For the establishment of First Halal Certification Agency in Nigeria, Halal Research Council will provide technical expertise, capacity building, training, system and other resources that will promote and expand Halal Industry in the country.
The agreement was signed in Abuja, Nigeria. As per the agreement, the establishment of the company requires a period of the three months for the certification procedures, audit system, standard operating procedures, manuals, Halal testing labs and so on. Halal Research Council will be shareholder of the agency
Adamu Babangida Ibrahim, director general of Jaiz Charity and Development Foundation said, “The need for the establishment of a Halal Certification Agency in Nigeria has been felt for a long while and it is a pleasure for us to start this new journey in co-ordination with Halal Research Council.”