Study Links Traffic Pollution To Premature Aging and Asthma

Although the regular exposure of Nigerians to air pollution, especially those from the motor vehicles exhaust and that from the electricity power generators, made it looked as if air pollutants are harmless, but experts have recently warned against the harmful effects of air pollution on the human system. According to a new study conducted by Californian More...

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By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis On Monday, May 22nd, 2017

PSN, May&Baker Inaugurate Committee For 2017 Professional Service Awards

The duo of Pharm. (Mrs) Maureen Ebigbeyi, director of Ports Inspection Directorate (PID), National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) and Pharm. Gbolagade Iyiola, PSN, national secretary, have More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

FIP Outlines Models For Reporting Medicines Shortages

A new report from the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP), released recently, provides an overview of some of the systems used to report medicines shortages around the world. “Reporting medicines shortages: More...

By Temitope Obayendo On Monday, May 15th, 2017

FG Cautions Nigerians on Ebola Resurgence in Congo

Following the World Health Organisation’s announcement on the recent outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Federal Government, through the minister of health, Professor More...

By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

NAPharm, PSN, NMA Seek To Revive ‘Spirit of Las Vegas’

On Thursday, May 11, 2017, the Nigeria Academy of Pharmacy (NAPharm) in partnership with Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) is planning a joint symposium that seeks to further harmonise the collaborative spirit More...

By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis On Monday, May 8th, 2017

Glitz, Glamour As UNILORIN Inducts 1st Set of Pharmacy Graduands

In what many termed as historic, the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of IIorin (UNILORIN) has churned out its first set of pharmacy graduates. The colourful maiden induction and oath-taking ceremony More...

By Adebayo Folorunsho-Francis On Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Prof. Sarpong Emerges WAPCP New President

-As Erhun canvasses insurance cover for future secretary general Prof. Emeritus Kwame Sarpong, one of the founding fathers of the West African Postgraduate College of Pharmacists (WAPCP), has been elected as the More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Court Dismisses NVMA Suit Against PCN

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has dismissed the suit filed by the Nigeria Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA) against the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) on the regulation of veterinary drugs and others. The More...

By admin On Monday, May 1st, 2017

Ghana, Kenya and Malawi to pilot malaria vaccine trial – UN

The United Nations health agency’s regional office for Africa has announced that Ghana, Kenya, and Malawi will take part in a breakthrough pilot programme to make the world’s first malaria vaccine available More...

By Temitope Obayendo On Friday, April 28th, 2017

Prince Adelusi-Adeluyi Extols PEFON’s Concept, Decorates Octogenarians with Lifetime Achievement Award

-As Osita Chidoka, others became Fellows In recognition of their meritorious services to their father land, Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi, chairman, Board of Trustees, Professional Excellence Foundation of Nigeria More...