Thursday, 28th September 2023


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 ...
28 Dec 2022
The Director General of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Mallam Farouk Salim, has said the agency would intensify its campaign to make made-in-Nigeria products compete favourably in the international market.
26 Nov 2022
Initiated to focus on women's empowerment for export through clustering and collaborations, the Nigeria chapter of the African Women Empowerment Programme (AWEP) is set to hold its annual general meeting and conference.
23 Nov 2022
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has charged industries to support the amendment of the SON Act of the establishment to further empower the agency in its fight against substandard products in Nigeria.
18 Nov 2022
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has urged Nigerian consumers to always insist on patronising made-in-Nigeria products, noting that the move would help to combat the influx of fake and substandard goods...
7 Nov 2022
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has flagged off a free nationwide calibration for industries to ensure equity and fairness in measurement to enable Nigerian products to compete in the global market.
5 Nov 2022
South Korean superstar Son Heung-min has undergone a successful surgery following a facial injury, the country's football federation said Saturday, but declined to say if he will be ready for the World Cup in Qatar.
26 Oct 2022
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has announced plans to achieve a 70 per cent target reduction of emissions across its offices in the country.


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