In its continued exercises, the Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) has today sealed several companies due to poor hygienic conditions.
According to a statement released by the MBS the closure is with immediate effect.
The closed are Limbe People’s Butchery, People’s Supermarket Bakery situated at Victoria Avenue, Namiwawa People’s Bakery, Zomba Metro Bakery, Chombe Foods Limited and FADAMZ Rice Milling.
”The suspensions have been effected due to continuous non compliance to hygienic conditions as stipulated in Malawi Standard Number 21; Food And Food Processing Units – Code Of Hygienic Conditions.”
”The MBS wishes to advise the general public against patronizing these units until the hygienic conditions have been improved and the suspension lifted by the MBS.” posted the MBS on its Facebook page on Wednesday.
Recently MBS also sealed the Shire Highlands Hotel among others on similar reasons.