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SON Accredits 102 products

The Standard Organization of Nigeria has reaffirmed Its determination in ensuring the standardization of Nigerian products, aimed at competing with those other international markets.

The Director General of the agency Malam Faruk Salim stated this during the Mancap certificate presentation ceremony held in Kano.

Represented by the Zonal Director kano zonal office Mr Albert Wilberforce, the objectives of issuing the mancap certificate to the companies was to certify that their products have made the mandatory conformity assessment program.

The Director General however noted that the presentation of the certificate to the companies would help them grow, stressing that it will also pave way for more job opportunities.

Speaking on behalf of the beneficiaries Hajiya Maryam Abubakar applauded the efforts of the standard organization of Nigeria for scrutinizing the standardization of their products.

She noted that they would not relent in adding value to their products with the aim of boosting the nation’s economy and providing more job opportunities.

The ceremony was attended by companies executives, officials of SON , and other stakeholders.

Reporting by Abdullahi Jalaluddeen; Editing by Chinasa Ossai