Nigeria is the world’s largest kolanut producer accounting for about 54% of global output. There is no justification for it not being as big a money spinner as crude oil
These days, wine distillers are increasingly using kolanuts in their red wine. We want a global monopoly of this market
Now, the global red wine...
Yam - 47.9m tonnes
Cassava - 59m tonnes
Kolanuts - 140,000 tonnes
Shea nuts - 303,000 tonnes
Melon seeds - 606,000 tonnes
Bitter Leaf - No production figures available although Nigeria is believed to account for about 50% of global output
Cocoyam - 5.38m tonnes
Air potato vine (monkey yam) - No production...