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SON Develops Four Years Plan for Efficient Operations

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has expressed its commitment to the effective deployment of information and communication technology towards becoming a high performing agency. This was one of the outcomes of the organisation’s strategic management retreat held in Calabar, Cross Rivers State at which the agency committed to giving …

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Nigeria Elected into Africa’s Standards Management Committee

Nigeria through the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) led the votes in being elected into the first ever six (6) member, Standards Management Committee (SMC) of the African Organisation for Standardisation (ARSO) recently.In a keenly contested election involving thirteen Member States, Nigeria came first with twenty-seven (27) votes. Other elected …

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Farouk Salim Assumes Office as Director General of SON

A new dawn has commenced at the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) as a new Director General/Chief Executive, Mallam Farouk Salim takes the baton of leadership from Osita Aboloma in a short ceremony at the Conference Room of the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment witnessed by the Honourable …

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Buhari Appoints Farouk Salim as New SON DG

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr. Farouk A. Salim as the new director-general of Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON). The appointment which has four years duration will take effect from September 26, 2020. The appointment of the new DG was conveyed by the Minister of Industry, Trade …

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