Katsina State Office of the Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has destroyed expired and substandard products worth N3millions. The exercise conducted at Katsina destruction site was witnessed by mammoth crowed of the residents and the organisation’s partners.
Speaking shortly before the destruction, the Katsina State coordinator of the organisation – Muhammadu Usman said the products were seized from markets and supermarkets. His also said the estimates of the products is over N3million.
He added “as you can see, we’re here to destroy them so that the products will not circulate within the society and cause harm”. He also added that “our job is to save the lives of consumers”.