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22 Jul 2016
The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has in its recent operations in Gembu, Taraba impounded unregistered drugs worth N15 million.
14 Jul 2016
The National Agency For Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has arrested the Managing Director of Six Six Manufacturing Global Services Ltd, Mr. Zhao Shou Chum, a Chinese, and his clearing agent...
11 Jul 2016
The stakeholders’ position was encapsulated in a communiqué issued at the end of a recent Stakeholders’ forum on Phasing Down of Amalgam-The Alternatives in Nigeria held at Old Great hall, University of Lagos, Lagos.
10 Jul 2016
Though Nigeria is a global leader in cassava production, with average yield on farmers’ fields of about 14 tons per hectare, one of the limiting factors to increased production is poor weed control.
3 Jul 2016
The unavailability of potable water to residents of Abia over the years is worrying. The situation has forced residents to rely on streams and particularly, boreholes.
21 Jun 2016
Amid fears that Nigeria has adopted Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs), Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed has urged the people not to panic, saying they are not currently officially grown in the country.
14 Jun 2016
“We are confident that as true representatives of the Nigerian people, you will compel NAFDAC and other agencies to do their job properly.
12 Jun 2016
Three years on, consumers in Nigeria are well on the way to eating better quality maize in which there is lower level of aflatoxin, a potential carcinogen from the fungus, Aspergillus flavus.
5 Jun 2016
More than 1000 researchers from all over the world, will tomorrow, gather at Nicon Luxury Hotel, Abuja, for the 4th Clinical Trials Summit Scientific Programme scheduled to take place from June 6 to 8, 2016.
1 Jun 2016
In a unanimous decision, the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division yesterday upheld the conviction of the managers of Barewa Pharmaceutical Company, makers of My Pikin teething mixture ...
31 May 2016
The Acting Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Alhaji Abdulrazak Dangiri, yesterday said that no fewer than 5,000
26 May 2016
The United State Pharmacopeia (USP) has assisted the Nigerian Agency for Food and Drug Administrative Commission (NAFDAC) to develop a road map toward strengthening Post Marketing ...


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The Federal Government, in collaboration with Pan-African Manufacturers Association (PAMA), has announced plans to boost intra-Africa trade currently at 13 per cent, noting that with African Continental Free Trade Agreement...
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There would be dire consequences, the Organised Private Sector (OPS) stated, yesterday, in reaction to Federal Government’s suspension of the planned withdrawal of the subsidy regime announced on Monday.
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised its forecast on Nigeria’s output growth this year to 2.7 per cent, from 2.6 per cent projected in October.
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) risks mass defections if it fails to zone the 2023 presidency to Southern Nigeria, a group, Vanguard for Justice, has warned.
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Almost 66 years after commercial oil discovery in Oloibiri Oilfield, the current wave of divestment hitting the nation’s oil and gas industry has been deemed necessary to allow smaller entities contribute to economic activities...