NAFDAC to Regulate Use of Pesticides and Veterinary Medicine in Nigeria | NLIPW Newsroom


At the just concluded ‘Awareness Workshop on Safe and Responsible use of Veterinary Medicines, Pesticides and Animal Feeds’, the Director General of NAFDAC, Dr. Paul Orhii, who was represented by the Director of Veterinary Medicine and Allied Product, Dr. Bukar Ali Usman, announced that in the past, NAFDAC concentrated its efforts on winning the fight against counterfeit, fake and substandard medicines and that having achieved a considerable level of success in this fight, it has become necessary for the agency to focus on other aspects of control of regulated products such as the safe and responsible use of veterinary medicines, pesticides and animal feeds.

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