By ANGELA YOHANNA
The National Agency for Food Drugs Administration and control (NAFDAC) has issued an emergency high profile alert on counterfeit and poisonous substances being sold to unsuspecting victims for hair treatment.
According to NAFDAC in the warning issued on Saturday night, the product that poses serious threat to health is repackaged by dubious characters.
“NAFDAC intercept fake and counterfeit poisonous substances. Gnld’s Super GRO Plant treatment repackaged and sold as hair treatment to unsuspecting people. Be vigilant,” NAFDAC warned.
It would be recalled that NAFDAC which prides itself as an agency that is ‘Safeguarding the Health of the Nation’ has been at the forefront of preventing Nigerians from consuming or being exposed to fake, substandard or poisonous substances.