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5 Uses Of Corn Flour

April 19, 2022

Corn flour is a pantry staple, at least, it is for bakers and for those who love making sauces. It is a fine powder made by grinding dried whole corn kernels. It is considered whole grain flour because it contains the corn’s hull, germ and endosperm. Corn flour is different from corn meal. Read more … Continue reading 5 Uses Of Corn Flour

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6 Homemade Mouthwash Recipes That Can Improve Oral Health

April 19, 2022

Our oral health may not get as much attention as it deserves but it’s just as important as our physical, mental, and emotional health. That’s because a clean and healthy oral cavity is one of the reasons why we can smile, move and relate with confidence. Today’s discussion centres on mouthwash, an important tool in … Continue reading 6 Homemade Mouthwash Recipes That Can Improve Oral Health

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6 Ways To Use Granola

April 19, 2022

Granola is a delicious mix of rolled oats, nuts, seeds and sweeteners. It’s an incredible meal, one that’s not only packed full of nutrients but can be consumed at any time of the day. Granola is a versatile food. It reminds me of beans. You can cook both foods in different ways and they will … Continue reading 6 Ways To Use Granola

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Did You Know? 6 Homemade Mouthwash Recipes That Can Improve Oral Health

April 19, 2022

Our oral health may not get as much attention as it deserves but it’s just as important as our physical, mental, and emotional health. That’s because a clean and healthy oral cavity is one of the reasons why we can smile, move and relate with confidence. Today’s discussion centres on mouthwash, an important tool in … Continue reading Did You Know? 6 Homemade Mouthwash Recipes That Can Improve Oral Health

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Did You Know? The Entire Law Graduates Of The University Of Calgary Were Nigerians

April 19, 2022

In recent times, Nigerians have found Canada a befitting study destination. On Saturday, May 28, 2022, a group of nine Nigerians made Nigeria proud after graduating from the high-profile University of Calgary Law School, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Read more about Did You Know? The nine Nigerians made up the entire class of Master Law students of … Continue reading Did You Know? The Entire Law Graduates Of The University Of Calgary Were Nigerians

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Do You Know? The First Black Rhodes Professor At St Antony’s College, Oxford Is A Nigerian?

April 19, 2022

Wale Adebanwi was born in 1969. He is a Nigerian-born first Black Rhodes Professor at St Antony’s College, Oxford where he was, until June 2021, a Professor of Race Relations and a Governing Board Fellow. He is currently a Presidential Penn Compact Professor of Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Read more about Do … Continue reading Do You Know? The First Black Rhodes Professor At St Antony’s College, Oxford Is A Nigerian?

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Do You Know? Emmanuel Arinze Ifeajuna Was The First Black African To Win A Gold Medal At An International Sports Event

April 19, 2022

  An Igbo from Onitsha, Anambra State, he was a science graduate of the University College of Ibadan and became involved in politics, later joining the military.  Emmanuel Arinze Ifeajuna was a Nigerian army major and high jumper. He was the first Black African to win a gold medal at an international sports event when … Continue reading Do You Know? Emmanuel Arinze Ifeajuna Was The First Black African To Win A Gold Medal At An International Sports Event

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Did You Know? Ikponmwosa ‘IK’ Osakioduwa Was Formerly Also Known As ‘WildChild’?

April 19, 2022

  If you are a viewer of shows like Nigerian Idol or a lot of award shows in Nigeria, you probably have come across this guy. Ikponmwosa Osakioduwa, popularly referred to as ‘IK’. IK is a Nigerian radio and television on-air personality who is known for his work with Rhythm 93.7 FM. He is also … Continue reading Did You Know? Ikponmwosa ‘IK’ Osakioduwa Was Formerly Also Known As ‘WildChild’?

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6 Natural Substitutes For Refined Sugar

April 19, 2022

Are you in love with refined sugar? Are you one of those who add two cubes of it to their beverage and then stealthily add an extra cube or two when no one is looking? Do you take one, two or more bottles of fizzy drink in a day? Do you pass off your fizzy … Continue reading 6 Natural Substitutes For Refined Sugar

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Did you Know? 7 Surprisingly Dirty Spots In Your Kitchen

April 19, 2022

If you were asked to name the germiest spots in your kitchen, the sink, trash can and stovetop would most likely take the first to third position. But are they truly the dirtiest spots in the kitchen? The answer is no. Germs are everywhere but they seem to have a lot of cool spots in … Continue reading Did you Know? 7 Surprisingly Dirty Spots In Your Kitchen

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Did you Know? 5 Reasons Why Cake Tops Crack

April 19, 2022

Last week, I baked a red velvet cake that my family loved absolutely. It was moist and delicious and the colour was spot on. However, it had a fault. The top was cracked. I can’t remember the last time I baked a cake that cracked so much. It made me a little sad because it … Continue reading Did you Know? 5 Reasons Why Cake Tops Crack

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Nigerian Man Rides To End Polio In Africa

April 19, 2022

An ambitious biker, Kunle Adeyanju, has hit the airwaves and has caused a stir on the internet as he embarked on a “charity ride” from London, the UK, to Lagos on the bike. It has been 14 days since he last set out. According to him, his ride was to create an awareness to end … Continue reading Nigerian Man Rides To End Polio In Africa

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Did You Know? 6 Lemon Kitchen Cleaning Hacks That You Should Know

April 19, 2022

Lemon is a citrus fruit that is valued for its health and cooking benefits. But its usefulness does not end there. This naturally acidic fruit also has some pretty impressive multi-purpose cleaning uses that will surprise and impress you. Below are six of them: Read more about Did you know? 1. Cleaning the Kitchen Sink: … Continue reading Did You Know? 6 Lemon Kitchen Cleaning Hacks That You Should Know

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Did you Know? The Benefits Of Portion Control 

April 19, 2022

Most habits that we struggle with in adulthood were acquired in childhood. Overeating is one such habit. Until recently, most Nigerian parents had no understanding of the concept of serving size. They just knew that well-fed children were healthy children and food wastage was a sin. Therefore, when their children were served a portion of … Continue reading Did you Know? The Benefits Of Portion Control 

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Did you Know? 6 Carrot Inspired Foods for Easter 

April 19, 2022

I still believe Nigerians do not associate specific foods with the Easter celebration. Oh yes, we neither have a ham, chocolate egg, Easter bread food tradition nor the easter bunnies egg delivery oral tradition to inspire good behaviour in our children. So, we treat the holiday like we would special days like birthdays, anniversaries, and … Continue reading Did you Know? 6 Carrot Inspired Foods for Easter 

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