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Location of SONCAP in China Triggers Proliferation of Fake Products.

Sandra Ukele The International Market Association Electronics has  urged the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) to relocate back to Nigeria the SONCAP certification processes which is presently cited in China. The call is made by the former chairman of the association simply known as Mr. Leo  at a stakeholders sensitization seminar held in Alaba Lagos. Mr. Leo claims to have advised SON to situate the SONCAP verification process here in Nigeria to afford traders the opportunity to register and test their products in SON's accredited laboratories. In his words he had presented to SON the need to locate SONCAP processing in Nigeria but due to vested interests the verification process was routed to China. According to Mr. Leo, SON conceeded it could not register and test each product in Nigeria due to the cumbersome nature involved. He however assured them that if the Agency could start-up with a single product it would definitely reach the final product available