SON targets conformity of locally- produced ventilators to global standards
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has said it will harmonise the production of various ventilators developed across the country to conform to uniformity in tandem with international standards and to achieve their manufacturing goals.
FG mulls standards for tomato value chain three years after import policy
The Federal Government, in line with its economic diversification policy, has developed draft codes of practices for the tomato value chain from planting, harvesting, processing and transportation to Storage.
SON reads riot act to importers of sub-standard goods
The Director General of SON, Osita Aboloma who gave this warning during the sensitisation campaigns to the Electronics Section of Alaba International Market in Lagos said, erring importers and traders should be prepared to face the wrath of the law.
SON, NERC renew collaboration to promote local content, export
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) and the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) have concluded plans to strengthen existing collaboration to promote increased local content...
Reps task SON on sensitisation against substandard goods
The House of Representatives Committee on Industry has charged the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) to step up its fight against substandard goods by increasing its level of engagement with the public.
Deploy self-regulatory mechanism to check influx of substandard goods- SON
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has urged electronic dealers at Alaba International Market in Lagos to deploy a self-regulatory mechanism to check the influx of substandard goods.
SON shuts down 13 steel companies over standards infractions
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has sealed 13 steel factories across the country for standards infractions.
SON clarifies demurrage concerns over SONCAP registration
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has debunked claims by some importers of a purported collapse of the agency’s online application portal used for processing offshore Conformity Assessment Program (SONCAP), for regulated imports into the country.
SON reiterates safe use of gas cylinders to check hazards
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has reiterated its warning to consumers on the safe use of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and other cylinders in view of recent explosions around the country involving the product.
Safeguarding Nigerian industries through standards under AfCFTA regime
Preparatory to the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), implementation in July 2020, there are concerns about how the Nigerian economy, especially the industrial sector...