• Why I can’t do without soaked “garri’’ and dried fish – Senator

    Why I can’t do without soaked “garri’’ and dried fish – Senator

    Sen. Solomon Olamilekan (Lagos West Senatorial District) on Thursday said that having soaked “garri’’ and dried fish as a meal gave him more satisfaction than any other food.

    Olamilekun, a member of the Senate Committee on Finance, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that garri and dried fish was his favourite food.

    “I don’t know why I just like garri and dried fish, it gives me the kind of satisfaction I can`t describe, I just feel good after having […]

  • Reps to probe ban on Nigeria’s dried beans exportation

    Reps to probe ban on Nigeria’s dried beans exportation

    The House of Representatives has mandated its Committees on Agriculture, and Commerce and Industry to investigate the extension of the ban on the exportation of Nigeria’s dried beans into European countries.

    This followed a motion by Rep. Ferdinand Nwankwo (PDP-Anambra) under matters of urgent public importance on Wednesday, which was unanimously adopted by members through a voice vote.

    Moving the motion, Nwankwo explained that in June 2015, the European Union banned the exportation of dried beans from Nigeria on the ground that […]