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NAFDAC Introduces Whistle-Blowing on Fake Drugs

NAFDAC Introduces Whistle-Blowing on Fake Drugs

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The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has called on Nigerians to report any form of illegal drug production in their environments. Prof. Christiana Adeyeye, NAFDAC Director-General, stated this during the ongoing 8th Annual Symposium of the Health Writers’ Association of Nigeria (HEWAN) in Lagos. He urged Nigerians to employ Whistle blowing technique against fake drugs. The director-general represented by Mrs Abayomi Bolaji, Deputy Director said the lack of manpower was to blame for increase in circulation of fake drugs and abuse. He appealed to the public to join hands with NAFDAC in the fight against drug counterfeiting. He said “One of the greatest challenges of the agency is shortage of manpower because Nigeria is a large and complex