Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Briefly: Chocolate Royal Has Been Shut Down And It's For A Good Reason

This is not the very best of times for Chocolate Royale, the Lagos based confectioneries and multinational food outlet. National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has sealed the outlet following a tip-off and intelligence report which indicted the company of illegal importation, storage and use of expired ingredients and food products for preparing of food and confectionaries served to unsuspecting customers.

During the exercise which lasted over, nine hours, NAFDAC also discovered illegal cold-rooms at the Managing Director’s resident where large quantities of various expired and spoilt food ingredients worth millions of naira were uncovered. The expired products worth over N1bn have been evacuated from both premises.

Chocolate Royale is a subsidiary of AIM Group belonging to a Lebanase business mogul, Mr. Amin Moussalli who is also the owners of broadcast stations; Cool Fm, Nigerian Info Fm, Wazobia Fm, Cool TV, Wee TV and Wazobia TV respectively among other business interests in Nigeria.

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