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Shea butter in Nigeria

Shea butter in Nigeria Nuts of the African shea tree (Vitellaria paradoxa) contain primary plant lipids that undergo an extraction process to give the fatty extract called shea butter. When raw, shea butter is ivory in color, hence the addition…

Linqman: All of your links in one place

There is in our world today, so many attractions, endless distractions, and unceasing clatter. Obviously, the noisiest and busiest places are not the buzzing markets in Lagos or those streets in London thronging with endless lines of people. The Internet…

Cotton Farming in Nigeria

Cotton is a fiber that grows as a soft, fluffy staple in a boll, or protective case, around the seeds of the cotton plants of the genus Gossypium in the mallow family Malvaceae.(1). Structurally, this fiber is almost pure cellulose,…