Tag: NAFDAC

Paracetamol: Health experts raise alarm over food enhancers as NAFDAC beams searchlight on restaurant operators in Northeast

Abdul Jimoh- February 25, 2020

 Health experts and dietitians in the North East have called for urgent steps to check the rampant application of enhancers by food sellers in the ... Read More

NAFDAC warns Nigerians against `Maishayi’ tea

Abdul Jimoh- February 24, 2020

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned Nigerians to be cautious when taking cup of tea popularly known as `Maishayi’ ... Read More

NAFDAC confiscates 3 vehicles loaded with counterfeit, fake dugs in Asaba

Abdul Jimoh- February 11, 2020

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has confiscated three vehicles loaded with fake and substandard drugs in Asaba. Dr Christiana ... Read More

NAFDAC Worries Over Illegal Routes Used To Ferry Contraband Foods, Drugs

Abdul Jimoh- July 24, 2019

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC)has expressed concern over what it termed “porous nature of the country’s borders,” saying about 1400illegal ... Read More

NAFDAC Warns: Stop Using Automatic Transport Ventilators

Henry Solomon- April 25, 2019

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned healthcare providers to stop using some automatic ventilators because of the danger ... Read More

FanYogo Gin, Ginger not Registered- NAFDAC

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2019

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has not registered FanYogo Gin and Ginger drink in Nigeria. Its Director-General, ... Read More

NAFDAC Marks 25 Years Anniversary with Award for President’s Wife, Gov. Gaidam, Others

Suleiman Idris- March 26, 2019

Abdullah Bego- Yobe State The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has conferred a Grand Diamond Excellence Award and Diamond Excellence ... Read More

NAFDAC Sets New Regulations on Marketing of Breast Milk Substitute

Henry Solomon- March 22, 2019

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Friday, says the agency has set a new regulation on marketing Code of ... Read More

NAFDAC Has Taken War Against Drug Abuse To Schools – D-G

Abdul Jimoh- March 5, 2019

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has taken its war against drug abuse to secondary schools to check ... Read More

NAFDAC Raises Alarm on Consumption Puffer Fish

Henry Solomon- November 1, 2018

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Thursday cautioned the general public against consumption of Puffer Fish. The Director-General of ... Read More

NAFDAC Bans Malco Vitamin B Complex Injection

Henry Solomon- October 17, 2018

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has banned the importation, sale and distribution of Malco Vitamin B Complex injection in ... Read More

There is a Fake Anti-Snake Venom in Circulation – Treatment Centre Official

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2018

The officer in charge at the Snakebite Treatment and Research Centre, Kaltungo, Gombe state, has raised alarmed over the circulation of fake anti-snake venom known ... Read More

MSME To Get N10m Collateral-Free Loans – Osinbajo

Abdul Jimoh- August 3, 2018

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Vice President, Nigeria Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government is working towards providing Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises(MSME) a ... Read More

Artificial Ripening: NAFDAC To Commence Nationwide Monitoring Of Markets

Streaming Admin- July 17, 2018

          The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it will commence immediate nationwide monitoring of fruit ... Read More

Nigeria Customs Confiscates Tramadol, Other Goods Worth N379.29m

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2018

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ‘C’, Owerri says it seized Tramadol and other goods with Duty Paid Value (DPV) of ... Read More

Health Minister Cautions Manufacturers Against Substandard Drugs

Abdul Jimoh- June 13, 2018

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has cautioned drug manufacturers against producing substandard drugs to curb addiction and drug-related issues in the country. The ... Read More

Codeine Syrup : NAFDAC Seals EMZOR ,Peace Standard, BIORAJ Pharmaceuticals

Abdul Jimoh- May 8, 2018

NAFDAC has shut down the Peace Standard Pharmaceutical ltd., BIORAJ Pharmaceutical ltd. both in Ilorin, Kwara,  and the Emzor Pharmaceuticals Ind. Lagos as it probed ... Read More

NAFDAC Raises Alarm Against Misuse of TOPSTOXIN Fumigation

Henry Solomon- April 30, 2018

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has warned the general public against misuse of TOPSTOXIN Fumigation tablets. The Director-General of ... Read More