Why I left Biofem Pharmaceuticals for wholesale business – Pharm. Soetan


Bold, brainy and beautiful, Olaide Soetan is not your run-of-the-mill pharmacist. A former regional manager of Biofem Pharmaceuticals Nigeria Limited, Soetan is a product of Olabisi Onabanjo University where she bags her B.Pharm. The pharmacist also holds an MBA in Business Administration and Management from Business School, Netherlands. In this interview More...

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By Solomon Ojigbo On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

eMEDREP partners with Sidmach Technologies on world class cloud technology for pharmacists

…As Lagos ACPN pays courtesy visit to the firm eMedrep Nigeria, an Information Technology startup that is focused on developing e-health solutions, hosted the executives of the Lagos Chapter of ACPN at their More...

By admin On Thursday, September 29th, 2016

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 More...

By admin On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

JUTH May Suspend In-patients Feeding If Beneficiaries Remain Ungrateful

The Management of  the Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH), has threatened to stop the feeding of in-patients, if complaints against the gesture persisted. The Chief Medical Director (CMD), Prof. Edmund Banwat, 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 Temitope Obayendo On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

AHAPN tasks members on compliance with PCN standard on compounding

The Association of Hospital and Administrative Pharmacists of Nigeria (AHAPN) national has urged every hospital pharmacist to conform to the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria’s minimum standards for drug compounding. The More...

Pharm. (Dr) Albert Kelong Alkali
By Adebayo Oladejo On Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Fulani herdsmen killings, our greatest fear before ACPN conference – Alkali

The alleged invasion of Ukpabi Nimbo community in Enugu State and the subsequent bloodbath by suspected Fulani herdsmen few weeks to this year’s Annual National Conference of the Association of Community Pharmacists More...

35th ACPN Annual Conference
By Adebayo Oladejo On Friday, June 24th, 2016

Ugwuanyi, Yakasai, others task pharmacists on professional commitment – As ACPN holds 35th Annual National Conference in Enugu.

Enugu State Governor, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has led stakeholders in the health care industry, including President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN), Pharm. (Alh) Ahmed Yakasai, to call on community More...

Yakubu Layi Gobir
By Adebayo Oladejo On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Poor manpower development killing community pharmacy

– Yakubu Layi Gobir For Nigerian pharmacists to be easily distinguished from patent medicine vendors, while operating in accordance with global best practices, more attention must be paid to manpower development, More...

L-R: Pharm Adeoye Afuye, national secretary; Pharm (Dr) Albert Kelong Alkali, national chairman; and Pharm (Mrs) Bridget Okocha, chairman, conference planning committee (CPC), Enugu ACPN national conference at the press briefing.
By admin On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

ACPN canvasses pharmacist DG for NAFDAC

The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) has lent its voice to the call on the federal government to appoint a pharmacist as the next director general of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration More...