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NOTICE OF CLOSURE FOR 2022 FESTIVE HOLIDAYS

CCC/NOTICE/2/2022   It is hereby notified that the COMESA Competition Commission (the “Commission”) will be officially closing for the 2022 festive holidays as from Wednesday 21 December 2022 to Tuesday 10 January 2023 and will reopen on Wednesday 11 January 2023.   Kindy take note that during this period, the Office of the Registrar of the Commission will be closed […]

CONSUMER ALERT ON DIGITAL HOLIDAY SCAMS

5 December 2022 Ref: CCC/CP/7/2022      The COMESA Competition Commission (“the Commission”), wishes to alert consumers to be on the lookout for online scams targeting to exploit consumers in the festive season. These include scammers posing as suppliers or service providers with fake offers relating to holiday packages, accommodation offers, supply of cheap goods, cheap airline […]

JOINT PRESS STATEMENT ON THE COMMEMORATION OF THE 2022 WORLD COMPETITION DAY

Click here to download the Joint statement of the COMESA Competition Commission and the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission of Zambia on the Commemoration of the 2022 World Competition Day  

CONSUMER ALERT: RECALL OF OXYTOCIN INJECTION 10 IU/ML BATCH NO. 128109, MANUFACTURE DATE 02/2021 EXPIRY DATE 01/2023, MANUFACTURED BY GLAND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD, INDIA

Ref: CCC/CP/6/2022 17 November 2022 CONSUMER ALERT RECALL OF OXYTOCIN INJECTION 10 IU/ML BATCH NO. 128109, MANUFACTURE DATE 02/2021 EXPIRY DATE 01/2023, MANUFACTURED BY GLAND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD, INDIA The COMESA Competition Commission (“the Commission”) has become aware that on 12th October 2022, the National Medical Stores of Uganda issued a recall for the oxytocin injection […]

SUBSTANDARD/CONTAMINATED PAEDIATRIC MEDICINES BY MAIDEN PHARMACEUTICALS LIMITED (HARYANA, INDIA)

Ref: CCC/CP/CA/5/2022 7 October 2022   CONSUMER ALERT                                          The COMESA Competition Commission (“the Commission”) has become aware that on 5th October 2022, the World Health Organization (WHO) issued a Medical Product Alert, Ref: RPQ/REG/ISF/Alert N°6/2022, […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR ONE PROFESSIONAL POST OF THE COMESA COMPETITION COMMISSION

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR ONE (1) PROFESSIONAL POST OF THE COMESA COMPETITION COMMISSION The Commission is looking to recruit suitably qualified nationals of the COMESA Member States to fill the following posts tenable at the Commission in Lilongwe, Malawi: Applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified and experienced professionals for the following positions: S/N NAME […]

WARNING NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC ON THE RECALL OF PURITY ESSENTIALS BABY POWDER PRODUCT

  The COMESA Competition Commission (the “Commission”) hereby notifies the general public that Tiger Brands Limited, South Africa, (herein referred to as “Tiger Brands”), has recalled certain batches of its PURITY Essentials Baby Powder product. This follows a detection of trace levels of asbestos in test samples from a batch of pharmaceutical-grade talc powder used […]

PRESS RELEASE: CONCERN WITH CONDITIONS BY VISA PROCESSING AGENTS OF EMBASSIES AGAINST CONSUMERS OF VISA SERVICES

The COMESA Competition Commission (the “Commission”) is a body corporate established under Article 6 of the COMESA Competition Regulations (‘the Regulations’), with a mandate to, among others: enforce the Regulations, promote competition and protect consumers against offensive conduct by market actors within the Common Market.   The Commission has established with concern that some agents […]

ALERT:JOHNSON AND JOHNSON TO STOP SELLING TALC-BASED BABY POWDER GLOBALLY IN 2023

CCC/CP/CA/3/2022 22 August 2022 The COMESA Competition Commission (the “Commission”) has become aware that Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc. (“Johnson and Johnson”), announced on 11 August 2022, that it will discontinue its talc-based Johnson Baby Powder product globally in 2023, as it transitions to cornstarch-based baby powder[1]. This follows the earlier decision of the company […]

NOTICE OF WITHDRAWAL OF PRACTICE NOTE, “CCC – MER – PRACTICE NOTE 1 of 2021” REGARDING THE COMMISSION’S APPLICATION OF THE TERM “OPERATE” UNDER THE COMESA COMPETITION REGULATIONS AND THE “APPLICATION OF RULE 4 OF THE RULES ON THE DETERMINATION OF MERGER NOTIFICATION THRESHOLDS AND METHOD OF CALCULATION”

8 August 2022 NOTICE OF WITHDRAWAL OF PRACTICE NOTE, “CCC – MER – PRACTICE NOTE 1 of 2021” REGARDING THE COMMISSION’S APPLICATION OF THE TERM “OPERATE” UNDER THE COMESA COMPETITION REGULATIONS AND THE “APPLICATION OF RULE 4 OF THE RULES ON THE DETERMINATION OF MERGER NOTIFICATION THRESHOLDS AND METHOD OF CALCULATION” The COMESA Competition Commission […]

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