On January 29, 2015, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through its Director, Michael T. Harvey presented the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) with the International Organization for Standardization quality certificate for the Agency’s Central Drug Control Laboratory in Yaba, Lagos as part of USAID’s ongoing effort to promote quality medicines in Nigeria. Nigeria was previously selected among 50 countries to receive technical and financial assistance through USAID’s $110 million “Promoting the Quality of Medicines” program, which is implemented by the United States Pharmacopeial Convention.
Last week, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) destroyed fake and expired medical products worth N400 million in Nasarawa State. The Director-General who was represented by the Director of Special […]
Last week, we reported the closure of Krispy Kreme in Lagos over use of expired products . A statement from the Consumers Protection Council (CPC) has affirmed the permission of Krispy Kreme (Doughnuts) by the National Agency […]
LAGOS—National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has adopted the World Health Organisation’s, WHO, Rapid Alert System for the surveillance and monitoring of Substandard/ Spurious/Falsely Labelled/ Falsified Counterfeit, SSFFC, medicinal products in […]