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NAFDAC raids counterfeiter’s lair in Lagos, Abuja; impounds wines and spirits worth millions

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Friday raided a shop at the popular Oke-Arin market, Balogun, Lagos State and arrested a trader who allegedly manufactures and bottles counterfeit wines and spirits.

The agency said that they acted on a tip-off about some individuals who deal on counterfeit wines and spirits of popular brands.

The enforcement team of NAFDAC said they discovered labeling materials, corks, funnel, filters and empty bottles of registered liquor brands in a shop on Isa Williams Street, Oke-Arin Market, Balogun.

Lagos Business Man arraigned in court over production, sale of fake Moet

A 43-years old Lagos business man, Julian Madu, on Friday, pleaded guilty at a Federal High Court in Lagos, to a three-count charge bordering on the production and sale of unregistered Moet wine.

The Prosecutor, Mr Shamaku Umar, asked the court to remand the accused in custody until a date is fixed for review of facts.