Posts Tagged ‘NAFDAC’

NAFDAC warns Nigerians against taking `Maishayi’ tea made by Hausa tea vendors

by Chuks Azotanion 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’ from Hausa tea vendors. NAFDAC Director-General, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, gave the warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja today Monday February 24th. The NAFDAC boss said […]

Coronavirus: Nigeria at risk of drug shortage, says NAFDAC

by Seun Adeuyion February 18, 2020
The current outbreak of the coronavirus disease puts Nigeria at a grave danger of drug shortage, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has said. It says this is because 70 percent of Nigeria’s medicines are imported. NAFDAC Director-General Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, raised the alarm in Abuja yesterday while briefing newsmen on […]

NAFDAC urges Nigerians to shun online job recruitment

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 11, 2020
National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has urged Nigerians to disregard ongoing online job recruitment by the agency. The information is in a statement by the Director-General of the agency, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye on Monday in Abuja. According to her, the ongoing online recruitment application is false, a rumor and a […]

Nigerians should avoid consuming non-iodised salt ~ NAFDAC 

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 17, 2019
the rumour that people in the rural communities were still consuming the local salt, which was not processed. He said that the consumption of such local salt could lead to goitre and other diseases dangerous to human health and called on Nigerians to do away with the product. According to the director, there are four […]

Despite Ban, Sniper Still sold in Nigeria

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 10, 2019
Following rising cases of suicide and attempted suicide by Nigerians across different age groups and social status using Sniper, an insecticide, the federal government recently banned its public sale and distribution. According to Director-General, National Agency for food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Professor Moji Adeyeye, the agency gave brand owners/distributors till August 31, […]

BREAKING| Nigeria Police Arrest Four Persons For Fake Drug Production In Lagos [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 4, 2019
The Nigeria police has arrested four persons in connection with fake drugs production and distribution in Ikotun area of Lagos state Nigeria. They include: Emeka Madu, Eze Young, Chijioke Umunna, and Kingsley Obilo. See pictures from the arrest below: