The state Coordinator of NAFDAC, Mr Nasiru Mato disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Kaduna.
“The focus of the re – appraisal visit to the bakeries by NAFDAC in the state is to ensure that bakers regularise their licences, adhere to Good Hygiene Practice, among other stipulated laid down regulatory requirements.
“During the visit, total of six defaulting bakeries were placed on HOLD as first line of sanction for various irregularities.
He said NAFDAC would continue to ensure that manufacturers of all regulated products did what was right within the ambit of the agency’s regulations and guidelines for a healthy citizenry.
“The Agency will always remain resolute in the discharge of its responsibilities of safeguarding public health and will not hesitate in applying the full wrath of the law on any non – compliant and violating manufacturer.’’(NAN)