The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has not enlisted FanYogo Gin and Ginger beverage in Nigeria.
Its Director-General, Prof. Moji Adeyeye, made the illumination on Thursday in Abuja.
Adeyeye said that the beverage, which contained 12.5 percent liquor, and being circled in the online life, was not a result of Fan Milk Plc.
“The consideration of NAFDAC has been attracted to the pictures of Fan Milk “FanYogo Gin and Ginger” implied to contain 12.5 percent liquor being circled broadly to the overall population by means of online networking.
“The administration of NAFDAC is utilizing this medium to console the overall population that the said item isn’t enrolled by NAFDAC; isn’t known to NAFDAC and isn’t available for use in Nigeria.
“NAFDAC has done a careful examination at the office of Fan Milk Plc.
“We can affirm that no such item is being created by the organization and no load of bundling materials of the said “Fan Yogo Gin and Ginger” were found in the premises,” she said.
Adeyeye included that Fan Milk PLC had likewise advised NAFDAC that the said item did not begin from the organization.
“The organization, Fan Milk PLC, referred to NAFDAC as a maker of milk items, has likewise issued a letter to NAFDAC in which they alluded to the picture coursing in the news and web based life as a ‘false, wicked and vindictive picture’.
“The correspondence to NAFDAC incorporates the accompanying proclamations which we share underneath for the consolation of the overall population –
“The item or picture being referred to isn’t among any of the present Fan Milk Nigeria items as of now delivered in Nigeria and anyplace inside the West Africa Cluster.
“FanYogo is one of the brands created by Fan Milk Ghana Limited, one of our sister organizations. The indicated ‘FanYogo Gin and Ginger’ won’t be enrolled in Nigeria.
“The picture came to fore similarly as Fan Milk Ghana began an open survey to choose the arrival of another flavor.
“The pictures are the creative energy of some evil creators that have caught the chance to misshape the web based life space.
“The survey has since been closed down thinking about that kids might be presented to the pictures.
“The NAFDAC the board wishes to console the overall population that the organization is completely alive to her obligations, ” Adeyeye said.
She guaranteed people in general of the security, healthiness and nature of handled sustenances and other controlled items offered available to be purchased