Home / Tag Archives: National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC)

Tag Archives: National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC)

Ignore trending video on social media over Blue Band spread, CPC tells Nigerians

CPC logo

The leadership of the Consumer Protection Council (CPC) has advised Nigerians to ignore the viral video trying to suggest that Unilever’s Blue Band Spread is not safe. The CPC in a statement averred that the products inability to melt under heat does not make it or any other spread unsafe for consumption. In a statement, the federal agency observed that ...

Read More »

Carbide ripened foodstuffs, plantain cause cancer, kidney failure–NAFDAC alerts

NAFDAC 66

Nigerians fond of consuming foodstuffs and fruits including Banana and Plantains forced to ripe with any chemical substance including calcium carbide are likely to die young or suffer heart, kidney and liver failure. This is the official position of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). The agency gave the warning earlier this week in Abuja ...

Read More »

States’ One-Stop-Shop for MSMEs to stimulate economy—FG

MSMEs

The federal Government has explained the rationale behind the move to launch One-Stop-Shop for MSMEs across the state beginning with seven states, saying the idea is to deepen the growth of the sub sector which is key to economy stability. Government also noted that the launch is to significantly spur Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs) in the country. ...

Read More »