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NAFDAC Sensitize Society On Dangers Of Drug Abuse

By Ibrahim Goronyo, Sokoto The National Food and Drug Administration and Control ( NAFDAC) has taken their sensitization programme to Sokoto State. Addressing the gathering, the Director-general of NAFDAC, Professor Mojisola Adeyeye, said the sensitization campaign is presently holding in

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Community Pharmacists Destroy Expired Drugs Worth N400m In FCT

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu Community Pharmacists under the aupices of  Association of Community Pharmacist of Nigeria (ACPN), a technical arm of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PCN) have destroyed expired drugs worth about N400m. Speaking  during the exercise  in Kuje area council

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Organisation Calls For Sack Of NAFDAC Principal Officers, Closure of Seven-Up

A non-governmental organization, Transparency Advocacy For Development Initiative, has called on the Federal Government of Nigeria to as a matter of urgency sack all principal officers of the National Agency for Food Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) as well as

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Don’t Use Expired Drugs Looted In NAFDAC Store – Kaduna Agency

The Kaduna State Bureau for Substance Abuse, Prevention and Treatment has warned against consuming drugs looted by Hoodlums at the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) Laboratory in Kaduna. Dr Joseph Maigari, the Director-General (DG) of

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NAFDAC Mulls Approval Of 21 Herbal Products

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says 21 herbal medicinal products are currently being processed by the agency for “Safe use” or Listing status.Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, the Director General of the agency, disclosed this in

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COVID-19: No Approved Drug, Vaccine For Now, Says NAFDAC

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has not approved any drug or vaccine for the treatment of COVID-19. The Director General of the agency, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, said in a statement on Saturday

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Non-medical Face Masks Can’t Prevent Spread Of Coronavirus – NAFDAC

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC)has warned that non-medical face masks cannot prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease adding that several washes, drying and stretching of the fabric mask over time can reduce its

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NAFDAC Orders Manufacturing Of Chloroquine For Clinical Trial, Treatment Of COVID-19

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has order for the manufacturing of Chloroquine for emergency stock for possible clinical treatment of COVID-19 patients. Prof. Mojisola  Adeyeye, the Director-General of NAFDAC, said in a statement on

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N3.2bn Fake Drugs Destroyed By NAFDAC

The Director General of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, Prof Mojisola Adeyeye, on Monday said that counterfeit drugs worth N3.2bn had been destroyed in the past two years, adding that 24 containers of falsified products, mainly

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Stop Consuming Non-Iodine Salt — NAFDAC

BY MARIAM SANNI, ABUJA The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has advised Nigerians to stop the consumption of non-iodine salt, saying “it is dangerous to human health.” Dr. Abubakar Jimoh, the Director of Public Affairs

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