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Alleged imported poisonous tomatoes: Presidency calls for vigilance

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The Presidency has ordered National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and

Control (NAFDAC) to be vigilant over alleged importation of poisonous tomato paste from Iran.

Nigeria News Agency on Wednesday in Abuja.

saying its consumption is harmful to human health.

instead of brix 27-29 recommended, brix 20-22 was allegedly imported into the country by MTV Investment Limited.

importation of the alleged poisonous tomato.

to go round the country and ensure that such tomato did not come into the country.

to forestall any harmful goods coming into the country.

raised an alarm that such product might find its way into the country.

was brought into the country.

they had remained the eyes and ears of Nigeria.

of the poisonous tomato.”

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