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FOOD

A lady caused a stir on social media after showing off her plate of cocoyams. See why

Colocasia esculenta is a tropical plant grown primarily for its edible corms, a root vegetable most commonly known as taro, among many other names. It is the most widely cultivated species of several plants in the family Araceae that are used as vegetables. Cocoyam leaves have no cholesterol and only 1% of total fat.

  3 months ago ago
A lady caused a stir on social media after showing off her plate of cocoyams. See why

ENTERTAINMENT

Trending | Someone caused a stir on Twitter about Amadumbe

A twitter user took to social media to ask people about what would they rather eat, Msonja or amadumbe but he caused a stir with his picture on frame 2. Nobody seemed to agree with his picture about the traditional meal called amadumbe. Screenshot image cred : @AHT_YssY / Twitter Amadumbe is a Colocasia esculenta but known as Taro in other parts of the world but in South Africa it is given that Zulu name. It comes from tropical regions and it is used as a vegetable and it taste like a sweet potato. Image cred

  1 year ago ago
Trending | Someone caused a stir on Twitter about Amadumbe

HEALTH

What's this in your home language? Check out the amazing benefits of Amadube.

06/03/21 Amadube which is a common name given to Colocasia esculenta by the Zulu tribe in South Africa.Amadube have been eating by South Africans for years but it can to many people's attention from the song Imali eningi by Big Zulu.

  1 year ago ago
What's this in your home language? Check out the amazing benefits of Amadube.

HEALTH

The Diseases Coco Yam Could Help You Prevent From your body

Cocoyam, sometimes referred to as taro root, is a tropical perennial crop that does well in climates that are consistently warm. Its botanical name is Colocasia esculenta. It is a tuber crop that contains a significant amount of starch. The following are the three primary components of cocoyam: leaves that grow on corn stalks It can either be grown for its edible or ornamental qualities.

  2 months ago ago
The Diseases Coco Yam Could Help You Prevent From your body