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SON warns Bobo to sustain products quality

Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has warned  Bobo Food Beverages Limited not to compromise the quality of its range of milk products for the next three years. SON issued this warning during the presentation ceremony of Mandatory Conformity Assessment Progrmmme (MANCAP) certificate to the firm.

“In as much as you have worked hard to achieve this certification, henceforth , you have our consent to display MANCAP Logo on BoBo milk beverages so that consumers can know they are consuming high quality products,”said Director General SON, Dr. John Akanya.

He made it clear that the certification is valid for three years only, after which it will be re validated, stressing “ periodically, our surveillance officials will be coming to ensure you don’t cut back on quality.”

Represented by the Coordinator Zone 11 Lagos, Mrs. Chinyenre Egwuonu, he commended the company for their investment in state -of -the -art equipment which enable the company to have achieved the feat within three years of operation.

“For us this is just the beginning. Quality is a journey, and we’ll continue to do better,” said Managing Director, Tony Li.
This award is historic for Bobo because many companies came but they folded before getting NAFDAC or SON’s certification.   Bobo beverages is NAFDAC and now SON has deemed it fit to award us with MANCAP compliant approved.  We are able to achieve all these because of high quality,” said Regional Sales Manager, Curtis Adekunle.

“In Bobo, we produce using latest technology under strict condition with all quality control measures put in place in order to maintain the general standard for the use of Dairy Terms (CODEX STAN 206-1999 and international code of practice ie general principles of food hygiene,” said Quality Control Manager, Mrs. Eucharia Chime The company applied for MANCAP certifications two years ago, and after SON had conducted several checks on the company’s General Manufacturing Practice , from raw materials, labelling, packaging etc, it endorsed the company for haven met all the required standards .


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