Role of metrology in industrial growth, by professionals
They made the call at the 12th Intra-Africa Metrology System (AFRIMETS), General Assembly and Related Meeting held in Enugu State. The experts harped on the need to deploy metrology to boost trade in Africa.The event hosted by the Standards Organisation of Nigeria ....
African standards bodies seek to deepen continental trade through metrology
African standards bodies have collaborated to boost trade in the African bloc by deploying the use of metrological infrastructure. According to the group, using metrology infrastructure to drive trade in the continent had become imperative, pointing out that it would go a long way to complement the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AFCFTA). This was…
Rite Foods gets ISO 9001-2015 certificate to boost quality, service delivery
For putting in place a quality management system and demonstrating a commitment to customer satisfaction, as well as adherence to statutory and regulatory requirements in the country, Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has presented Rite Foods Limited with ISO 9001:2015 certificate.
SON designs system to maintain high standard of Nigerian products
To ensure that Nigeria manufacturing companies do not compromise the standards of their products, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has designed a system of getting feedback information from consumers of various food products to enable them know whether standards are being maintained or not.
ISO certifies Mouka’s processes
The Director General, SON, Osita Aboloma, explained that the feat recorded by the company would help to increase its efficiency, profitability while also reducing operating costs.
Nigeria, Japan advocate strengthened anti-counterfeiting measures
Worried that continued infringement on rights of investors’ intellectual properties may limit inflow of investments in the country, the Japanese government has sought...
Bill to improve local patronage at third reading phase, says Senate Committee
The Senate Committee on Industry has announced that the Procurement Act to ensure only locally produced goods are patronised by government agencies, parastatals and functionaries is at its third hearing.
FCMB gets management system certification
First City Monument Bank (FCMB), has been awarded the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) 9001:2015 certificate for Quality Management System.
SON destroys over 749 LPG cylinders for non-conformity to standards
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has destroyed over 749 substandard LPG cylinders in Katsina, following what it described as illicit trade of life endangering items to the public.