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LASG Engages 10 Bakeries for Production of Coconut Bread

LASG Engages 10 Bakeries for Production of Coconut Bread

Food And Nutrition, NEWS
The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Sunday said that the state would engage 10 major bakeries to ensure the mass production of coconut bread. The governor made the disclosure during the World Coconut Day and 7th Lagos Heritage Festival, tagged “AGUNKFEST 2018″ in Badagry, Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the theme of the festival is “Harnessing Coconut Production for Economic Empowerment and Tourism Development in Lagos State”. Ambode, represented by Mr Babatunde Hunpe, his Special Adviser on Environment, said that this was to ensure more market avenue for coconut utilisation. According to him, Coconut tree has been identified as the most useful single tree in the world in terms of versatility, product utilisation and longevity. “Therefore, taking coc