NAFDAC @25: Yahaya Bello Congratulates Agency, Says NAFDAC Has Done Well So Far.

Yahaya Bello with other guests.

The Governor Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello today, congratulated the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control, NAFDAC, and its management for their tireless efforts in saving lives through their effective quality control mechanism for over 24 years.


The governor who was amongst Special Guests at NAFDAC’s reception to celebrate this milestone of 25 years held at the presidential Villa, Abuja today, was full of joy for the agency and had these words for them.

Yahaya Bello: “I want to congratulate NAFDAC for their tireless dedication and commitment in ensuring that adulterated drugs and food substances have no place in our society today. They have been doing so for 25 years today irrespective of various challenges the agency have been facing in the hands of smugglers so, on a day like this, I join other well meaning Nigerians to congratulate the agency for their untiring efforts in fight against fake drugs and adulterated food substances”.

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari received the Grand Diamond Award at the event, presented to her by the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, while former Director General of the agency, late Prof. Dora Akunyili was given a posthumous lifetime achievement award which was received by her husband, Dr. Chike Akunyili