FG, Crown Flower partner on wheat production

March 1, 2021 John Oba 0

The Federal Government through the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) is partnering with the Crown Flour Mill (Olam Grains) to expand the production capacity of wheat farmers in Nigeria. The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Muhammad Sabo Nanono, revealed this during a courtesy visit by a delegation of the top management of the company led by Read More

Crown Premium Pasta signs actress Chioma Akpotha, as brand ambassador

December 4, 2020 Blueprint 0

Leading Nigerian pasta brand, Crown Premium Pasta, has unveiled Nollywood actress and movie producer, Chioma Akpotha, as its brand ambassador. The actress was unveiled at a ceremony in Lekki, Lagos where she is expected to market the company’s Premium Pasta product. According to her “Like all other amazing brands under Crown Flour Mill Ltd, Crown Premium Pasta is a healthy Read More

NGO, finance ministry train journalists on nutrition reporting

November 18, 2020 Blueprint 0

Save the Children International, Nigeria, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) in partnership with Federal Ministry Finance, Budget and Planning on Wednesday trained journalists on sensitization and capacity building on nutrition reporting and media coverage in Nigeria. The training which was held in Abuja is to commemorate the 2020 Nutrition Week. According to the Director Social Development Department, Ministry of Finance , Read More

On strategies towards eradicating malnutrition in Jigawa

November 3, 2020 Blueprint 0

To this end, the programme manager of the ACF, Stella Esedunme in one of the sessions during a two-day advocacy training organised for civil society organisations (CSO), the media, Persons Living with Disabilities as well as the academicia at Tahir Guest Palace Kano, discovered that the reason responsible for stunting of children in Jigawa state is due to poor feeding Read More

FIIRO unveils remedy for sickle cell patients

August 15, 2020 Adeola Tukuru 0

Patients of sickle cell disease will now heave a sign of relief as the Federal Institute of Industrial Research says it has finally come up with a remedy. The former Director- General, Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi (FIIRO),  Prof. Gloria N. Elemo,who disclosed this in Lagos Friday, 14 August, 2020 at the 21st Anniversary Celebration of The Temitayo Awosika Read More