Ehanire said this in a statement, signed by Olujimi Oyetomi, Director, Media in the ministry, on Tuesday in Abuja.
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The State Coordinator , Mohammed Muazu, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Bauchi on Thursday that the items were confiscated following a raid on shops carried out three days ago.
The NIA raised the alarm in a document it prepared on October 12, 2018 and sent to the country’s National Security Adviser, Nigeria Customs Services, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Standards Organisation of Nigeria and National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control
The command’s spokesperson, Saidu Abdullahi, made the disclosure in a statement released in Lagos on Wednesday.
Comptroller Lami Wushishi, the Customs Area Controller, Kirikiri Lighter Terminal Command, handed over the consignments to NAFDAC at the premises of the command
The two managements resolved to work together closely to monitor the quality of products that are delivered to the market after ascertaining that the right quality of products are taken out of the factory
The State Coordinator of the agency, Alhaji Suleiman Folorunsho, gave the warning during a mop up of imported foreign juices in shops and warehouses in Jalingo
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‘Now I want to say that somebody can build a cold room anywhere if the place is not prohibited. But in this case I understand there was a cold room on top of a sewage, a soak away pit. Of course you cannot use that kind of cold room to store stocks that you are going to use for the production of food’
Some of the products were said to have expired as far back as 2004, with some in 2013
Orhii said the agency would also promote and develop a mechanism to regulate herbal medicines to curb misleading herbal advertisement