About National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC)

NAFDAC was established by Decree 15 of 1993 as amended by Decree 19 of 1999 and now the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control Act Cap N1 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004.

 

 

This Act mandates NAFDAC to regulate and control the manufacture, importation, exportation, distribution, advertisement, sale and use of food, drugs, cosmetics, chemicals, detergents, medical devices and packaged water (Known as regulated products).

Email: nafdac@nafdac.gov.ng

Website: www.nafdac.gov.ng/

Office Address: Plot 2032, Olusegun Obasanjo Way Wuse Zone 7, Abuja

NAFDAC Cautions Media, Trado-Medics Against Illegal Adverts

On 24/Apr/2019

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned the media and traditional medicine practitioners against advertisement of unregistered products without confirmation from the agency. &[...]

NAFDAC Raises the Alarm over High Rate of Drug Abuse

On 22/Apr/2019

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) at the weekend raised the alarm over the high rate and prevalence of drug addicts in the country. The agency noted that Nigeria is leading in th[...]

Poorly Kept Animals Could Expose Consumers to Diseases – NAFDAC

On 12/Apr/2019

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, has said that long term exposure to low levels of contaminants in food obtained from animals that are poorly kept or fed with poor quality feeds exposes[...]

Community Pharmacists Task Adeyeye as NAFDAC Clocks 25

On 09/Apr/2019

Pharmacists under the auspices of the Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria, ACPN, have tasked the management of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration & Control, NAFDAC,  to reduce lea[...]

Reps Grill NAFDAC DG Over Unapproved Expenditure

On 09/Apr/2019

Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Healthcare Services on Monday grilled the Director-General of the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Professor Mojisola Adeyeye, fo[...]

NAFDAC Raises Alert on Fake Meningitis Vaccines

On 05/Apr/2019

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has alerted the Nigerians, especially health care providers, on the circulation of a fake meningitis vaccines circulating in Niger Republic. &[...]

NAFDAC Destroys Fake Products Worth N2.7B in Ogun State

On 04/Apr/2019

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has destroyed fake and substandard drugs and products worth N2.67 billion in its destruction site in Sagamu, Ogun State. Among the products d[...]

NAFDAC Alerts Public on Fake Cholera Vaccine

On 02/Apr/2019

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has alerted the public, especially healthcare providers, on the existence of fake Dukoral Oral Cholera vaccine circulating in Bangladesh. &nbs[...]

NAFDAC Destroys N2.8bn Unwholesome Products

On 02/Apr/2019

National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control, NAFDAC, yesterday destroyed expired, substandard and falsified medical products worth over 2.8 billion. Speaking during the exercise, NAFDAC Director Gener[...]

NAFDAC DG Accuses N’ Assembly of Demanding Bribe

On 02/Apr/2019

The Director General, National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, has accused some National Assembly members of demanding bribe during their oversight of her agency.[...]

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