The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

BC-AS--China-Carfentanil, 0902

Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.

Correction: China-Carfentanil story<
Eds: Editors who used BC-AS--China-Carfentanil, sent Feb. 16 and datelined in Shanghai, are asked to use the following story.<
SHANGHAI (AP) - In a Feb. 16 story about China banning the synthetic opioid carfentanil, The Associated Press misidentified Yu Haibin as the director of the Office of the National Narcotics Control Committee. He is a division director at the Ministry of Public Security's Narcotics Control Bureau.
A corrected version of the story ...