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NAFDAC ENGAGES FIGHT ON FAKE DRUGS WITH PUBLIC RELATIONS MECHANISM

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Determined to bring to a halt the activities of counterfeit producers of fake drugs, NAFDAC has reiterated her position on the use of public relations mechanism to sensitize the public on the need to forestall patronage of fake drugs by unsuspecting consumers.

Speaking on a political and current affairs program, Arena 36+1, on BOSSFM 95.5 Abuja, Jimoh Abubakar, the Director of Public Affairs, the National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, revealed the numerous achievements his agency has achieved using public relations and a multiplicity of approaches to safeguard Nigeria’s public health.

HE stressed that they have not rested on their oars in drawing synergy with stakeholders and sister agencies in the fight against the preponderance of fake drugs in Nigeria.

Jimoh, the spokesperson of NAFDAC, employed that Nigeria needs to do more as a nation in winning the war with the entrenchment of the adequate legal framework to ensure holistic enforcement juxtaposing the issues of funds even as he called on Nigerian to get on the fight against fake drugs.