National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC)

Parent Organization: FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH

Type: Agency

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The Agency

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Finances
  • Staff size n/a
  • Revenues (IGR) n/a
  • Budget Allocation () ₦3,881,684,195.00
  • Recurrent Expenditure ₦3,649,894,269.00
  • Capital Expenditure ₦231,789,926.00

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Establishment Act

NATIONAL AGENCY FOR FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION AND CONTROL ACT

31_Law_National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC).pdf
Areas of statutory responsibilities and functions

• Regulate and control the importation, exportation, manufacture, advertisement, distribution, sale and use of regulated products.
• Conduct appropriate tests and ensure compliance with standard specifications.
• Undertake appropriate investigation of the production premises and raw materials of regulated products.
• Compile standard specifications, regulations, and guidelines for the production, importation, exportation, sale and distribution of regulated products.
• Control the exportation and issue quality certification of regulated products intended for export.
• Establish and maintain relevant laboratories for the performance of its functions.
• Ensure that the use of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances are limited to medical and scientific use only.
• Undertake the registration of food, drugs, medical devices, bottled water and chemicals.
• Undertake inspection of imported regulated products.
Pronounce on the quality and safety of regulated products after appropriate analysis.

Departments
  1. REGISTRATION AND REGULATORY AFFAIRS DIRECTORATE (R&R)
  2. LABORATORY SERVICE DIRECTORATE.
  3. PORTS INSPECTORATE DIRECTORATE.
  4. ESTABLISHMENT INSPECTION DIRECTORATE (EID)
  5. ENFORCEMENT DIRECTORATE.
  6. NARCOTICS AND CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES DIRECTORATE.
  7. PLANNING, RESEARCH AND STATISTICS DIRECTORATE (PR&S).
  8. FINANCE AND ACCOUNTS DIRECTORATE.
  9. ADMINISTRATION AND HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTORATE
Addresses/Contact info of offices in all States and in FCT

CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS ABUJA

PLOT 2032 OLUSEGUN OBASANJO WAY, WUSE ZONE, 7, ABUJA.

Telephone : 09-6718008, 09-5240996

Email : nafdac@nafdac.gov.ng

 

LAGOS HEAD-OFFICE

3/5 OSHODI EXPRESSWAY, OSHODI LAGOS

Telephone : 01-4524259, 01-4524270, 01-4731018

Email : nafdac@nafdac.gov.ng

 

Jos: North Central Zone

Federal Secretariat, 6th Floor, Jos.   

 

Benue: North Central Zone

Federal Secretariat, Blk. A North, GF Rooms 7&8, PMB102316, Makurdi. 

 

Nasarawa: North Central Zone

Makurdi Road, Lafia, Nasarawa State.         

 

Kogi: North Central Zone,

Lokongoma Phase 1, by Pacific Hotel Road, PMB1130, Lokoja, Kogi State.          

 

Niger: North Central Zone

Federal Secretariat, PMB 102, Minna, Niger State.  

 

Kwara: North Central Zone

Federal Secretariat, Fate Road, Ilorin, Kwara State. 

 

Bauchi: North East Zone

Federal Secretariat, Rooms 022/027, Nasarawa Road, PMB 104, Bauchi  

 

Yobe: North East Zone

Federal Secretariat, Damaturu, Yobe State. 

 

Gombe: North East Zone

 

Taraba: North East Zone

 

Borno: North East Zone

NAFDAC Laboratory Complex

 

Adamawa: North East Zone

Federal Secretariat, Rooms 057/058, P.M. B 2080, Malamure Road, Yola, Adamawa      

 

Kaduna: North West Zone

Federal Secretariat, Zaria Road, P.M.B 2059, Kaduna

 

Enugu: South East Zone

Federal Secretariat, Independence Layout, Enugu.

 

Ebonyi: South East Zone

Borno: North East Zone

Federal Secretariat, Maiduguri, Borno State.

 

Imo: South East Zone

Federal Secretariat Complex, Owerri, Imo State.

 

Rivers: South South Zone

Federal Secretariat, Port Harcourt.

 

Akwa- Ibom: South South Zone

Federal Secretariat, Abak Road, Uyo, Akwa- Ibom State.   

 

Cross River: South South Zone

Federal Secretariat, 3rd Floor, Murtala Mohammed Way, Calabar, Cross River State.      

 

Rivers: South South Zone

Federal Secretariat, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

 

Bayelsa: South South Zone

Mbiama Road, Okaka, Ekpie, P. M. B 86, Yenegoa, Bayelsa State.           

 

Edo: South South Zone          

Federal Secretariat, Benin City, Edo 

 

Delta: South South Zone

Federal Secretariat, Asaba, Delta State.

 

Oyo: South West Zone

Federal Secretariat, Jericho, Ibadan

 

Osun: South West Zone

Federal Secretariat, Osogbo, Osun State.

 

Ekiti: South West Zone

Ayeni Garage, Opopogboro Road, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State.

 

Ondo: South West Zone

Fedreal Secretariat, Akure, Ondo State.       

 

Abia: Special Zone

 

Kano: Special Zone

Federal Secretariat, kano      

 

Lagos: Special Zone  

NAFDAC Office Complex, Oshodi, Lagos    

 

Ogun: Special Zone   

Federal Secretariat, Abeokuta, Ogun State. 

 

Anambra: Special Zones