Henrietta Ugwu, the Nutrition Officer, Enugu State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, has advised Nigerians to always eat fruits and vegetables so as to live healthy.
Erikainure told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Saturday that such foods, including lean meat fishes, were good for diabetes because they were high in nutrients and phytochemicals.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers has expressed sadness over the fire incident at the Fruits and Vegetables Market in Port Harcourt, declaring that his administration will assist the affected traders.
Erinkainwe, the Public Relations Officer of the Nutrition Society of Nigeria, said emphasis on World Food Day should on eating right for healthy living as "food is healing"
The research, published in the 2014 Journal of Applied Agricultural Research of the Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria, was made available in Abuja on Wednesday