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Codeine scandal: NAFDAC shuts down Emzor, 2 others

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control NAFDAC has shuts down Peace Standard Pharmaceutical Limited; Bioraj Pharmaceutical Limited and Emzor Pharmaceuticals Ind. Ltd., that were implicated in the codeine syrup crisis. The DG of NAFDAC, Prof Mojisola Adeyeye, disclosing this in a statement stated that the action was …

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Fire breaks out at NAFDAC building

The headquarters of the food and drug regulator, NAFDAC, in the Wuse area of Abuja is currently on fire. The cause of the blaze is not known yet. According Premium Times, a source said the fire started at about 6:20 a.m. and that fire service officials arrived late.

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Sen. Isiaka Adeleke died of drug overdose – Coroner

Sen. Isiaka Adeleke

The Coroner appointed by the Osun Government to investigate the cause of death of Sen. Isiaka Adeleke has declared that his death was caused by drug overdose. The Coroner, Chief Magistrate Olusegun Ayilara while giving his verdict in Osogbo on Tuesday, said all the evidence before him in no way …

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Adeleke’s Death: Coroner Fixes May 29 For Verdict

The Coroner Inquest set up by Osun Government to investigate the cause of the death of Sen. Isiaka Adeleke has fixed May 29 to release its findings. The Coroner, Chief Magistrate Olusegun Ayilara made this known during the court’s sitting on Monday in Osogbo. Ayilara said that the court commenced …

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CBN, FIRS, 32 agencies 8 months late on Budget submission

The Senate on Tuesday frowned at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and 32 other parastatals and agencies of government for failing to submit their 2017 budget proposal eight months after they were due to have been submitted. Following a point of Order raised by …

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Sen. Isiaka Adeleke Died Of Overdose Of Banned Drugs – LAUTECH CMD

The Chief Medical Director of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, Prof Akeem Lasisi, has testified that the late Senator Isiaka Adeleke, was given an overdose of banned injections. Testifying before the Olusegun Ayilara-led coroner set up by Governor Rauf Aregbesola in Osogbo, on Monday, Lasisi, speaking …

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CPC warns against new unregistered products

The Consumer Protection Council (CPC) has urged Nigerians to be wary of some new and unregistered products being introduced into markets, saying many of such products were injurious to health. Mr Garuba Ahmad, the South-West Zonal Coordinator of the council, made the call in an interview with the News Agency …

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