Idris Laments Inadequate Funding In Healthcare


The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, has recently decried the limited allocation to healthcare at all tiers of government in the country, saying that this will not in anyway change, if stakeholders don’t see it as a matter of urgency to be considered. Idris who opined, in a MWN reports noted that we have little or no infrastructure More...

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By admin On Thursday, October 20th, 2016

NAFDAC Staff Begins Warning Strike

The log jammed around the National Foods, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) headquarters on Oshodi/Apapa Expressway on Wednesday was due to nothing, but the protest of the workers’ of the agency, who More...

By Adebayo Oladejo On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

FG Needs Strong Political Will To Implement Pharmacy Laws – ACPN Spokesman

Pharm. Chima A. Ogbu is the national publicity secretary, Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN), and managing director, Medigate Pharmacy, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. In this informative interview More...

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By admin On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Open drug markets to close down by 2017, says PCN

As part of the efforts to regulate the drug distribution system in the country, Registrar of the Pharmacists  Council of Nigeria (PCN), Pharm. Elijah Mohammed, has disclosed that come 2017, all open drug markets More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Got Stretch Marks? Tryout these smart ways of treating it

The skin is the body’s largest organ and has the remarkable ability to expand and contract as needed. The skin is strong and elastic, but its supporting tissues can be damaged if they are stretched too far More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Real reasons Olive Oil is good for you

Olive oil has been used for several purposes before now, and dermatologists are also coming up with more uses of the oil as an effective skincare agent. It was asserted that extra virgin organic olive oil, has  higher More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Over 37 pharmaceutical outlets sealed in Lagos

Over 37 illegal pharmaceutical outlets were at the weekend sealed by the Lagos State Government in a bid to curb the unwholesome distribution of medicines in the state. The recent raid, which was done in Ikorodu More...

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By admin On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

PSN Establishes a Working Relationship With APhA

Among the distinguished achievements of the 2016 FIP conference for the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) is the establishment of a cordial relationship with the American Pharmacists Association (APhA). The More...

By admin On Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Health Insurance Scheme cautions HMOs against negligence

Following series of complaints pouring in from Nigerians to the desk of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), the insurance scheme has sent stern warning to all Health Management Organizations (HMOs) operating More...

By Adebayo Oladejo On Monday, August 22nd, 2016

Adejumo urges parents, care providers to help curb drug abuse

As part of efforts to curb the menace of illicit drug use and misuse in the society, road transport workers, market women, parents, guardians, health workers, as well as students, have been advised to assist the More...