Vitellaria paradoxa

Family Name: 
Sapotaceae
Local Name: 
Nkudua
Uses As Per Literature: 

The leaves are used to treat stomach ache. They are also added to vapour baths to treat headache and as an eye bath.

Source:Useful Tropical Plants Database 2014

Traditional Uses: 

Edible oil is extracted from the seed which is used in making food.

Plant Category: 
Forest Foods
Food Category: 
Vegetable Oils
How it is eaten: 
Cook
Part eaten: 
Fruit/Seed