NAFDAC intercepts N10.5m worth of packaging materials


Daily Times NG

The National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) said in Abuja on Monday that it had intercepted packaging materials worth N10.5 million intended for fake products manufacturers. The Director-General of the agency, Dr Paul Orhii, who said this at a news conference, noted that counterfeiters had devised another means by importing packaging materials rather than the finished products.  “Two large packages of 20,000 units of fake NGC Codeine bottle caps worth about N5 million imported by Kaba and Kachi cleared by Gojeb Global Resources were intercepted by vigilant PID officers, the packaging material which is an anti-tussive/analgesic product was imported with the intention of faking codeine syrup. Read more

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