Saturday, May 18

The agency introduces new food regulations to safeguard Nigerians’ health, targeting the reduction of industrially-produced Trans Fatty Acid (TFAs) and improved food labeling.

Stakeholders in the health sector have called for a 20 per cent per litre tax increase on sugary drinks, even as President Bola Ahmed Tinubu promises to increase the health sector budget to 10 per cent, reach 50 million vulnerable Nigerians with health insurance.