Copy

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Ebonyi State Governor Bans Consumption Of Fanta, Sprite & Coke At Government Functions

Governor

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi has banned the consumption of Coke, Sprite and Fanta at government functions in the state over health risk. Umahi gave the order during a meeting with traditional rulers and town union executives in the state.
“I don’t want these brands of soft drink to be served in any government function again”, David Umahi stated this while entering his lodge, venue of the Tuesday meeting, and noticed the soft drinks on the tables.
Umahi then ordered the ushers to remove all bottles of Coke, Sprite and Fanta from the hall, affirming that “they are dangerous to health.”
It will be recalled that a Lagos State High Court had in a suit between Fijabi Adebo Holdings Limited and Emmanuel Fijabi Adebo against the Nigerian Bottling Company Ltd and the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, ruled that Fanta Orange and Sprite may be hazardous if consumed with vitamin C.
According to the Court, the soft drinks may contain high level of two additives, benzoic acid and sunset yellow, which may be dangerous for human consumption.

No comments:

Post a Comment

I’m glad you visited Alabekee’s blog. I love to read your opinion. Please spare me few minutes of your valuable time and drop a comment because it will motivate me to blog better.

DISCLAIMER: Please note that apart from www.alabekee.com, Alabekee does not own any other blog/website. Also bear in mind that comments on this blog are not posted by Alabekee. Alabekee’s blog readers are totally responsible for the comments they post on www.alabekee.com.

Contact me for Inquiries/Tip-offs – alabekee44@gmail.com or Call 08060623254/09051251337

Follow me on Twitter-@AlabekeeOla
Instagram - alabekeesblog
Facebook - Alabekee Ola

Thanks so much for being part of Alabekee’s blog!