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Osita Aboloma: Standards vital for global competitiveness, profitability

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has charged the business community to adhere strictly to global best practices, saying that this is the only way to be competitive globally.
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the average cost of refilling a five kilogramme (kg) cylinder of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) increased to N2,05.14 in August from N2,01.45 recorded in July.

SON begins certification of Techno Oil LPG cylinders

Techno Oil Limited, has announced that the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has commenced the certification of its Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders.

SON restates commitment to ease of doing business

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has restated its commitment with the federal government’s policy on improving the business environment and implementing the requirements of the Presidential Executive Order 003 on the ease of doing business.

SON threatens to shutdown industries operating without MANCAP certificate in Anambra

The Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) has threatened to shutdown industries and companies operating without Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme (MANCAP) certificate in Anambra state.
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SON gives Dangote Cement new quality certification

The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has certified Dangote Cement as having passed the Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme (MANCAP), a development the agency said made the company stand among its competitors in the industry.
Dangote Cement

GMD: Dangote Cement’s African expansion drive strategic

The Group of Managing Director of Dangote Cement Plc, Engr. Joseph Makoju, has said the investments of the foremost cement company and its expansion drive across African countries were very strategic to contribute to Africa’s economy and make its products the most preferred by consumers.

Osita Aboloma: SON will promote Nigerian products

The Director General of Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Mr. Osita Aboloma, has said the organisation will promote market-driven standards to penetrate the international market by certifying products, processes or systems which is the tonic requirement for products at the international market.

Consumers warned against patronising products without SON certification

The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has warned members of the public against patronising substandard manufactured products without SON’s certification.

Don’t blame meter manufacturers for product shortage – Nwangwu

Mr Chisom Nwangwu, Managing Director of Sebrud Consortiums, an indigenous Meter Manufacturing Company, says the prepaid meter producers in Nigeria were not to be blamed for the shortage of the product for electricity consumers in Nigeria.

SON identifies sources of lubricants adulteration

Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) has identified some unscrupulous distributors of petrochemical products as brains behind adulteration of engine lubricant products in the country.

SON chief attributes adulteration of products to improper monitoring

Director General, Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Dr. Osita Aboloma, has attributed faking and adulteration of products in the country to improper monitoring.

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