Thursday, 1st June 2023


12 May
Farouk Salim
26 Apr
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) says it is continually committed to driving initiatives that will promote the development of Halal products standards in Nigeria.
21 Apr
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has stated that plans are underway to introduce an initiative called the Product Authentication Mark (PAM) to checkmate the influx of substandard goods into the country.
11 Apr
The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) is already working with the National Assembly to amend its Act to enable it to prosecute and sentence to jail producers of fake drugs and other products.
7 Apr
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has warned that second-hand tyres remain banned as they constitute a danger to road users. SON’s Director General, Farouk Salim, said this at a sensitisation and training programme
31 Mar
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has announced plans to eradicate quacks involved in management system practice in the country.
11 Mar
The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC), has ranked the Nigeria Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON) and five top Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs) as top compliant with the Executive Order on Transparency and Efficiency in the Nigerian Business Environment.
10 Mar
The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has renewed its commitment to facilitate international trade for products and prevent Nigeria from becoming a dumping ground for substandard products from other countries.
27 Feb
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said it is currently working with the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) to develop standards that would make the country's commodities acceptable in the international market.
15 Feb
The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has extolled the Standards Organisation of Nigeria's (SON) quest to promote made-in-Nigeria products in the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) through calibration.
8 Feb
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has called on the public to report any substandard product to complement its efforts of eliminating fake goods in the country.
12 Jan
Players in the power, manufacturing and Information Communications Technology (ICT) sectors might experience stricter regulations in the interest of consumers this year, Executive Vice Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission ...


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