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NAFDAC Cracks Down on Illegal Alcohol Production in Lagos Trade Fair Complex

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In its ongoing enforcement operation, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) through it’s Investigation & Enforcement Directorate, has uncovered illegal activities involving the production and distribution of various brands of alcoholic beverages at the Trade Fair Complex in Lagos State.

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According to a Tweet on its verified X formerly Twitter handle, the Agency acting on credible intelligence, officers discovered unauthorised production facilities operating within Shop 34, Shop 17/24, and attachment 17/2 in Niger 4 Plaza.

The team found mini plastic mixing tanks, improvised filters, cartons of empty bottles with intact labels, corks, packaging materials, and assorted already produced and packaged drinks.

 

Over 3,452 cartons of empty and filled bottles, valued at over two hundred and fifty million naira (₦250 million), were seized and evacuated from the location.

 

NAFDAC urges the public to remain vigilant and report suspicious activities to the nearest NAFDAC office, send an email to reforms@nafdac.gov.ng or call 0909 763 0506 and 0909 763 0507 (9am – 5pm).

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