The Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) has with immediate effect suspended operations of Malawi Sun Hotel and Conference Centre Bakery situated at Ginnery Corner in Blantyre.
MBS director general Davlin Chokazinga says the facility has been stopped from offer its services to the public due to non compliance to hygienic conditions.
Malawi Standard Number 21; Food and Food Processing Units – Code Of Hygienic Conditions- empowers the bureau to close down institutions that do not comply with stipulated hygienic conditions.
In a statement made available to Nyasa Times, MBS has since advised the general public against patronizing the facility until the hygienic conditions have been improved and the suspension lifted by the MBS.
Recently, MBS also suspended operations of Bakers Pride (New) Bakery (bread and Bun) located in Area 3, behind Lilongwe Post Office due to non compliance to hygienic conditions.
The suspension is effective 15th March, 2016.
Superior Halaal Meats Butchery, Superior Food Market – Catering Services, and Superior Food Market Bakery (Bread and Bans), Situated at the North Gate Arcade along the Masauko Chipembere Highway in Blantyre was also recently closed down by MBS for failing to comply with hygienic conditions.Follow and Subscribe Nyasa TV :