Oyawole, Paul-Ozieh, Others Advise On Safe Medicine


– As ACPN marks Pharmacy Day 2016 with free health screening The easiest way to avoid buying fake medicines is to patronise only registered pharmacy outlets, where the pharmacist-in-charge is on ground to provide pharmaceutical services as stipulated by the International Pharmaceutical Federation (IFP) and the World Health Organisation (WHO). This More...

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By Lolu Ojo On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Bring Back Good Public Education In Nigeria

The Nigerian public education system is on the verge of collapsing. Those who can afford to pay the exorbitant fees charged by private schools and colleges avoid it like the plague, watching from the sidelines as More...

By admin On Sunday, September 25th, 2016

World Pharmacists Day: ACPN Canvasses Proper Positioning of Pharmacy Practice

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world in celebrating the 2016 World Pharmacists Day, which is usually marked on every September 25, the Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN), Lagos State Chapter, More...

By admin On Thursday, September 1st, 2016

NHIS charges HMOs to be innovative, flexible

United States (U.S.)-trained bone marrow transplant surgeon and Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Prof. Usman Yusuf, has charged the 48 Health Maintenance Organisations (HMOs) in More...

By George Emetuche On Friday, August 26th, 2016

In sales, emotion is key, buyers follow what they feel

Unbreakable Laws of Sales Legendary Zig Ziglar shared a story of how he could not take his mind off a particular red sweater in a shop near the hotel in which he had lodged during an official assignment. He walked More...

By Yusuff Moshood On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
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Disharmony among health professionals must not continue – NMA president

Prof. Mike Ozovehe Ogirima, a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, is the new president of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA). In this exclusive interview More...

By Temitope Obayendo On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Yakasai lauds Kano PSN for a successful council meeting

It was a pleasant moment for the President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) Pharm. Ahmed Yakasi, when members of the Kano State PSN paid him a courtesy visit in his office. The president, who revealed More...

By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis On Friday, July 29th, 2016

Eminent health professionals bag Micro Nova’s 2015 Excellence Award

No fewer than 22 heads of pharmacy department, 13 chief medical directors (CMDs), six directors of pharmaceutical services (DPS)and consultants in specialty areas of cardiology,  nephrology, endocrinology, obstetrics More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Prof. Isa Odidi: The pharmacist ahead of his time

(By Ola Aboderin)   “The principal mark of a genius, is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers.” – Arthur Koestler Every once in a while, the course of history is traversed and More...

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By Lolu Ojo On Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Shall we go back to ‘Egypt’?

There is, indeed, a financial crisis in our country today and the economy is sliding into recession. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has rightly predicted that Nigeria’s economy will most likely contract More...