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Carbide ripened foodstuffs, plantain cause cancer, kidney failure–NAFDAC alerts


Nigerians fond of consuming foodstuffs and fruits including Banana and Plantains forced to ripe with any chemical substance including calcium carbide are likely to die young or suffer heart, kidney and liver failure. This is the official position of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). The agency gave the warning earlier this week in Abuja ...

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