N1.3trn worth of tramadol seized by NAFDAC – DG

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) stopped 31 containers of Tramadol worth N1.3 trillion from entering Nigeria upon receiving information from a reliable source. The NAFDAC Director-General, Prof Mojisola Adeyeye, who disclosed this on Saturday, added that about 24 suspects were apprehended after the interception, indicating an improvement in the health…

Water, only ingredient Pharmaceutical Companies don’t import- NAFDAC

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has revealed that the only ingredient Nigerian pharmaceutical companies do not import is water. DailyTimes gathered that Director-General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye made this known on Saturday during an interview on ChannelsTv. READ ALSO: UK signs up for 60m doses of potential Coronavirus…

COVID-19:We did not approve Paxherbal for treatment of symptoms – NAFDAC

By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE National Agency for Food And  Drug Administration And Control, NAFDAC,has denied approving Paxherbal for the treatment of symptoms associated with COVID-19. The agency, in a statement, Saturday, by its Director General, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye,insisted reports “circulating in the social media that NAFDAC has approved Paxherbal product “specifically  for treating symptoms associated…

NAFDAC warns consumers in Borno to be wary of unregistered hand sanitisers

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), on Saturday warned consumers in Borno to avoid unregistered hand sanitisers which might contain substances that could be toxic and harmful. The NAFDAC’s state Coordinator, Mr. Nasiru Mato, gave the warning in an interview…

COVID-19: NAFDAC processing 21 Herbal medicinal products

Says Pax Herbal CUGZIN is safe for consumption, not Coronavirus treatment The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) By Chioma Obinna The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, on Saturday, disclosed that 21 herbal medicinal products which their manufacturers claim to be an immune booster against symptoms…

NAFDAC warns consumers in Borno to be wary of unregistered hand sanitisers

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), on Saturday warned consumers in Borno to avoid unregistered hand sanitizers which might contain substances that could be toxic and harmful. The NAFDAC’s state Coordinator, Mr Nasiru Mato, gave the warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN), in Maiduguri on Saturday. Mato…

NAFDAC disrupts unveiling of COVID-19 Herb in Ogun

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) James Ogunnaike – Abeokuta There was a mild drama in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital on Thursday when officials of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) disrupted the unveiling of an anti-coronavirus herbal syrup. The incident happened at Centenary…