Nigeria : NAFDAC wants 60% of medicines to be manufactured locally

The NFADAC (National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control) Director said at a press conference that the Agency is encouraging local product manufacturing. She added that the Agency was now developing innovation from local manufacturers by giving five-year market exclusivity to innovative companies with the capacity to meet the country’s demand. The NAFDAC Director wants 60% of medicines which are sold in Nigeria to be manufactured locally.

Source : www.newtelegraphng.com

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