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How Acholonu is driving fortification of Nigerian foods with micronutrients

The importance of eating well fortified foods in Nigeria has been stressed over the years, but the presence of such foods has been an issue of national nutritional importance. However, one indigenous industrialist, Dr Kenny Uzoma Acholonu has championed the…

Malnutrition causes 33% of stunted growth forAfricans under age five, says GAIN

The Executive Director of Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), Lawrence Haddad, has revealed that about 33 per cent of kids under the age of five in Africa has stunted growth due to malnutrition. GAIN is an international Non-Governmental Organization…