Home | News | Fake products worth millions of Naira set ablaze in Imo
We can’t sell petrol at N121.5 per litre – IPMAN
Majek Fashek: Obaseki, Festus Keyamo, Shehu Sani, others react to death of music legend

Fake products worth millions of Naira set ablaze in Imo





Adulterated and expired products ranging from canned drinks and cosmetics worth over millions of naira have been burnt to ashes in Imo State.

The exercise took place on Monday at Avu junction, Owerri, where the products were assembled for burning.

The Acting Director General of Consumer Protection Council, Imo State chapter, Lucy Obioma Okafor expressed regret at the level of substandard and adulterated products in the markets, insisting that the council will stop at nothing in ridding the State of such.

“We shall continue to burn every fake product in Imo State. Manufacturers of these substandard products should be careful because we won’t spare anyone.

“As a regulatory body, we are consumer-friendly and will fight to ensure the good health of our citizenry,” he said.

The DG, however, expressed delight that some traders and marketers selling fake products in the State had been exposed.

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE FROM: News Visit website



Loading...

view more articles

About Article Author

Chuka (Webby) Aniemeka
Chuka (Webby) Aniemeka

Chuka is an experienced certified web developer with an extensive background in computer science and 18+ years in web design &development. His previous experience ranges from redesigning existing website to solving complex technical problems with object-oriented programming. Very experienced with Microsoft SQL Server, PHP and advanced JavaScript. He loves to travel and watch movies.

View More Articles

100 Most Popular News

1 2 Displaying 1 - 100 of 166