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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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Ukraine Severs Diplomatic Ties With Russia After Attack; EU Vows ‘Harshest’ Sanctions

International condemnation of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s pre-dawn attack against Ukraine mounted Thursday as U.S. and Western allies prepared to impose punishing sanctions against Moscow for a stunning full-scale invasion that global leaders had been warning about for weeks. Explosions were heard in major cities, including the capital of Kyiv, Kharkiv and Odessa. Oleksii Arestovich, an adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, ...

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NAFDAC Impounds 120 Tons Of Dangerous Imported ”PONMO”

*NABS SEVEN MERCHANTS OF CHEMICAL-LADEN HIDES & SKINS. The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control NAFDAC has intercepted in Lagos, large quantities of dangerous animal hides and skins popularly known as Ponmo with seven merchants of the deadly product in the Agency’s net. The Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye however warned the general public, particularly ...

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Nigeria, Egypt, 4 Other African Countries To Begin COVID Vaccine Production

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday that  Nigeria, Egypt and four other African countries, (Kenya, Senegal, South Africa and Tunisia) would be the first on the continent to receive the technology needed to produce mRNA vaccines. The technology transfer project, launched last year, aims to help low- and middle-income countries manufacture mRNA vaccines at scale and according to ...

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Breaking News: South Africa’s Archbishop Desmond Tutu Dies At 90

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, the Nobel Peace Prize laureate who helped end apartheid in South Africa, has died aged 90. President Cyril Ramaphosa said the churchman’s death marked “another chapter of bereavement in our nation’s farewell to a generation of outstanding South Africans”. He said Archbishop Tutu had helped bequeath “a liberated South Africa”. Tutu was one of the country’s best-known ...

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