nafdac

  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 10 Patients Go Blind After Injection In Hospital – Leadership Newspaper

    Medical experts at a tertiary health institution in Kaduna State are now working round the clock to unveil the circumstances leading to the total blindness of 10 out-patients after they were injected with a drug the same day. The victims, who are regular patients of the National Eye … Read...
  2. curator

    Business NAFDAC advocates tax relief for local pharmaceutical companies – The Guardian Nigeria...

    The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has advocated for tax relief for local manufacturing pharmaceutical companies to guarantee quality and affordable drugs for Nigerians. The Director-General of … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria...
  3. curator

    Codeine: Emzor does not understand why NAFDAC shut down its production site – pulse.ng News

    Emzor Pharmaceutical Industries Limited has expressed its confusion over the decision of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to shut down one of its sites where Emzolyn with codeine was produced. In a raid by the agency on Monday, May 7, 2018, Emzor, Peace...
  4. Samguine

    Codeine syrup epidemic: NAFDAC seals up EMZOR, two other companies – Naija Ng News

    National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has shut down the Peace Standard Pharmaceutical ltd., BIORAJ Pharmaceutical ltd. both in Ilorin, Kwara state, and the Emzor Pharmaceuticals Industry, Lagos, as it probed the codeine-based syrup epidemic. Codeine-based syrup...
  5. Samguine

    CODEINE COUGH SYRUP: We’re investigating 4 pharmaceutical firms — NAFDAC DG – Vanguard News

    By Sola Ogundipe LAGOS—THE National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, said it has commenced investigation of involvement of four pharmaceutical firms in the codeine cough syrup saga adding that appropriate sanctions would be applied for regulatory violations. The...
  6. Samguine

    Finally, FG Bans Production of Cough Syrups Containing Codeine – Thisdaylive

    Following the high incidence of drug abuse in the country, the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) Tuesday directed the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to ban, with immediate effect, further issuance of permits for the importation of codeine as an active...
  7. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Medical practitioner remanded in prison for allegedly producing ‘fake’ sex drugs - Daily post

    The National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control, (NAFDAC), has arraigned a popular traditional medical practitioner, Mr. Olayemi Lateef, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for allegedly producing fake and counterfeit sex enhancing drugs. NAFDAC in a six-count charge, stated that...
  8. Samguine

    Metro NAFDAC discovers bakeries using potassium bromide in Sokoto – TODAY.NG

    File Photo The Sokoto State Command of the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has discovered some bakeries using prohibited Potassium Bromide and Saccharine substances in Sokoto metropolis. The State Coordinator, Malam Hamis Yahaya, told newsmen on Wednesday in...
  9. Samguine

    Metro NAFDAC warns against drinking unregistered sachet water – TODAY.NG

    The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control in Kano State, has advised the residents against the consumption of packaged water produced by unregistered factories. Read more via TODAY.NG – http://ift.tt/2owmZpu Get More Nigeria Metro News
  10. Samguine

    Metro NAFDAC intercepts 45 containers of illegal drug – The Sun News

    NAFDAC intercepts 45 containers of illegal drug — 27th February 2018 Olanrewaju Lawal, Birnin-Kebbi Director General of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration Control (NAFDAC ), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, has disclosed that the agency intercepted 45 containers of … Read more via The Sun...
  11. siteadmin

    Politics NPA asks NAFDAC, SON to vacate seaports in 24hrs – www.dailytrust.com.ng

    The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has given a 24-hour ultimatum to officials of unauthorised government agencies to vacate the seaports or risk being arrested. The directive is in line with a new order issued to NPA by the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC). PEBEC...
  12. Samguine

    Metro Drug abuse: Reps ask NAFDAC to ban codeine across counter – Vanguard News

    By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—Following the alarming rates of drug abuse in some parts of the country, the House of Representatives at plenary yesterday, asked the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control, NAFDAC, to immediately place a ban on the dispensing and sales of codeine...
  13. Samguine

    Metro Blow Whistle When You See Fake Drugs - NAFDAC Tells Nigerians

    Prof. Christiana Adeyeye, Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), on Monday called on Nigerians to report any form of illegal drug production in their environments. Adeyeye made the call at the ongoing 8th Annual Symposium of the Health...
  14. Lequte

    Politics Buhari Appoints Ademola Magbojuri as New NAFDAC Acting DG

    The Muhammadu Buhari Government has approved the appointment of Mr. Ademola Andrew Magbojuri as the new Acting Director General of the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC). Magbojuri replaces Mrs. Yetunde Oni, who attained the retirement age of 60 years last...
  15. RemmyAlex

    Business 24 Nigeria Exported Products Failed To Meet EU Standard In 2016 - NAFDAC

    The National Agency for Food And Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), says European Union (EU) rejected 24 exported food products from Nigeria in 2016 for failing to meet standards. The NAFDAC spokesperson, Dr Abubakar Jimoh made the disclosure while speaking with the News Agency of...
  16. RemmyAlex

    Business 42 Anti-Malaria Drugs Banned In EU, But Still Sold in Nigeria Markets [See LIST]

    Panic among medical circles in Nigeria, following a report that the European Union (EU) has banned 42 popular anti-malaria drugs which are still being sold in Nigeria. A renowned medical practitioner and proprietor of hospitals in Lagos anonymously told Tribune Newspaper that though there was...
  17. RemmyAlex

    Politics FG Releases 6 Important Findings From Fanta, Sprite

    The Federal Ministry of Health has certified Coca-Cola products manufactured in Nigeria safe for consumption. The Ministry stated this on Friday in a statement by its Director, Media and Public Relations Mrs Akinola Boade on behalf of the Minister after a meeting with the Department of Food and...
  18. RemmyAlex

    Business NAFDAC Appeals Ruling Declaring Fanta, Sprite Poisonous With Vitamin C

    The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has filed an appeal and a motion to stay execution of a judgement on Sprite and Fanta soft drinks. An Igbosere High Court had ordered the Agency to compel the Nigerian Bottling Company, NBC, Plc, to carry a mandatory...
  19. RemmyAlex

    Business Nigerians Surprised As Indian-Packaged Garri Flood Lagos Market

    Nigerians have expressed shock over Indian-packaged garri being sold in Lagos. The garri is packed in a 500g bag with an inscription of ‘TRS’ (Asia’s Finest Foods) has been the talk of the town, with a price tag of N450. According to reports, the garri imported garri from India and selling in...
  20. Jules

    Metro Ekiti State Govt Serves NSCDC, NAFDAC, Others Eviction Notice

    The Ekiti state government has ejected the state command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and other Federal Ministries, Agencies and Departments occupying the Fayose Housing Estate, on Afao Road, Ado Ekiti to vacate the property. The agencies were given one year grace...
Top