Man docked for Importing Codeine worth N167m

National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFADC) has arraigned a businessman, Luke Mbah, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for allegedly importing drug containing codeine valued N167 million. Mbah was arraigned before Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo’s court, on a four count-charge of unlawful importation of Barcading with codeine cough syrup, Afrodic Diclofenac potassium caplets, Fees fine (cyprohetatine caplets) and De really extra Diclofenac sodium tablets. NAFADAC in the charge marked FHC/L/55c/19, alleged that the defendant, a resident of 9, Ehi Street, Ijesha, Lagos, on December 16, 2018, imported the…

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FAAN constitutes panel to investigate cause of fire incident

To unravel the immediate and remote cause of the fire incident that gutted three departments in the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN on Tuesday, April 11, the management of the authority has set up an investigative panel to investigate the incident. Speaking at the FAAN headquarters, the managing director of FAAN, Saleh Dunoma disclosed that in addition to the panel’s investigation, the Police will also carry out an under cover probe into the cause of the inferno to establish theories of conspiracy and possible sabotage. Dunoma noted that it…

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