Genetically Modified Foods: Concerns over safety, Health
It is known that Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) deployment in Nigeria began at the twilight of the last administration when the National Assembly passed ...
Government to unveil revised incentives to facilitate trade
To further enhance trade facilitation, the Federal Government has announced intentions to unveil revised incentives for investors as part of holistic framework towards removing bottlenecks....
$100b for grabs as climate change pact enters into force
The landmark Paris agreement to address climate change has officially entered into force as the 22nd Climate Conference (COP22) opened in Marrakech, Morocco yesterday.
Senate panel bemoans forex loss over EU ban on beans export
The Senate yesterday bemoaned the economic effect of the three- year ban on the exportation of dried beans to European countries, saying it has depleted the nation’s foreign exchange earnings.
‘Nigerian laws are too lenient to punish drug offenders’
The immediate past director general of the National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Dr. Paul Orhii, has stated that Nigerian laws are too lenient and relax to punish drug counterfeiters.
Pharmacists insist on headship of NAFDAC, NIPRD, PCN
For better health care delivery in the country, the apex body of all pharmacists in Nigeria, the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN), has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that members are appointed...
NEC worries about importation of poisoned foods
The NEC, presided by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has the thirty-six state governors, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Minister of Budget and...
Angry workers lock out NAFDAC boss
Workers of the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration (NAFDAC) yesterday halted operational activities at the Abuja headquarters of the agency.