National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has embarked on 3-day Re-Orientation and Training Programme across the Six Geo-Political Zones of the Country its its bid to reposition and retain its position as one of the Top Ten Regulatory Agencies in the world.
Acting Director – General of NAFDAC, Mrs. Yetunde Oni who flagged off the re-orientation programme said the key objective was to “re-align and re-orientate staff on transparency, accountability, dedication to duty and efficient service delivery”.
Oni explained that the programme was undertaken to “re-orientate staff towards these core values in the bid to reposition NAFDAC”. She stated that when the current management took over in February this year, “we promised to be decisive, firm, courageous, bold, accountable and transparent in running the affairs of the Agency”.
She emphasized that no reform process will be credible or sustainable without demonstrable service delivery as this is the key objective of current reform exercise at NAFDAC.
The NAFDAC boss appealed to all participants at the workshop to imbibe the culture of hard work, honesty and efficient service delivery to be in tandem with the change agenda of the Buhari administration.
The 3-day Orientation and Training Programme featured Paper Presentations on all Regulatory activities of NAFDAC such as Standard Operating Procedure for Inspections, Requirements and Processes for Products Registration, Investigation and Enforcement, Work Ethics and Communication within Public Service and Public Relations as tool of Effective Regulation.

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