National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), arrested two suspects, who allegedly specialise in counterfeiting various cosmetics and food products, as well as distribution and sale of fake Derica tomato paste. Addressing newsmen, the Head of Investigation and Enforcement Directorate, Kingsley Ejiofor, who represented the DG, said, following intelligence report on the production of counterfeit cosmetic products in unauthorised premises, surveillance was mounted by the officials of the Investigation and Enforcement Directorate of the Agency at 4, Fakanbi Street Egbeda, Lagos, which led to the arrest of Mr. Ebenezer (surname withheld) in his illegal factory located right inside his residential apartment.
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