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Illegal Drugs: NAFDAC To Destroy N198bn Seized Tramadol

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National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control NAFDAC said it is set to destroy Tramadol consignment valued at 198 billion naira which it impounded recently.

Director-General of the agency, Moji Adeyeye, made this known in a speech at an event to commemorate her one year in office in Abuja.

She said the drug would be burnt and added that NAFDAC had in the last one year, destroyed sub-standard and falsified medicines, unsafe drugs and unwholesome food and chemicals worth 3 billion naira.

Adeyeye said with the support of the Presidency, National Security Adviser’s office and sustained awareness campaign on the implications of NAFDAC’s absence at the ports, the agency returned to the ports in May, 2018.

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