By Aggrey Twesigye
Six Energy Drinks have been forced out of the Ugandan market over Quality.
Dr. Abias Rwamwiri the Spokesperson National Drugs Authority (NDA) told www.mknewslink.com reporter in Mbarara city that the 6 are; Drinks as Mukama Nayamba, Power play, Kabody, Sabalala Extra, Coffee, and Akabozi.
Rwamwiri added that parliamentary Committee on Trade Directed National Drugs Authority to take samples from 40 products and inspect their quality from National Drugs Authority laboratories.
He said that from the report which they presented before parliamentary Committee of Trade on Wednesday, the mentioned energy drinks had medicinal properties and some are 20 % alcoholic.
Rwamwiri further noted that the parliamentary Committee on Trade however directed Uganda National Bureau of Standards to withdraw quality marks from the mentioned drinks and be kicked out of the market.
Dr. Rwamwiri is now appealing to the general public to be vigilant of the drinks they take in the name of treating cancer and other diseases.
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