NAFDAC

Sachet alcoholic drinks now phased out, as NAFDAC begins  clampdown on producers, consumers

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has commenced the enforcement of the ban on the importation,...

NAFDAC alerts importers, healthcare providers to fake diabetes medication in circulation

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has issued a public warning about the presence of pre-filled pens falsely...

NAFDAC conducts laboratory investigation into alleged ‘poisonous’ plantain chips in Lagos

Aftermath of a viral social media post alleging a woman fried plantain chips using oil adulterated with polythene, the National Agency for Food...

NAFDAC DG orders market survey, testing as fake paracetamol floods market

The Director General of the National Agency for Food and Drug and Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, has ordered a market...

Yuletide: NAFDAC uncovers 240 fake wines, fizzy drinks, others, factories in Abia

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NAFDAC) has uncovered factories in the popular Cemetery market in Abia State, where fake wines and fizzy...

Beware of counterfeit injection in circulation, NAFDAC alerts public

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has alerted the public, particularly healthcare providers, to a batch of counterfeit...

NAFDAC, NDLEA not dissolved says FG

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has exempted the boards of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency and the National Agency for Food and Drug...

Breaking: Cancerous Indomie Noodles banned by NAFDAC

Following allegations of a cancer-causing chemical found in the noodles and its non-registration, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control...

Pres. Buhari re-appoints Prof. Adeyeye as NAFDAC DG for another 5-year term

Prof. Mojisola Christianah Adeyeye has been reappointed the Director-General, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). Her re-appointment by...

NAFDAC DG, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, bows out, Dr Monica Eimunjeze takes over

Prof. Christianah Mojisola Adeyeye, the Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration Control (NAFDAC), has exited office. In her place,...

NAFDAC alerts Nigerians to fake antibiotics in circulation

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned Nigerians about fake Augmentin 625mg tablets currently in circulation in...

Non-payment of allowances, promotion arrears: Striking workers ground NAFDAC, vow to continue month-long action

Workers under the aegis of the Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN) at the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration...

COVID-19: FG says it has destroyed about 1m doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccine

 The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) and the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) said that they...

COVID-19: FG to destroy over a million doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines

  Following the expiration of over one million doses of COVID-19 vaccine still in the store, the Federal Government has announced that the...

Ripening fruits with carbide life-threatening, toxic NAFDAC warns traders

  By Ajuma Edwina Ameh The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says its officials are currently on surveillance...

Factory where moldy, sticky, spoilt rice is repackaged, sold uncovered in Benue

  By Ajuma Edwina Ameh A rice mill that repackages and sells moldy, spoilt rice has been uncovered in Wadata area of Makurdi,...