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SON bags four global certification

SON bags four global certification

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has received four international management systems standards from the National Accreditation Board for Certification Bodies (NABCB) of India. According to the Director General, SON, Osita Aboloma, in a statement, the four standards include: ISO Quality Management System, Environmental Management System, Occupational Health and Safety Management System and Food Safety […] …

Brace up for 2019 election disputes, CJN charges Judges

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Godwin Tsa, Abuja The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has charged Judges to brace up ahead of the avalanche of electoral disputes that might flood the courts as a fall out of the forthcoming general elections. The CJN gave the charge, on Tuesday, in Abuja, while administering the oath of office on […]
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NUPENG vows total clampdown on dealers of adulterated engine lubricants

NUPENG vows total clampdown on dealers of adulterated engine lubricants

Tony John, Port Harcourt The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has declared total clampdown on dealers of substandard and adulterated engine oil in the country. NUPENG has given untill ending of January  2019, before it seals off business premises of dealers of substandard engine lubricants. Chairman of Engine Lubricant Dealers, Port […]
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Bizman docked for breaking into SON’s warehouse

Bizman docked for breaking into SON’s warehouse

Lukman Olabiyi The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has arraigned a businessman, Ogbo Chidozie Tochukwu, at the Federal High Court, in Lagos, for allegedly attempting to break into a warehouse to steal seized substandard goods. He was arraigned with his company, Majestics Tiles Limited, before Justice Rilwan Aikawa on a seven-count charge of conspiracy, unlawful […]
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SON warns on false information on regulatory agencies’ mandates

SON warns on false information on regulatory agencies’ mandates

Charles Nwaoguji The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has issued a strong warning to individuals and organisations given to misrepresenting government regulatory institutions through false information to the public. A statement from the office of the Director General, Osita Aboloma,  in Abuja referred to a recent publication which quoted one Ms. Annabel Kamuche of NIcert […]
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Fresh standards to drive non-oil sector

Fresh standards to drive non-oil sector

To enhance the quality of locally made goods, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has unveiled additional 879 standards. According to experts, this will aid the non-oil export drive, Assistant Editor OKWY IROEGBU-CHIKEZIE reports. It’s a game-changing initiative. For Nigeria, which has been seeking to speed up the rejuvenation of the non-oil export sector, theRead More …

SON trains army personnel on ISO 9001 QMS Standards

SON trains army personnel on ISO 9001 QMS Standards

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria said it had commenced training of the personnel of the Nigerian Army in order to  improve its processes in line with international best practices. Mr Bola Fashina, Head, Public Relations of SON said on Thursday in Abuja that the training would enable the army adopt the world acclaimed ISO 9001:2015 […] …

Senate committee pushes for SON’s return to ports

Senate committee pushes for SON’s return to ports

Chairman, Senate Committee on Industry, Senator Sam Egwu and his Deputy, Senator Barnabas Gemade has given reasons why the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) should return urgently to the ports. The committee team that was on an oversight function at SON’s offices and laboratories in Lagos said if the campaign on ‘Buy Naija’  and  safeguardingRead More
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