PMGMAN advises members to focus only on essentials


Pharm Okey Akpa, chairman, Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Group of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (PMGMAN) is a man of few words. Whenever he makes up his mind to talk, the taciturn pharmacist doesn’t mince his words. In this brief interview with Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis, Akpa disclosed how the association, whose members have invested no fewer More...

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By Solomon Ojigbo On Saturday, December 31st, 2016

Applications of enzymes in industry

Enzymes are proteins which are responsible for catalysing most metabolic reactions occurring in biological systems. Enzymes are highly selective and specific in their activity, as they usually catalyse only one More...

By admin On Friday, December 23rd, 2016
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May and Baker promotes three senior management officers

Pharmaceutical giant, May & Baker Nigeria Plc has announced the promotion of three senior management officers to the position of Executive Directors. The new members on the Board of Directors of the company More...

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By admin On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

May and Baker boss forcast scarcity of essential medicines by 2017

According to Mr Nnamdi Okafor, Nigerians should prepare for scarsity of essential drugs in 2017. Mr Okafor, the managing director of May and Baker Plc spoke at his office on tuesday also lamented the though situation More...

By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Large Turnout At Biofem’s Diabetes Camps

No fewer than 200 people benefited from the open camps initiated by Biofem Pharmaceuticals Limited, maker of Biobetic, in celebration of this year’s World Diabetes Day. World Diabetes Day is celebrated annually More...

By Yusuff Moshood On Monday, December 5th, 2016

Ferring holds infertility treatment lecture, launches Menopaur

Ferring Pharmaceuticals, a research-driven specialty biopharmaceutical group headquartered in Switzerland, has pledged its commitment to collaborating with stakeholders in the healthcare sector, especially those More...

By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Emzor Pharma Launches New Range of Paracetamol, Para1000

In its resolve to bring wholesome wellness into several homes, foremost pharmaceutical manufacturer, Emzor Group has launched a whole new range of Acetaminophen into the Nigerian market. Addressing newsmen during More...

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By admin On Friday, November 11th, 2016

Nigeria to mitigate FX challenges of local drug producers

Manufacturing industries in Nigeria have been given access to $660 million within the inter-bank market to supply raw materials and spare parts for their industries to ease the fx stress on manufacturing and More...

By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis On Friday, November 4th, 2016

NAIP To Partner Dangote Group On Petrochemicals

In a renewed effort to make the pharmaceutical industry self-reliant through local sourcing of raw materials, the Association of Industrial Pharmacists of Nigeria (NAIP) has concluded arrangements to enter into More...

By Yusuff Moshood On Monday, October 31st, 2016

Prices Of Medicines May Soar In 2017 – APIN President

Pharm. (Sir) Nnamdi Obi, MD/CEO, Embassy Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals Limited, is also president of Association of Pharmaceutical Importers of Nigeria (APIN). In this interview with Pharmanews in Lagos, Sir Obi, More...