The National Agency for food, Drugs and Cosmetics NAFDAC, has halted the production of Eva a coca-cola product due to change in content of the production… Here’s what NAFDAC wrote in a tweet.
NAFDAC implores distributors, wholesalers and retailers to immediately stop the distribution & sale of the affected Eva Premium Table Water 75cl.
They should return the stock of the affected product in their possession to Nigerian Bottling Company Ltd, Asejire, Ibadan, Oyo State.
NAFDAC, in a statement on its website, said the company had reported a change in colour of the product from colourless to light green.
The warning was delivered in a statement labelled ‘Public Alert No. 0011/2019. Recall of Eva Premium Table Water 75cl Due to Change in Colour and Presence of Particles.’
The statement said, “NAFDAC has directed the Nigerian Bottling Company Limited to recall Eva Premium Table Water 75cl as a precautionary step pending investigation by the agency.
The production of Eva Premium Table Water 75cl at Nigerian Bottling Company Limited, Asejire, Ibadan, Oyo State has been suspended pending the outcome of investigation being conducted by the Agency.#NafdacALERTS
— NAFDAC NIGERIA (@NafdacAgency) July 5, 2019
“The company voluntarily reported to NAFDAC on June 20, 2019, a change in colour of the product from colourless to light green and presence of particles in two lots.