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Five billion people unprotected from trans fat, risk heart disease

Five billion people globally remain unprotected from harmful trans fat, a new status report from the World Health Organisation (WHO) has found, increasing their...

Nigeria at finish line at eliminating trans-fat from food chain – NAFDAC

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has said that Nigeria is already at the finish line when it comes...

World Food Day: Keeping everyone safe from trans-fats

This year’s World Food Day with the theme “Leave no one behind” is celebrated amid a deteriorating global food security crisis with an all-time...

Stakeholders deliberate on elimination of trans-fats from Nigeria’s food supply

Stakeholders in the food system chain in Nigeria converged on Lagos on Thursday September 8, 2022, to deliberate on the elimination of industrially produced...

Winners emerge for CAPPA trans-fat media fellowship

Six winners have emerged for the Journalism Fellowship for Investigative Reporting on Trans Fat. The winners for the programme organised by the Corporate Accountability and...

Minister says no going back on eliminating trans fats in nation’s food chain

Minister of State for Health, Sen (Dr.) Olorunimbe Mamora, has said that there's no going on the ministry's commitment to eliminating trans fatty acids...

Nigeria committed to reduction of trans-fat consumption – Ehanire

The Federal Government has assured that efforts are on-going to ensure that an effective regulation is soon approved to reduce trans-fat consumption in Nigeria. Speaking...

Why Nigeria should regulate, eliminate trans fatty acids from food system

The role of dietary fats and oils in human nutrition is one of the most complex and controversial areas of investigations in nutrition science....

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Nigeria records 244 confirmed cases of Lassa fever, 37 deaths in 16 states and FCT

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General elections: Whither climate change in their manifestos?

As candidates intensify campaign for various elective positions in the build up to 2023 general elections in Nigeria, concern...

Stakeholders address REDD+, say carbon credit market won’t solve climate crisis

On Monday, January 30, 2023,, 49 buyers, project developers, industry bodies, ratings and data providers, investors, restoration and conservation...

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