Kano State Task Force Committee on Counterfeit, Fake, Substandard Drugs and Unwholesome Processed Foods has today confiscated expired and counterfeit drugs worth over one million Naira from the shop of one Mr. Chinedu Adis of no. DR 4 Muhammadu Abubakar Rimi Sabon Gari market.
This was contained in a statement issued to PRIME TIME NEWS on Thursday and signed by the Information Officer, Ministry of Health Kano State, Hadiza Namadi.
Receiving the seized goods from the Taskforce chairman, Pharm. Gali Sule, the Permanent Secretary of the state Ministry of Health, Amina A. Musa, reiterated the determination of Kano State Government to stamp out the menace of drug abuse and circulation of fake drugs and unwholesome processed food items.
Amina thanked members of the Taskforce and assured them of government continued support at all time for the successful discharge of their noble assignment.
The Chairman of the Taskforce disclosed that the suspect will be prosecuted as soon as investigation is completed.