Prof. Ernest Izevbigie: The Grandmaster of Phytochemotheraphy

About 600 years ago, the Swiss physician and alchemist Paracelsus stated that all that man needs for health and healing has been provided by God in nature, and the challenge of science is to find it. Indeed, to Paracelsus, who was one of the most influential medical scientists of the German renaissance, as well other physicians of early modern Europe, More...

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By Solomon Ojigbo On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi: Unparalleled Luminary Of The Pharmacy Profession

There can be no better way to begin an account of the life and accomplishments of Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi, OFR, mni than to borrow the following expression of a renowned reformer: “Great people and champions More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Tuesday, July 4th, 2017

Prof. Olufunmilayo Olopade: Pacesetter and Game-changer In Breast Cancer Treatment

Modern medical advancements have helped save millions of lives, giving many people a chance to live longer and healthier lives. These life-saving advancements would not have been possible without the contributions More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Friday, May 26th, 2017

Dora Nkem Akunyili: Fearless Reformer And Revolutionary

Ghanaian novelist, Ayi Kwei Armah, once titled one of his books, The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born (sic) – by which he implied that Africa had to still wait for its real saviours after having been failed More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Bennet Ifeakandu Omalu: A Pioneer Discoverer And Lifesaver

In contemporary history of American football, Dr Bennet Ifeakandu Omalu is hailed as a hero and lifesaver, though he has never for once participated in the sport. A forensic pathologist and neuropathologist, he More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Prof. Oluyinka Olutoye – The Surgeon With A Difference

A surgeon who has made exceptional contributions to the art and science of surgery, Prof. Oluyinka Olutoye has, without a doubt, distinguished himself in the medical field. Described by NBC News Dateline programme More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Monday, March 6th, 2017

Dr Ameyo Stella Adadevoh

– A paragon of professionalism and patriotism. From a distant forest, evil breaks With death and dread upon its wake Young and old shuddered in vivid fear As savants pondered the villain’s flare  A nation’s More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Monday, February 13th, 2017

Chief Oludolapo Ibukun Akinkugbe, Pharmaceutical Trailblazer, Entrepreneur

The name, Oludolapo Ibukun Akinkugbe, is one that commands reverence in the Nigerian healthcare industry – particularly among pharmacists – and rightly so. He was the pioneer general secretary of the More...

By admin On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Oluyinka Olutoye – The surgeon with a difference

A surgeon who has made exceptional contributions to the art and science of surgery, Prof. Oluyinka Olutoye has without a doubt distinguished himself in the medical field. Prof. Oluyinka Olutoye He is the Nigerian More...