Aug 2015

Processed foods connected to rise in cases of chronic diseases, says Maurice Iwu

A professor of pharmacognosy and founder Bioresources Development and Conservation Programme (BDCP) and International Centre for Ethnomedicine and Drug Development (IntCEDD), Maurice Iwu, has warned against the consumption of foreign and imported food products even as he linked them with the proliferation of chronic diseases and sudden deaths.

Buhari appoints Kachikwu as new NNPC GMD: change people had been clamouring for – Stakeholders

Photo: New NNPC Boss, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu

Lagos – Stakeholders in the oil and gas sector on Monday lauded Federal Government’s initiative in appointing a private sector-based knowledge to drive the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) operations.

Some of them made the commendation in separate interviews in Lagos.