The National Agency of Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has arrested members of a forgery syndicate that specialises in the forgery of NAFDAC number, certificates and documents from government agencies.

The Acting Director General, NAFDAC, Mrs. Yetunde Oni, who was represented by the Director of Enforcement, Barr Kingsley Ejiofor, disclosed this in Lagos.

The NAFDAC boss told newsmen that among the documents recovered from the forgers were; certificates of registration bearing the forged signature of Acting DG of NAFDAC, documents from government agencies including the Corporate Affairs Commission among many others.

She said after investigation it was discovered that an International Criminal Group headed by Mr. Eze Okoronkwo, a resident of Aba, Abia state was behind the fraud.

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