NAFDAC clears 6,000 applications in 6mths

By Mustapha Sumaila The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has cleared backlog of 6,000 applications for registration of products within six months. The Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Moji Adeyeye, disclosed this while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on her achievements in the last six […]

RCE MINNA COMMEMORATES WORLD EENVIRONMENT DAY 2018 

Every June 5th, the world is united in commemorating and celebrating the environment. RCE Minna has since 2011 keyed into this global event, organizing different programs and projects to mark the day as part of its mandate in preaching Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), achieving the Global Action Program (GAP) and Agenda 2030. This year’s […]

I’m ready to meet Trump says Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that he is ready to hold a summit with President Trump whenever the U.S. is ready, the AP reports. Putin during a visit to China also “welcomed Trump’s call to bring Moscow back into the G7’’. He said that he shares Trump’s concern about the escalation of an arms race […]

Ministry defends new excise duty on alcoholic drinks

The Federal Ministry of Finance said the new excise duty rates on alcohol and cigarettes, which came into effect on  June 4, was not targeted at destroying local manufacturers. Mr Hassan Dodo, the Director of Information, Federal Ministry of Finance said  this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. According to him, the purpose of introducing […]

World Cup: Enugu Police assures viewers of security

Enugu State Police Command says it will provide adequate protection for residents during the World Cup through its 24-hour patrol and surveillance. The Command’s spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, gave the assurance in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Enugu. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nigeria’s Super Eagles […]

35 containers of Tramadol seized at ports-NAFDAC

Prof. Moji Adeyeye, Director General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says no fewer than 35 containers of Tramadol have been seized at various ports in the country. Adeyeye disclosed this while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Sunday. She said nine out of the seized […]