Kano task force intercepts suspected fake drugs worth N1m

The Kano State Counterfeit and Fake Drugs has intercepted suspected fake drugs worth one million naira at two different locations.

The Chairman of the , Mr Ghali Sule, who disclosed this Sunday in Kano, said first consignment was intercepted at Malam Kato Motor Park.

According to him, the second consignment was discovered at the Muhammadu Abubakar Rimi Market.

He said seized drugs would be handed over to the Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) for further investigations.

Sule called all to support the and Kano State governments in the fight against fake and illicit drugs.

Commenting, the state Commissioner of Health, Dr Aminu Tsanyawa, reiterated the determination of the state government to ensure of quality drugs in public health facilities.

”The state government has finalised plans to establish a bureau for control and management,” he added.