After more than a year of preparatory work, the memorandum of understanding has been signed between the Ministry of Agriculture in Hungary and the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control in Nigeria. The ceremony took place on 30 May 2023 at the NAFDAC headquarters in Abuja. Ambassador Dr. Sándor Beer represented the Ministry of Agriculture and Director General Dr. Mojisola Adeyeye represented the NAFDAC.
The MoU paves the way for deeper cooperation between the food safety systems of the two countries. The agreement is also expected to reduce registration times and fees for Hungarian food exporters.