Information on the approval for J & J, also known as Janssen Vaccine, was contained in a statement signed by the Director General of the agency, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, on Tuesday.
Cyril Monye, the South South Zone Public Relations Officer of the agency, announced this in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday.
NAFDAC’s coordinator in Bauchi Zone, Josephine Dalym, said at the exercise that products destroyed were confiscated from the six states in the North-East geo-political zone.
This was disclosed in a statement by the Director-General, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, that the federal government had identified MSMEs as very critical to the economy of the country.
The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), has assured that despite the current challenges facing Nigeria, the country’s ‘extremely bright…
This is coming at a time when the country is having deficit budget of N5.2 trillion.
Speaking at a one-day sensitisation organised by the agency in collaboration with Yobe State Government in Damaturu, the Director-General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, reiterated the critical role of MSMEs in economy.
Agba revealed this at the COVID-19 Transparency and Accountability Project (CTAP) Conference organised by Connected Development (CODE) in partnership with BudgIT civil society organisation in Abuja.
The Public Relations Officer of the unit, Jerry Attah, disclosed this in a statement, which quoted the Customs Area Controller, Zone C, Compt. Yusuf Lawal, that while N1.280 billion was generated from seizures from contraband, N7.6 million was raised as DN for cargoes that exited the seaports.
The Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, dropped the hint in Abuja while reiterating the agency’s resolve to ensure that only wholesome medicinal products and other regulated products are available in the markets for public use and consumption.
The Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, in a statement signed by Resident Media Consultant, Sayo Akintola, on Sunday, said the agency would stop at nothing to ensure that only safe food and other regulated products are available in the market for consumption and use by Nigerians.
The information was contained in a public alert signed by the NAFDAC Director-General, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, in Abuja on Monday.
The suit is coming in the wake of the controversy over Buhari’s travel to London for a “routine” medical check-up at a time the country’s resident doctors are on strike over unpaid salaries, upward review of hazard allowances, and COVID-19 care incentives, leaving millions of poor Nigerians without access to medical treatment.
The NPHCDA Executive Director, Dr. Faisal Shuaib, disclosed on the agency’s official Twitter handle.
The State Government also reiterated that only persons who fit into Phase one of the vaccination exercise which include; healthcare workers, COVID-19 response team (RRT), ports of entry staff, laboratory network, judiciary, military, police, other security agencies, petrol station workers, teachers, press, other frontline workers and persons of age 70 years above will be attended to at the vaccination sites as from Monday.
The destruction exercise took place in Kano and Awka, Anambra State.
The Chairman of the committee, Gali Sule, disclosed this during an interactive session on Saturday with the Kano State chapter of the Nigeria Union of Journalists.
Governor Fayemi received a dose of the vaccine at 11:55am, administered by the State Commissioner for Health and Human Services, Dr. Oyebanji Filani.
The Deputy Governor, Alhaji Baba Tela, said this while receiving the vaccines at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi.
Buhari was vaccinated by his personal physician, Dr. Suhayb Sanusi, at about 11.51am at a brief ceremony witnessed by top government officials at the New Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.