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NAFDAC halts sale of unsealed rice in unauthorised packaging at Maiduguri market  

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NAFDAC DG Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye1

The National Agency of Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has announced that it has halted the sale of unsealed rice in unauthorised packaging at Maiduguri market. 

In a recent surveillance operation conducted on Monday, February 12, 2024, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) took swift action to address a violation observed at Ahmadu Bello Way, Monday Market, Bakin Kasuwa, Lungun Ali Wurin Yankan Taya, Maiduguri, Borno State.  

Triovee Limited was found engaging in the unauthorized packaging of raw rice in branded bags during the operation. 

This decisive action by NAFDAC underscores its dedication to safeguarding consumer health and ensuring strict adherence to regulatory standards in the food sector.  

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