SON Confiscates N22.7bn Worth Of Substandard Goods
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) says over N20 billion worth of substandard goods have been seized so far this year.
The Director-General of SON Mr Osita Aboloma made this known in Lagos at a maritime stakeholder’s awareness forum.
Mr Osita Aboloma stated that most of the seized goods included electronic cables, tyres, lubricants, LPG cylinders and unfortified sugar.
The SON DG represented by A Director in the Director General’s office, Kabir Mohammed, lamented that the non-involvement of SON at some Ports of entry in the country operations has continued to pose challenges, particularly to the agency’s compliance and monitoring units.