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Strong Regulatory System Sine Qua Non For Safe, Quality Medicines -NAFDAC

Only a strong regulatory system would guarantee and accelerate the development, approval, and access of safe and effective quality therapeutic medicines and vaccines in low, medium income countries of the world, Prof Mojisola Adeyeye, has said. The Director General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) made the assertion while speaking at the hybrid University of California ...

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G6-APC ECOWAS Diaspora Vows To Support Tinubu With 20m Votes 

Chairman, All Progressive Congress (APC), Diaspora Benin Republic Chapter, Hon.Adebowale N. Adeyemo has said that his chapter in conjunction with G6-APC ECOWAS DIASPORA SUPPORT GROUP within 6 countries Benin 🇧🇯 Republic, Togo 🇹🇬 Republic, Republic of Ghana 🇬🇭, Burkina faso  🇧🇫 Sierra Leone 🇸🇱 and Republic of Cote D’ voire will support Tinubu with over 20 million registered votes come ...

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NAFDAC ALERTS NIGERIANS ON SUBSTANDARD PAEDIATRIC COUGH SYRUP CIRCULATING IN GAMBIA, WARNS NIGERIANS TO ABSTAIN FROM CONTAMINATED MEDICINES

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has notified Healthcare providers and the public of the death of 66 children in Gambia following the use of four substandard cough syrups as reported by WHO in September 2022. The four products are Promethazine Oral Solution, Kofexmalin Baby Cough Syrup, Makoff Baby Cough Syrup and Magrip N Cold ...

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Nigerian Woman Gives Birth Aboard Turkey-UK Flight

A Nigerian woman, Nweke Ifeoma gave birth to a baby on the plane during her flight from Istanbul, Turkey to Manchester, the United Kingdom on Monday. According to Turkish-run news agency, Anadolu Agency said on Tuesday that the flight was diverted to Vienna International Airport, where paramedics were waiting for the woman and her new baby. Other reports from the ...

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Fake Drugs: Convict fined, NAFDAC Demands Stiffer Penalty

…. As Prof Mojisola Adeyeye reiterates Call for Stiffer Penalty For Offenders The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control NAFDAC has secured a judgement of three years jail term fine against a falsified drugs merchant at the Federal High Court, Kano, Kano State. In a statement signed by the Resident Media Consultant of NAFDAC, Sayo Akintola, in ...

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NAFDAC Urges Pharmaceutical Companies To Leverage On AFcFTA

Nigerian pharmaceutical companies must be ready for trading their products across the continent with quality products that can be approved in the different countries through continental reliance among regulators, the Director General, National Agency for Food Administration and Control, NAFDAC, Prof Mojisola Adeyeye has said. Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye said this is being underscored today because of the African Free Trade ...

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R-L: Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, Director General. National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, and Troels Vensild, Director of the International Department, Danish Veterinary and Food Administration DVFA-Denmark, at the signing of Memorandum of Understanding MoU between NAFDAC and DVFA-Denmark on Risk-based Food Safety Management and Capacity Building during a courtesy visit, in Lagos on…. Thursday.

L-R: His Excellency, the Danish Ambassador to Nigeria, Sune Krogstrup, the Director of International Department DVFA, Troels Vensild, DG. NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, the Project Manager for Nigeria, DVFA, Simon Holst Moller and Project Officer, Victoria Epelle at the signing of Memorandum of Understanding MoU between NAFDAC and DVFA-Denmark on Risk-based Food Safety Management and Capacity Building during a courtesy ...

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Eat Right, Keep Diseases Away, NAFDAC Advises Nigerians

The Director General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, Prof Mojisola Adeyeye has urged Nigerians to always ensure that only safe, and wholesome food are consumed to enhance boosting the immunity and improving the body’s natural defenses in fighting diseases. She further stated that Nigerians do not need medicines if they eat right, stressing that eating ...

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NAFDAC Attains Maturity Level 3 Regulatory Status, Meets 868 WHO Recommendations

The National Agency For Food And Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has announced that it has met 868 recommendations to attain “maturity level three” World Health Organisation (WHO) certification standard. This means NAFDAC has improved in standards in terms of administration, marketing and post-marketing, production registration and others. The Director-General Prof Mojisola Adeyeye announced the development at a press briefing ...

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50 Russian Soldiers Killed, Seven Planes Shot Down, Ukraine Claims

Ukraine’s Defense Ministry on Thursday announced that 50 Russian elements were killed and seven planes were shot down. “Fifty Russian occupiers were killed, seven Russian planes were shot down, and four tanks were destroyed,” the ministry said in a statement. It also said Ukraine downed two Russian helicopters over the Gostomel town, near the capital Kyiv. Separately, Ukraine took captive ...

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