The Nationwide Company for Meals and Medication Administration and Management ( NAFDAC ) has alerted normal public against consumption of TL Tan Lung and TLC brands of canned sardine.
At a press briefing in Abuja in the present day, the Director-Basic of NAFDAC, Prof. Moji Adeyeye, defined that TL Tan Lung and TLC brands had been produced by Chinese language corporations generally known as Fujian Yongfa Co. Ltd, and Dongshan Dongyi Meals Co. Ltd., respectively.
She stated that NAFDAC had been notified that the Malaysian Ministry of Well being on April 20, 2018 in Kuala Lumpar Malaysia, recalled the two canned sardine merchandise. The NAFDAC boss stated that the merchandise didn’t adjust to the requirements set by 1983 Meals Act and was recalled because of presence of nematode parasitic worms within the merchandise.
“Anyone in possession of the unwholesome canned sardines ought to submit them to the closest NAFDAC Workplace. Shoppers are inspired to report all opposed occasions ensuing from the use of these merchandise to the closest NAFDAC workplace,” she stated.
The director-general cautioned all importers to not import the affected canned sardines into the nation.