WHO issues ethics guidance to protect rights of TB patients

World TB Day 2017 – Unite efforts to leave no one behind New tuberculosis (TB) ethics guidance, launched today by the World Health Organization (WHO), aims to help ensure that More...

About 1.7 million children die each year due to polluted environment – WHO

More than 1 in 4 deaths of children under 5 years of age are attributable to unhealthy environments. Every year, environmental risks – such as indoor and outdoor air pollution, More...

The 20 percent duty on imported medicines

The scarcity of essential medicines and the consequent hike in their prices, started last year as a result of scarce foreign exchange. This has been recently exacerbated by the More...

WHO publishes list of bacteria for which new antibiotics are urgently needed

WHO on the 27th of February, 2017 published its first ever list of antibiotic-resistant “priority pathogens” – a catalogue of 12 families of bacteria that pose More...

Pharmacists doing R&G will regret later – Danjuma

Pharm. Shapi James Danjuma is chairman of the Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN), Adamawa State Chapter and managing director, J.D.S Pharmacy, Jimeta, Yola, More...

Atueyi tasks ACPN leadership on commitment, conscientiousness

Managing Director of Pharmanews Limited and Vice-president, Nigeria Academy of Pharmacy (NAPHARM), Pharm. (Sir) Ifeanyi Atueyi, has advised the leadership of the Association 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...

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...

SPER 2017 International Conference & Exhibition on “Nurturing Pharmaceutical Sciences”

Society of Pharmaceutical Education & Research [SPER] has successfully organized its 6th Annual International Conference &...

Asia Pharma & Lab Expo 2017 showcases latest pharma manufacturing technologies

With 612 exhibiting companies from 29 countries and attended by more than 10,600 trade attendee. The...

SWIPHA Nigeria now acquired by Biogaran- a French firm

Biogaran- a French generic medicine manufacturer has declared it official acquisition of the Nigeria’s Swiss Pharmaceutical...

Beware: Reheating Refrigerated Leftovers Could Be Poisonous, Doctor Warned

The norm in this clime averts the act of trashing excess foods, but recent findings have warned that warming More...

Watermelon, ginger, garlic, as remedies for kidney disease

The 10th day in the month of March is significant as it is globally chosen for advocacy on kidney disease, with..

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 fever. Clinical..

Meet AIG Alex Okeke, our personality for March

Pharm. (AIG) Alex Emeka Okeke, hails from Amawbia, Awka South L.G.A. of Anambra state. He had his primary education More...

Pharm. Agaruwa is our January Personality

Pharm. Chibuike Uchemadu Agaruwa, chief executive officer and superintendent pharmacist of Euromed Limited, was born on 16 September, 1952. A native..

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,..

Dr Ameyo Stella Adadevoh

– A paragon of professionalism and patriotism. From a distant forest, evil breaks With death and dread..

Revealed: Natural Secrets of Cultivating Long Hair, Radiant Skin, Others

Observations have shown that the number of hours spent at the saloon for makeover is not commensurable to the outcomes, as treatment received by..

In search of visionary leaders

LEADERSHIP INSPIRATIONS FOR EXCELLENCE (LIFE) SERIES In the last two weeks I have met with a number of leaders to talk about leadership at various..

The key to productive living

Your life is productive when you exploit your God-given potential.  Your abilities, gifts and talents can remain untapped and unused and..

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..

Will the new National Health Policy work?

In 2007, I gained admission to study for a Master’s degree in Public Administration at the Lagos State University (LASU). Since..

10th Law: In sales, patience is a virtue

Unbreakable Laws of Sales Patience is not simply the ability to wait – it’s how we behave while we’re waiting.                                                                                      –..

Buhari’s Health: Nurses call for solidarity, kick against medical tourism

Nurses under the aegis of University Graduates of Nursing Science Association (UGONSA) have called for unity among Nigerians in this trying..

Why government must increase funding for universities – PANS UNIJOS president

Domchak Yaknan is the president of Pharmaceutical Association of Nigeria Students (PANS), University of Jos, (UNIJOS) Plateau State. In this exclusive..

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