The House of Representatives is set to ban the importation and sale of caffeinted drinks commonly known as ‘energy’ drinks, even as it directs the Joint Committee on Health/Commerce to investigate the importation and distribution of the drinks. According to The Punch newspaper, the motion which was sponsored by a member, Mr. Yacoob Bush-Alebiosu, said there is need to ban the drinks because of the of health risks caused by the consumption of the energy drinks.
Reps Move to Ban Sale of ‘Energy’ Drinks over Health Risks
- Published: 123 days ago on January 23, 2013
- By: eternal
- Last Modified: January 23, 2013 @ 9:01 am
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