Engineers Task SON On Fake Auto Parts Influx

Engineers Task SON On Fake Auto Parts Influx

The Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers (NIMechE) on Tuesday called on the Standards Organisations of Nigeria (SON) to checkmate the importation of substandard auto spare parts into the country. The Lagos Chapter Chairman of NIMechE, Mr Abdulganiyu Tiamiyu, made the...
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SON Impounds Substandard, Adulterated Wines In Ebonyi

SON Impounds Substandard, Adulterated Wines In Ebonyi

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has impounded substandard and adulterated alcoholic and non-alcoholic wines within the Abakaliki metropolis in Ebonyi State.  A statement issued on Monday by the Head of Public Relations, SON South-East Regional...
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SON To Return To Nigeria’s Borders Soon, Says DG

SON To Return To Nigeria’s Borders Soon, Says DG

The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) is working on plans to return to the nation’s land borders to check the influx of fake and substandard products into the country.Malam Farouk Salim, Director General, SON, said this at the one-day Stakeholders’...
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SON DG Implores Engineers On Adherence To Standards In Execution Of Projects

SON DG Implores Engineers On Adherence To Standards In Execution Of Projects

As part of measures to boost the nation’s economy, the Director-General (DG),  Standards Organisation of Nigeria(SON), Mallam Farouk Salim has implored engineers to ensure strict adherence to standards.   Salim gave the charge in his spee...
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SON Tasks Aluminum Roofing Sheet Manufacturers On Standard Product 

SON Tasks Aluminum Roofing Sheet Manufacturers On Standard Product 

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has called on stakeholders in the aluminum roofing sheet sector to adhere strictly to standard quality parameters during production.The Director-General of SON, Mallam Farouk Salim, made the call in Owerri during a s...
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AIR PEACE DEEPENS SAFETY STANDARDS WITH FOURTH IOSA RENEWAL 

AIR PEACE DEEPENS SAFETY STANDARDS WITH FOURTH IOSA RENEWAL 

Foremost Nigerian airline and West Africa’s largest carrier, Air Peace, has received its fourth International Air Transport Association Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certification, which signifies that the carrier was successful in the globally recognised ...
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Shippers’ Council Tasks Barge Operators On Standard, Quality Equipment 

Shippers’ Council Tasks Barge Operators On Standard, Quality Equipment 

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has called on barge operators to use standard and quality equipment that are in line with global trends. The Executive Secretary, Mr Emmanuel Jime, made this known in a statement signed by NSC Head, Public...
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E-invoicing: Manufacturers Seek 90 Days Extension

E-invoicing: Manufacturers Seek 90 Days Extension

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to extend the implementation of the E-invoice and E-evaluator initiatives by 90 days to accommodate inputs of the stakeholders.  Mr Segun Ajayi-Kadir, Director...
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SON Pledges Support For Made In Nigeria Tyres

SON Pledges Support For Made In Nigeria Tyres

Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has reiterated its commitment to the safety of lives, consumer growth and expansion of the manufacturing industry and economic growth of the country.  The Director-General SON Mallam Farouk Salim restated this during...
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Shippers’ Council Tasks Hapag-Lloyd On Standards

Shippers’ Council Tasks Hapag-Lloyd On Standards

The Executive Secretary o Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC),  Mr Emmanuel Jime, on Monday urged the new Country Manager of Hapag-Lloyd Nigeria Shipping Ltd., Mr Himmat Ahlawat, to abide by the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) in Nigerian ports....
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SEC, SON Harp On Standardisation Of Commodities

SEC, SON Harp On Standardisation Of Commodities

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has stressed the need for standardisation of the country’s commodities to enhance global acceptance and boost the Gross Domestic Product (GDP).  The Director-General of SEC, Mr Lamido Yuguda, said this at the...
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SON Unveils 37 Standards For Industrial Development

SON Unveils 37 Standards For Industrial Development

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has unveiled 37 standards to boost Nigeria’s industrial development and improve its competitiveness in the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA).  Chairman, SON Governing Council, Mrs Evelyn N...
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SON Seeks Partnership With Army On Intelligence, Surveillance, Enforcement

SON Seeks Partnership With Army On Intelligence, Surveillance, Enforcement

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON)  is seeking a partnership with the Nigerian Army on intelligence sharing, surveillance and enforcement as part of measures to tackle sub-standard goods throughout the country.   A statement issued...
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SON Raids Market, Seals Warehouse, Shop

SON Raids Market, Seals Warehouse, Shop

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) on Thursday raided Yankura Market in Kano and sealed off shop and a warehouse where new and branded fertiliser bags with SON certification logo were being sold.The Director-General of SON, Malam Faruk Salim, who...
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