Standards Organisation of Nigeria Apprehends Engine Oil Counterfeiters

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has nabbed a syndicate that specializes in adulteration of engine oil for sale to unsuspecting members of the public.   The Director general, SON said that the arrest took place at tipper garage, in the Jahi area of Abuja, with SON operation  team sealing the premises where the illicit activity…

Standards Org. of Nigeria Staff, Stakeholders Undergoes Training On Vehicle Inspection

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON),  commenced the training of its staffers and other stakeholders on vehicle inspection and compliance with standards. The Director-General, SON, Mr Osita Aboloma, was represented by Mr Dauda Yakubu, Regional Coordinator, North West, at the training. The two-day event holding in Sokoto, drew participants from the nineteen northern states.  …

SON Canvasses Ways Out of Glut For Egg Markets

the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has advised poultry farmers across the country to channel their energies towards increased production of egg powder as one of the ways out of the current glut in the egg market.      Egg powder production requires special machines which processes egg from its original form to powder for other…

SON, NAFDAC Reiterate Commitment To Ease Of Doing Business

  The Director General of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria, Mr. Osita Aboloma has reiterated his agency’s commitment to promoting the ease of doing business among local industries in the food and beverages sector by exempting them from payment of some service charges among other concessions. Mr. Aboloma who made this assertion during a working…

Standards Organisation of Nigeria Wants Nigerians to Buy Certified Products

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) on Friday advised Nigerians to patronise only its certified products to enable them get value for their money. The organisation also promised to continue to flush out substandard products. Its Director-General, Dr Osita Aboloma, made the call at the SON Special Day at the ongoing 2017 Enugu International Trade…

FRSC Not involved In Speed Limiter Sale ~ Spokesman

FRSC On Speed Limiter The Federal Road Safety Corps (FSRC) has reaffirmed its position of non-involvement in the marketing speed limiting devices for vehicles in the country. Spokesman of the agency, Mr Bisi Kazeem, told the newsmen in Abuja on Friday that accredited vendors were in charge of sale and calibration of the device, and…

SON burst syndicate repackaging expired products

Men of the Standard Organisation of Nigeria, SON, following a tip-off, raided about eight flats where all sorts of cosmetics and household consumables which have expired many years ago are repackaged for sale. SON Director of Monitoring & Compliance, Engr. Bede Obayi, who conducted news men round the building where the expired products are being…