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India agrees to help Nigeria tackle the import of fake drugs

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7401.1234-d (Published 05 June 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:1234
  1. Abiodun Raufu
  1. Lagos

    India, one of the largest exporters of fake and substandard drugs to Nigeria, has agreed to take measures to tackle the problem. It is concerned about Nigeria's threat to ban the import of all drugs from countries that export fake drugs to its shores.

    The Indian minister of state for commerce and industry, Mr Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy, visited Nigeria last week and said that his government had introduced …

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