NAFDAC Destroys N89 Million Counterfeit Drugs

NAFDAC Destroys N89 Million Counterfeit Drugs

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has seized and destroyed counterfeit and expired drugs and unwholesome regulated products worth N89 Million in Plateau state.

It has also partnered the state government to sensitize the youths of the state on the grave dangers of indulging in illicit drugs. Acting Director General of the agency, Mrs. Yetunde Oni, disclosed this during a working visit to the state.

Oni, who was represented by the Director of Special Duties of NAFDAC, Dr. Abubakar Jimoh, during the destruction exercise at Ratt village of Barkin Ladi local government area of the state, noted that “some of the products were voluntarily submitted to NAFDAC by various government and non-governmental organisations, while others were mopped-up from open market via enforcement activities and surveillance system of the agency.” Read more

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