The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has had stakeholders meeting with a section of Ghanaian Bloggers and Social Media Influencers.
Issues relating to the advertisement of FDA-regulated products within the new media spaces were discussed.
The meeting took place at the Tema FDA Heights on Wednesday, December 22, 2023.
In attendance were the CEO and Managing Editor for www.newshuntermag.com, Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku (Mr K.O.K), Kobby Kyei, Sammy Kay, Jibriel Jagbesie, George, a rep for ZionFelix and many others.
Officials of the FDA educated the bloggers and social media influencers on the need to operate without flouting the rules of the authority.
They tasked them to make sure that the products they will be promoting have been registered and approved by the FDA.
Head of Communication and Public Education at the Food and Drugs Authority, Rhoda Ewurabena Appiah, implored the bloggers and social media influencers to work hand in hand with them.
She said they should see themselves as partners to help the FDA to work efficiently as they try their utmost best to ensure the safety of Ghanaians and the general public.
Madam Ewurabena Appiah stated that strengthening their regulation on the new media spaces will help to ensure compliance.
See some of the photos from the meeting.