The Kano Road and Traffic Agency KAROTA has confiscated fake drugs worth Twenty Five million naira (N25M) in Sabon Gari quarters, Fagge local government area of the state.
A statement issued by KAROTA Public Relation Officer Nabilusi Abubakar K/Na’isa on Saturday and sent to Kano Daily in Kano said the suspected fake the drug was confiscated at the New Road park, Sabon Gari on a fully loaded truck ready for distribution.
The statement explained that the drug, named Arofranil (sex enhancer for men) was confiscated after intelligence report revealed that it has no NAFDAC registration. total of five thousand (5000) sachets of the drugs were taken into custody by the men of the agency while efforts to apprehend owner(s) of the drug was not successful as at the time of the raid as he/they escaped.
It said KAROTA, as usual, will hand over the drugs to the state’s Ministry of Health’ Task Force Committee on fake drugs for further actions.
The Managing Director of the Agency, Baffa Babba Dan’agundi calls for more support from the public to enable the Agency to carry out its statutory duties effectively for the good of the state.