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HEALTH

Coco Yam: 6 Diseases You Never Knew It Could Help Prevent.

Photo Credit: eatwellabi.com Cocoyam, also known as taro root, is a tropical perennial crop that grows in tropical climates. Colocasia esculenta is its botanical name. It's a tuber crop with a lot of starch in it. Cocoyam is made up of three key components: Corn Stem Leaves.

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Coco Yam: 6 Diseases You Never Knew It Could Help Prevent.

HEALTH

Health benefits of eating cocoyam you should know

Cocoyam is known as a very versatile crop that is consumed by lots of people today. The crop is very beneficial as it's leaves and corps are utilized for food. Cocoyam is another amazing food with a lot of nutritional value that is beneficial to our body.

  1 year ago ago
Health benefits of eating cocoyam you should know

POLITICS

If You Are Afraid Of Witches Attack At Night, This Is The New Simple Method That Scares Them Away

Many at times people complain that witches and wizards attacks them at night without them having a connection of any sorts.It will amaze you to know that they don't need your so called connection or link to you in other to attack you.

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If You Are Afraid Of Witches Attack At Night, This Is The New Simple Method That Scares Them Away

FOOD

Cocoyam; The Nutrient-Packed Food That Most People Ignore

The cocoyam is a root vegetable, grown basically for its starchy corms (tubers) with are edible. Cocoyam is a lot more nutritious when compared to tubbers like yam and cassava. It is said to have originated in Asia, but is grown in many parts of the world, especially in Africa. Cocoyam is also known as taro root. It is soft, and has a sweet taste when cooked. Cocoyam cannot be eaten raw. In Nigeria, cocoyam is cultivated in villages by local farmers. When boiled, it can be eaten with oil, stew or sauce. Cocoyam

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Cocoyam; The Nutrient-Packed Food That Most People Ignore

HEALTH

Cocoyam: 5 Diseases You Never Knew It Could Help Prevent

Cocoyam, also known as taro root, is one of the best and most popular foods in Nigeria. It is a tropical perennial crop that grows in a tropical climate. Cocoyam's botanical name is colocasia esculenta, and it is composed of essential nutrients and vitamins that our bodies need to maintain good health.

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Cocoyam: 5 Diseases You Never Knew It Could Help Prevent

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Check Out Top 15 Richest States In Nigeria

Nigeria is perhaps the biggest nation in Africa, and its populace is more than 200 million individuals. As indicated by the managerial division, there are 36 states in Nigeria and one Federal Capital Territory (FCT) .  15. Benue - $6.86 billion  Benue is arranged in the South East of the conutry. It covers a territory of around 34,059 square kilometers. The absolute Gross domestic product of Benue is $6.86 billion. The all out populace is around 4,500,000 individuals.  Benue is wealthy in agrarian assets.

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Check Out Top 15 Richest States In Nigeria

HEALTH

Health benefits of Taro root (cocoyam) plus 6 delicious cocoyam recipes you can prepare at home

Cocoyam which is a general name to root tuber crops is a food which is usually eaten in many homes. Cocoyam can also be referred to as "taro root" and is a source of carbohydrate just like yam, but studies revealed that cocoyam has many health benefits when eaten regularly.

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Health benefits of Taro root (cocoyam) plus 6 delicious cocoyam recipes you can prepare at home

FOOD

How To Prepare Bitterleaf Soup In 5 Easy Steps

Bitterleaf is quite popular in Nigeria, especially in the east. It is usually served in important occasions and events, while many see at as a hard food to prepare, it actually isn't that complex. In this article, you will learn how to prepare Bitterleaf soup. Ingredients: 1. One cup of Bitter Leaves 2. Two cooking spoon of Palm Oil 3. Three to five Cocoyam 4. Any choice of meat 5. Stock fish and smoked fish (this is optional) 6. Three table spoons Ground Crayfish 7. Three table spoons of dry pepper 8. Seasoning

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How To Prepare Bitterleaf Soup In 5 Easy Steps

FOOD

Reactions as Nigerian man shares photos of the Pounded cocoyam he prepared (Photos)

An Akwa Ibom man identified as Mr Baptist Amah who is a popular chef has come online to share photos of the delicious meal he prepared.He shared the photos of the Cocoyam and soup he prepared on the African Food Recipes Facebook group.

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Reactions as Nigerian man shares photos of the Pounded cocoyam he prepared (Photos)

HEALTH

Four Health Benefits That Comes With Eating Cocoyam

If you grew up in the eastern part of Nigerian or you are conversant with the eastern culture, then you must have heard of Cocoyam.Infact, you must have eaten a little.

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Four Health Benefits That Comes With Eating Cocoyam

HEALTH

4 Health Benefits Of Cocoyam You Might Not Have Come Across

Cocoyam is a tropical perennial crop that grows in tropical climate. It is very healthy for the body and contains a lot of starch. They are mostly consumed in the southern part of Nigeria because of their climates. Cocoyam is also called taro root and is grown for either consumption or as an ornamental plant.

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4 Health Benefits Of Cocoyam You Might Not Have Come Across

ENTERTAINMENT

Mixed Reactions As A Young Girl Takes Picture Under Cocoyam Leaf

A funny photo of a young lady surfaces online, being shared by ABS.The young lady was seen posing with a cocoyam plant and weeds to have a photoshoot and her town was not mentioned to avoid being biased, but left at the viewer discretion.Anyone can have a pose anywhere to snap photos, but sometimes people felt some areas are ugly to take photos.

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Mixed Reactions As A Young Girl Takes Picture Under Cocoyam Leaf

FOOD

Checkout the 5 Igbo soups we just cannot stop gushing about

Eastern Nigeria is dominated by the Igbos, one of the country's three major tribes, who produce some of the country's most delectable soups. I'm particularly interested in their foods, specifically their soups (ofe), which are generally simple to prepare and extremely tasty.

  1 year ago ago
Checkout the 5 Igbo soups we just cannot stop gushing about

FOOD

Are you a Ekpang Nkokwo lover? Checkout How To Prepare It

Ekpang Nkokwo is regarded as the best meal in Akwa Ibom State.Ekpang Nkokwo is one of the easiest and yummiest dishes, very delicious, it's a Nigerian food recipe native to the south-south Eastern Nigerian.Ingredients 1.Cocoyam 2.

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Are you a Ekpang Nkokwo lover? Checkout How To Prepare It

FOOD

Check Out Different Kind Of Chips Common In Nigeria

We know different things can be made out of a particular food, chips are made from different types of food.And chips are mostly sliced in small piece and fried in other to produce a delicious chip.

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Check Out Different Kind Of Chips Common In Nigeria

FOOD

How To Prepare Yummy Cocoyam Porridge With Grated Cocoyam & Few Ingredients

Cocoyam is a food that is loved by several people in Nigeria and other Countries. This food is very nutritious and it contains a lot of Vitamins which are healthy for the body. In Nigeria, we have several ways of Preparing Cocoyam such as boiled cocoyam, roasted Cocoyam but most people have not heard of Cocoyam porridge.

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How To Prepare Yummy Cocoyam Porridge With Grated Cocoyam & Few Ingredients

FOOD

Here is how to make Oha soup that will leave your family craving more

Ofe Oha, also called Ofe Ora is a delicious Nigerian soup that originated from the eastern parts of Nigeria. It is made using the Oha (Ora) leaves and achi or Cocoyam to thicken the soup. In this article, I will be sharing with you a simple and easy to understand and follow recipe on how to prepare this meal. The ingredients used to prepare Ofe Oha are not standard. You can customize the ingredients to suite your preference and available ingredients. Without further ado let's get into how to prepare this delicious

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Here is how to make Oha soup that will leave your family craving more

FOOD

4 thickening agents for making your soup thick.

There are different types of soups. These varieties of soups are mostly eaten with 'swallow'. Most people like their soups thick, so, a thickening agent could be employed to make sure the desired quality is achieved. Below are some thickening agents you can use to make your soup thick. 1 Ofor Most people make use of this thickener because it has a bland taste and so, it doesn't affect the taste of the soup. This thickener is first dissolved in hot water before it is added to the soup. I know you would be wondering

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4 thickening agents for making your soup thick.

FOOD

Great Method Of Cooking Bitterleaf Soup

Bitter leaf Soup is a Nigerian that originated from the south east part of the country (Igbo native soup). It is called onugbu soup by the Igbos (onugbu means bitter in Igbo language). It is most sorted and preferred soup by the Igbo people of Nigeria hence used on every occasion in Igbo land. Bitter leaf soup, just like most other Nigerian soups is named after the particular leaf (vernonia amygdalina) which is used in preparing it. It is prepared like every other ofe ede (cocoyam soup) of the Igbos except

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Great Method Of Cooking Bitterleaf Soup

FOOD

How to make cocoyam paste without mortar and pestle

There are 2 types of cocoyam. While one can be boiled, roasted or even pounded to make 'swallow', the other is used as a thickener for traditional soups. However, they are both edible. So with the differences stated, our topic of discussion will be the former (the one that is boiled, roasted and pounded). Most people love to eat this type of 'swallow' but the process of pounding the cocoyam used to prepare it is very stressful and this could discourage them from embarking on the process. Worry no more because

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How to make cocoyam paste without mortar and pestle