The Standards Organization of Nigeria, SON, over the weekend visited the Facemasks Production facility of 7Stars global hangar to ascertain their level of compliance to its guidelines in the production of the COVID-19 items.
The SON team led by a senior Technical Officer Alhaja Rabiu Kabir were taken round the facility from the storage area through to the finishing aspect of the facemasks.
Speaking shortly after the inspection tour by the SON team, Executive Director, Engr. Isaac Balami said so far over N100million had been invested in the acquisition of machines.
He said he was happy that the team was pleased with what they saw on ground after their inspection and gave the company guidelines for the production of the nose masks.
Balami said the 7Star would soon start printing instructions on the usage of masks and country of production as recommended by SON while it planned to commence the production of T-shirts and airline crew uniforms with its over 500 sewing machines.
According to him, they have met all standards in the production of nose masks especially with the production of 100,000 nose masks daily.
Balami said the company was fully prepared to meet airlines demand with the resumption of flights after the coronavirus pandemic shut down with the provisions of seat covers and aircraft maintenance.