Making the “Save One Million Lives” initiative work


At a time when the economy of the nation is in a depressing state, with the health sector, in particular, in doldrums, it was indeed heartwarming when the federal government announced More...

WHO Statement on the international spread of Poliovirus

Bwari Area Council immunises 140,273 children

Twelfth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2015) regarding the international spread of poliovirus The twelfth meeting of the Emergency More...

Unbeatable Offers from Pharmanews


It’s a new year and we are delighted to present to you value-added services that have been specially designed to bring happenings and updates in the health industry closer More...

Reviving The PHC Scheme in Nigeria


The recent flagging off of a revitalisation programme to revive Primary Health Care (PHC) in Nigeria could not have come at a better time.  President Muhammadu Buhari, while More...


ACPN National Executives Visit Pharmanews

In appreciation for its continual support over the years, especially during its annual conferences, the national executives of the Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria More...

Job satisfaction & Employee Turnover in Retail Pharmacy

By Oluwole A Williams, Bpharm (lfe), PharmD (Howard)(practising in Glenside, Pennsylvania, USA) Employers of labour in Pharmacy as in other industries normally seek to recruit More...

Popoola, Alkali, Others Task Pharmacists On Financial Discipline

– As Lagos ACPN holds Pharmacists Education Conference To ensure the continued success of their businesses, irrespective of prevailing economic circumstances, pharmacists More...

Prof. Akubue Advocates An Improved Hospital Pharmacy Practice In Nigeria


The name, Paul Iwegbunam Akubue, is well-known in both the Nigerian pharmaceutical industry and the academia. To many, he More...

Why I Established Lefas Pharmaceuticals – Asuni

Former managing director of GlaxoSmithKline (Nigeria) Plc, Pharm Lekan Asuni, has explained why he parted ways with the multinational More...

Patients safety National Healthcare Management Conference 2017 – Improving Patients’ safety

Health care has evolved greatly over the past 20 years. Our knowledge of diseases and technological...

Pharma tech International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmaceutical Development and Technology

Conference Series LLC invites all the participants from all over the world to attend “International Conference and...

conferences 11th World Congress on Pharmaceutical Sciences and Innovations

(Monday, Feb 27 – Tuesday Feb 28 , 2017) The Organizing Committee of Conference Series LLC invites all...

Top Natural Remedies for Your Sore Throat


Sore throat is a common condition in children and adults, and it is associated with, coughing, runny nose, and More...

How Sweet Potato Reduces your Risk of Cancer, Heart Diseases, Others

    Judging by the way they are often displayed in local markets and street corners, looking dirty and shrivelled, one..

The origin and health risk of plastic rice

Since early 2011, social media rumours have asserted plastic rice was being manufactured in China, exported, and consumed by people in other countries..

Pharm. Agaruwa is our January Personality


Pharm. Chibuike Uchemadu Agaruwa, chief executive officer and superintendent pharmacist of Euromed Limited, More...

Adeseun Emerges as Chairman of O’trafford Squash Club

Pharm, Remi Adeseun has been elected as the new chairman of the  O’Trafford Squash Club Ikoyi Lagos, succeeding Mr Larry Ettah,..

Meet Prof. Salako, The New NIMR DG

Professor Babatunde Lawal  Salako is the current director general/CEO of the National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR). A seasoned physician, lecturer..

Chief Oludolapo Ibukun Akinkugbe, Pharmaceutical Trailblazer, Entrepreneur

The name, Oludolapo Ibukun Akinkugbe, is one that commands reverence in the Nigerian healthcare industry – particularly..
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Experts Warn Against the Use of Antibiotics in Pregnancy

…  Say it reduces baby’s immunity Pregnant mothers have been warned to desist from the use of antibiotics in pregnancy, as it has been..
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20 Ways Extraordinary Leaders Find Strength In Hard Times

LEADERSHIP INSPIRATIONS FOR EXCELLENCE  Sometimes you have to die a little on the inside first in order to be reborn and rise again as a..

Managing Your Day

As you begin each new day, one thing you have in common with every other person is the same amount of..
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Ultra Logistics Company Limited (ULCO): A vision in motion

The Nigerian Pharmaceutical Industry has the potential to be one of the best in the world. The country has one of..

Recession and the re-emergence of fake drug

Drugs are becoming scarce and more expensive. Prices of drugs started going up in Nigeria in 2015 when the recession set..

Unbreakable Laws of Sales

9th Law:The more you ask and listen, the more you sell If you are not moving closer to what you want..
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Nursing Council Releases New Conditions for Licence Renewal

In pursuance of an improved nursing care delivery and a continuous professional education for nurses, The Nursing and Midwifery Council of..

How Nigerian Pharmacy Schools Can Rival Western Ones – Ibikunle

Olumide Ibikunle is the immediate past president, Pharmaceutical Association of Nigeria Students (PANS), Igbinedion University, (IUO), Okada, Edo State. In this..

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