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11 Apr 2017
NAFDAC did not make an appearance in the suit and the official who testified had to be subpoenaed. During this witness’s testimony and cross examination, he said that the soft drinks become poisonous when they come in contact with vitamin C.
11 Apr 2017
A food nutritionist, Jide Omololu, described the recent outcry on the Benzoic Acid levels in the two soft drinks brands as amounting to ‘crying wolves where there are none’. “For me, the bottlers of these brands have never, in any way, erred.
29 Mar 2017
Fanta and Sprite, two of Nigeria’s favourite beverage brands, have been bottled and sold in this country since 1960 and 1961 respectively.
29 Mar 2017
The Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology (NIFST) has supported the Federal Ministry of Health’s endorsement of the Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC’s) products-Fanta and Sprite.  
29 Mar 2017
A Lagos court the other day ordered the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to compel the Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) Plc, to carry a mandatory warning on its Fanta...
21 Mar 2017
According to him, this becomes necessary as the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) was alleged to have filed an appeal and a motion to stay execution of a judgment on Sprite and Fanta soft drinks.
17 Mar 2017
So, here we are, the Nigerian Bottling Company finally responds to the decision by the Court that the National Agency For Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) orders the Nigerian Bottling Company...


Kenyans braced for Tuesday's high-stakes election, as millions prepared to vote for a new president in a tight race between Deputy President William Ruto and Raila Odinga, a veteran opposition leader now backed by the ruling party.
20 mins ago
The Kano State House of Assembly has mandated its standing committee on sports to investigate the relegation of Kano Pillars FC from the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL).
25 mins ago
The New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), governorship candidate in Gombe State, Alhaji Khamisu Mailantarki, has unveiled Hamma Tanimu Abubakar as his running mate for the 2023 election.
30 mins ago
The Police Command in Plateau has re-arrested one Mohammed Ibrahim, one of the inmates that escaped from the Jos custodial centre.
46 mins ago
At least four soldiers, two civilians and five assailants were killed on Sunday in an attack in a strategic border zone between Mali, Burkina Faso and Niger, Mali's army said.