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LASCOPA ISSUES COMPLIANCE NOTICE TO OCCUPANT OF ESTATE PLAZA, AGEGE

The Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency, LASCOPA, has served a seven-day notice to a shop-owner at Estate Plaza, Iju Road, Agege to remove all expired goods from the shop or face the wrath of the law. The monitoring and enforcement team of the Agency handed down the notice in response to a tip-off from a consumer who bought a pack of …

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LASCOPA URGES AGGRIEVED CONSUMERS TO FOLLOW PROCEDURE

Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency, LASCOPA, has underscored the need for dissatisfied consumers to always exhaust the Customer Complain Procedure, CCP, put in place by manufacturers before approaching the Agency for mediation and further assistance. The General Manager of the Agency, Mrs. Kemi Olugbode made this known on Thursday during a meeting with manufacturers of consumable products in Lagos to …

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LASCOPA EMPHASISES IMPORTANCE OF PRODUCT INFORMATION ON CONSUMER GOODS

The Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency (LASCOPA) has stressed the need for consumers to ensure careful examination of the product information and other vital details before making purchases. The Agency said that checking details of a product’s composition would not only enable consumers of perishable products to get value for their money but also guarantee their protection from the harmful …

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LASCOPA SET TO RESOLVE ONLINE SHOPPING COMPLAINTS

The Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency (LASCOPA) has expressed readiness to ensure that all consumers in the State get maximum satisfaction for all commodities purchased, including their online transactions on various e-commerce platforms. The General Manager LASCOPA, Mrs. Oluwakemi Olugbode stated this on Thursday in her office during an interactive session with some operators of Electronic Commerce Business to facilitate …

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CONSUMER PROTECTION: LASCOPA COLLABORATES WITH OTHER AGENCIES

As part of efforts to ensure proper synergy between Agencies of Government in Lagos State to ensure the protection of consumers’ rights, the Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency (LASCOPA) is harnessing its collaboration with relevant Agencies in the State.   According to the General Manager of LASCOPA, Mrs. Kemi Olugbode the parley is aimed at seeking areas of collaboration in …

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LASCOPA REITERATES COMMITMENT TO PROTECT CONSUMERS’ RIGHT

Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency (LASCOPA), has reiterated its commitment to ensuring that the rights of all consumers are protected, just as the Agency inspected the facility and production process of Kellogg Tolaram, makers of Kellogg’s Cornflakes, at the Lagos Free Trade Zone. Speaking after the inspection tour, necessitated by a viral video which claimed that the quality of Kellogg’s …

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LASCOPA COMMENCES MONITORING EXERCISE

As part of efforts to sensitize traders and ensure the protection of consumer rights, the Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency (LASCOPA), has commenced a routine monitoring of some consumable products across the State. The exercise, which is designed to enlighten dealers in consumable products across the State to cooperate with LASCOPA and give priority attention to consumer protection, started with …

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LASCOPA ORGANIZES CAPACITY BUILDING FORUM

In a bid to develop its staff and ensure effective execution of the task of consumer protection in the State, the Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency (LASCOPA) has organized in-house training for its personnel. According to the General Manager of LASCOPA, Mrs. Kemi Olugbode, the training which is one of the series of programmes that staff of the Agency would …

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