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Deadly feud between two federal agencies

IT does appear government at the entre is playing the ostrich over its continued silence on the controversy trailing the back and forth arguments between two of its agencies on the use or ban of methyl bromide (an agrochemical used as soil sterilant and pesticide) by farmers for pest control. While the controversy has been on for about four months, the ministries which birthed these agencies are yet to give an official statement of clarification to guide the farmers and manufacturers of agricultural produce in the country aright.

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Eva Water is safe for consumption — NAFDAC

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, a regulatory agency responsible for regulating and controlling importation, manufacture and use of food, drugs and packaged water in Nigeria has said that Eva Water produced and bottled by Nigerian Bottling Company Limited is safe for consumption, assuring consumers and the general public of their safety.

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NAFDAC bans importation, manufacturing, hawking of Sniper 100ml packs

Concerned about the recent trend in the abuse and misuse of 100ml of Sniper insecticide and other brands of Agricultural formulations of Dichlorvos to carry out suicide, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has banned with immediate effect, the importation and manufacture of 100 ml pack size of Sniper and other agricultural formulations of Dichlorvos.

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NAFDAC alert: NBC withdraws contaminated Eva Water

LAGOS—FOLLOW-ING the public alert issued on two batches of its Eva Water (75cl) brands by the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, the Nigerian Bottling Company, NBC, has commenced withdrawal of the affected batches which were produced on 220519.14.27 AC4 and 230519.15.15 AC4 respectively.

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Eva bottled water is safe — NAFDAC

LAGOS—FOLLOWING its investigation of a default in two Eva bottled water produced and bottled by the Nigerian Bottling Company, NBC, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, says it has ascertained the safety of Eva Water. 

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