Registers 2,153 outlets
By Joseph Erunke
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has sealed off 27 packaged water companies over unsatisfactory Good Manufacturing Practices,GMP, with over 2000 others registered within eight months.
The agency however, warned producers off packaged water in the country against compromising standards as it would not hesitate to clamp down on any found wanting.
The Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, who spoke through her representative and Director, Public Affairs, NAFDAC, Dr. Jimoh Abubakar, tasked producers of packaged water to be conscious of the enabling law on production of package water to avoid being on the other side of the law.
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Adeyeye spoke at the National Convention of the Association for Table Water Producers of Nigeria, ATWAP, with a theme:” Developing a packaged water industry as a catalyst to…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper