Hoodlums loot expired drugs in Kaduna – NAFDAC
National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has warned that the Drugs, food looted in
Kaduna are expired and dangerous.
in a statement issued by the state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan,
made available to newsmen in Kaduna on Sunday.
The agency said that the items were looted on October 24 in a warehouse located at Narayi in Chikun Local
Government Area of Kaduna State.
The looted items, it said, include expired, prohibited, and dangerous drugs, adding that anybody who consumed
such drugs risked serious illnesses and death.
NAFDAC also quoted the management of a food processing company, whose stores were also looted in Kakuri,
as saying that the stolen grains had been treated with chemical preservatives.
It said that such chemical preservatives had rendered the items as unsafe for consumption.
Hoodlums loot expired drugs, “Residents of Kaduna State are hereby notified to be vigilant and careful
about the sources of the food and medications they take and where they buy them, to avoid these dangers.