The Federal Ministry of Health has recalled 2.4 million bottles of cough syrup containing codeine after a recent audit of the substance carried out by the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). According to a statement by the Director Media and Public Relations of the ministry, Mrs Boade Akinola, on Sunday […]
The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has destroyed drugs and fake products worth N650 million in Kaduna. The Director-General of the agency, Prof. Christiana Adeyeye, said at the destruction site in Buruku, Kaduna State, that the products were substandard, falsely labelled medicines, unwholesome food products and cosmetics. Other fake products […]
Director General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Moji Adeyeye, says the agency has seized not fewer than 35 containers of tramadol at various ports in the country. Adeyeye disclosed this while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Sunday. She said nine out of the […]
NAFDAC will at seaports and borders control importation of unregulated products among others into the country.
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has warned against the consumption of fruits ripened with calcium carbide. The agency said fruits ripened with carbide could cause cancer, kidney and liver failure and heart diseases among others. The agency gave the warning in a statement it issued on Monday. Read also: […]
NPA orders government regulatory agencies to quit the ports.
The fire believed to have been sparked by electrical fault started at about 6:20 a.m. Friday
Saraki said that the National Assembly was ready to support the new Director General of NAFDAC to reposition the agency
Magbojuri would pilot the affairs of NAFDAC until a substantive D-G is appointed
NAFDAC workers embarked on indefinite strike on Friday