NAFDAC raised alarms over fake chloroquine in circulation

The National Agency for Food and Drug, Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has alerted Nigerians on the circulation of fake chloroquine phosphate 250mg tablets.

In a statement issued in Abuja, the director-general of the agency, Mojisola Adeyeye, said the NAFDAC was notified by the World Health Organization, WHO, of the circulation of the [...]

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Lockdown: CBN wants undisrupted bank services

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, says a presidential approval has been obtained to permit critical financial services to function during the period of lockdown in some parts of the country to stem the spread of COVID-19.

The apex bank in a statement by its Director of Corporate Communications, Mr Isaac Okorafor, urged relevant security a [...]

Mon, 06 April 2020

Tanker drivers continue operations as lockdown enters week 2

As the lockdown to curb the spread of Covid-19 in Nigeria enters week two, petroleum tanker drivers have sustained the distribution of petroleum products across the country to ensure availability of products while the restriction lasts.

In a statement, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, commended the tanker drivers’ [...]

Mon, 06 April 2020

NAFDAC raised alarms over fake chloroquine in circulation

The National Agency for Food and Drug, Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has alerted Nigerians on the circulation of fake chloroquine phosphate 250mg tablets.

In a statement issued in Abuja, the director-general of the agency, Mojisola Adeyeye, said the NAFDAC was notified by the World Health Organization, WHO, of the circulation of the [...]

Thu, 09 April 2020

Zenith Bank introduces automated voice banking service

Zenith Bank Plc, Nigeria’s leading financial institution, has introduced an automated voice banking service, an interactive voice response, IVR, solution which enables customers to perform basic banking transactions by dialing a dedicated phone line through their registered phone numbers and following the prompts.

By simply dialing [...]

Thu, 09 April 2020

Covid-19: NIMASA presents ventilators, response vessels to Lagos state

The Director General, of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has presented a number of medical equipment and items including ventilators, ambulance, buses and response vessels to the Lagos state government towards the fight against the spread of Covid-19.

Speaking at the presentation ceremony, Jam [...]

Thu, 09 April 2020

Nigeria and the Life After

 

In Nigeria, my country of close to 200 million people, the COVID-19 lockdown began on March 30 in Lagos, Ogun and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). As with nations the world over we are following the advice of a scientifically-led national action plan to halt and then defeat the spread of the virus by staying at home to [...]

Tue, 07 April 2020

Nigeria adopts ISO standards on turbine, marine fuel

Nigeria has reached a consensus to adopt the International Organisation for Standardisation, ISO, standards for turbine and marine fuel as Nigeria Industrial Standard, NIS.

The Standard Organisation of Nigeria, SON, said in a statement that the move conforms to international safety regulations, limiting Sulphur content in heavy fuel oils, [...]

Mon, 06 April 2020

NMI expands calibration services across Nigeria

As part of efforts to ensure accuracy of measurements in industry, trade and commerce, the National Metrology Institute, NMI, Enugu, says it is expanding services to all parts of Nigeria.

 

Mon, 06 April 2020

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PhotoNAFDAC raised alarms over fake chloroquine in circulation

The National Agency for Food and Drug, Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has alerted Nigerians on the circulation of fake chloroquine phosphate 2 [...]

09 April 2020

PhotoZenith Bank introduces automated voice banking service

Zenith Bank Plc, Nigeria’s leading financial institution, has introduced an automated voice banking service, an interactive voice response, I [...]

09 April 2020