Tag: SON

SON warns against circulation of expired products

Suleiman Idris- August 26, 2020

The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) in Adamawa has warned traders against sales of expired products due to its health implications. Mr Sunday Galadima, the ... Read More

SON destroys N450m substandard LPG cylinders, roofing sheets

Suleiman Idris- August 25, 2020

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) on Tuesday destroyed substandard LPG cylinders, aluminium and galvanised roofing sheets worth over N450 million. Its Director, Inspectorate and ... Read More

SON develops standards for livestock feeds

Suleiman Idris- August 22, 2020

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) says it has developed new standards for animal and livestock feeds value chain to support Federal Government efforts in ... Read More

COVID-19: SON, committee review safety guidelines for tourism sector resumption

Suleiman Idris- August 4, 2020

Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) and National Mirror Committee on Tourism are reviewing standards on health and safety measures for the industry post COVID-19. Mrs ... Read More

SON Secures Conviction of Two over Engine oil Adulteration in Lagos

Suleiman Idris- July 27, 2020

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday convicted two men, Uche Johnson and Kingsley Meteke, for producing and distributing substandard engine oil and sentenced ... Read More

SON, Police raid markets, seize 504 cartons of suspected fake shaving sticks in Lagos

Suleiman Idris- July 20, 2020

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), in collaboration with the Nigeria Police have seized 504 cartons of substandard Bic brand shaving sticks. This is contained ... Read More

COVID-19: Nigeria adopts 16 International Standards on essential electro-medical equipment- SON

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

The Nigerian National Mirror/Technical Committee on Electromedical Equipment will adopt 16 International Standards on essential electro-medical equipment. Mr Osita Aboloma, the Director-General, Standards Organisation of ... Read More

SON raises red alert on substandard Toyota engine oil

Suleiman Idris- June 29, 2020

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has raised a red alert on the discovery of suspected substandard Toyota brand of engine oil in the Nigerian ... Read More

SON Upgrades SONCAP Portal For Effective Service Delivery

Suleiman Idris- November 25, 2019

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has upgraded its online application portal for the operation of the offshore Conformity Assessment Program (SONCAP) for processing of ... Read More

SON Seals Electronic Shops in Suleja for Standards Infractions

Suleiman Idris- November 5, 2019

Following myriads of complaints from Consumers in and around Suleija, Niger State, a team of Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) officials with security support from ... Read More

LCCI Expresses Worry Over SON’s Interception of Containers on Highways

Suleiman Idris- June 10, 2019

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has expressed concern over reports of interception of containers on the highways by the officials of Standards ... Read More

SON Shuts Down Facilities For Suspected Substandard LPG Cylinders

Suleiman Idris- April 17, 2019

Bola Fahina-Abuja A Federal High Court sitting in Awka Division, Anambra State has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of Azubuike Jerry, Ikechukwu Patrick, ... Read More

In Kano, SON Destroys Substandard Products worth N8M

Suleiman Idris- January 17, 2019

Over Eight Million Naira worth of substandard products have been destroyed by the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) at Yankatsari Yangongon in Kano, to serve ... Read More

Stop wasting resources on substandard imports, SON urges importers

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 23, 2018

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has urged importers of substandard goods to desist from wasting huge sums of money on the importation of goods ... Read More