford English Dictionary (OED) has admitted 29 Nigerian words and expressions in their January 2020 update. This announcement was made public on Tuesday, January...

Did You Know? Stutern Is Tackling Youth Unemployment Through Tuition Based Training

It has been proven that there are different kinds of learners: the visual learner, auditory learner and the kinesthetic learner. The visual learners are those who understand and learn better when knowledge is presented in a visual manner like charts, infographics, videos and pictures. The auditory learner, on the other hand, learns better when information is presented in an auditory manner. This means that the words are clear, sharp and appealing to them while also keeping their attention on what is being said. Lastly, the kinesthetic learner is one who learns better through hands-on-methods like experiments, adventures and practical application of knowledge. Usually, we are a combination of two of these methods although, for most, one of the methods stands out more than the others.

Did you Know? 7 Popular Street Foods in Northern Nigeria

Today’s topic takes us to Northern Nigeria, a region blessed with rich human and agricultural resources. Nigeria’s food history would be incomplete if the contributions of this region are not documented for Northern Nigeria has furnished the country with a number of delicacies. Our discussion today centers on street foods and Northern Nigeria has quite an interesting collection. Our research revealed that the seven popular street foods in the region are:

Social Media Accounts To Follow: 4 Nigerian Music Managers You Should Know

Here are 4 outstanding Nigerian music managers who have impacted the music industry in one way or the other.

Helpful Little Articles: Hotels in Akure

Akure is the capital of Ondo State and Ondo State has quite a few attractions for tourists including the Idanre Hills and Idanre Forest,...

Helpful Little Articles: Hotels in Lafia

Lafia is the capital of Nasarawa State in North central Nigeria and, like other towns in country, it does have hotels and relaxation spots....

Helpful Little Articles: Hotels in Lokoja

The Confluence Town, as Lokoja is known, being that the River Niger and River Benue meet there. The town has a long modern history...

Did You Know? Why SIWES Was Introduced In Nigeria

Almost every Nigerian students (if not all) at the tertiary level of learning must have heard of the acronym – SIWES (Students Industrial Work...

Helpful Little Articles: Hotels in Abakaliki

Abakaliki is the capital of Ebonyi State and the city has recently undergone a face lift under the administration of the present Ebonyi State...

Did You Know? How the Frozen Fish Business Began in Nigeria

Today, there are literally thousands of outlets selling frozen fish across the country. It’s now hard to understand why the idea seemed a joke to people all those years ago. This change has happened for the most part because of a single person’s efforts. His decision to press on with an unpopular venture has spawned what is now a multi-billion naira niche.

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