Industry News

January 5, 2015

There is war over Genetically Modified foods, but they might just ‘save’ Africa

OVER five decades ago, the world experienced a striking breakthrough in agriculture, the Green Revolution. This saved at least a billion lives from starvation in Asia and Latin […]
January 6, 2015

Food Security

At more than 160 million people, the population of Nigeria is the largest in Africa and accounts for 47 percent of West Africa’s total population (World […]
January 6, 2015

Palm Oil Importation: A Strategic Stabiliser for Palm Oil Industry in Nigeria

As early as 1901, Nigeria was producing all palm oil sold in the world market and it was a dominant source of foreign exchange earnings. Up […]
February 4, 2015

Pig farming: The million Naira opportunity

By 2050 it is estimated that there will be an extra two billion people in the world. To feed them, we will need to make farming […]
February 12, 2015

NAFDAC now Africa Regional Centre for food safety

The International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA, has designated the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, as Africa Regional Designated Centre, RDC, for […]
February 23, 2015

Coca-Cola Launches ‘Share A Coke’ Campaign

Coca-Cola Nigeria has launched the popular Share a Coke campaign in the country. For the first time in Nigeria, Coca-Cola is replacing its iconic logo with […]
March 20, 2015


The Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi (FIIRO) is a parastatal under the agency of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology. FIIRO was the idea […]
March 20, 2015


De United Foods Industries Limited, Noodle Division, started its operation in year 1996 at Ota, Ogun State, is the first instant noodles manufacturing plant in Nigeria […]
April 2, 2015

Food production; Nigeria to be self sufficient soon- Dangote

Manufacturing company known as Dangote Group has reiterated its readiness to support the federal republic of Nigeria under President Goodluck Jonathan to boost the economy of […]