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AstraZeneca Vaccine has no Side Effect –NAFDAC DG

Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, the Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, says the Astrazeneca vaccine recently inaugurated and distributed to states to treat COVID-19 has no side effect. Adeyeye, who stated this on Thursday in Abuja, shortly after she got vaccinated, said that NAFDAC went through the application dossier of […]Read More

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NAFDAC Receives Dossiers For Chinese Vaccine, Others For Evaluation –

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has received dossiers for the Chinese vaccine and three others for evaluation amid the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic in the country. This is according to the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, who addressed reporters in Abuja on Monday during a briefing by the Presidential Task […]Read More

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NAFDAC Blacklists Indian Company For Manufacturing Falsified Medicines

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has blacklisted Mars Remedies PVT Limited, India, for manufacturing falsified medicine for a pharmaceutical company in Nigeria. This is contained in a statement signed by the agency’s Director-General, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye on Tuesday in Abuja. The Director-General said that the agency also […]Read More

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FG stops alcohol in Sachets, Polythene

The Federal Government will soon phase out high concentration of alcohol in sachet and small Polyethylene Terephthalate and glass bottles in the country. Director-General of the National Agency for Foods and Drugs Administration and Control, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye indicated this in a statement over the weekend. She said: “NAFDAC under the auspices of the Federal […]Read More

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NAFDAC Ready To Work With Scientists On COVID-19 Drugs, Vaccines

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) will collaborate with indigenous scientists in the development of drugs or vaccines against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country. Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, NAFDAC Director-General, said the agency’s interventions would allow for documentation of such initiatives for global recording as potential vaccines or drugs […]Read More

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Nbc, Coca-cola Get Nafdac Commendation For Food Safety

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has commended the Nigerian Bottling Company Limited and Coca-Cola Nigeria for adherence to acceptable standards, guidelines and regulations necessary for food safety and quality. The Director General, NAFDAC, Prof. Moji Adeyeye, gave this commendation shortly after a tour of the NBC Ikeja plant. She commended […]Read More