Kano govt. destroys expired products worth N90m



The State Primary Health Care Management Board it has destroyed some expired worth N90 million at various markets in the state.

This was contained in a by the board’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Maikudi Marafa, on .

It said the Executive Secretary of the Board, Tijjani Husain, represented by the , Environmental And Public Health, Alhaji Usman Rabiu, led the team that destroyed the expired .

According to Husain, the exercise was aimed at protecting public health against hazardous , especially with the coming of the Ramadan.

The further said the exercise was conducted after receiving a court order, directing the destruction of the expired products.

The Board called on the citizens of the state to be vigilant in order to avoid the of expired products.

The News of Nigeria (NAN) reports destroyed expired products included, drugs, baking powder, minerals and exotics drinks.

It was gathered state had intensified vigilance on fake, expired foods and drinks about a month ago. (NAN)