The President of the Young Pharmacist Group-Nigeria (YPG-NG) recently led a high powered delegation of young pharmacists on a courtesy visits to the President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, Pharm. Ahmed Ibrahim Yakassai FPSN, presenting her blue print to the president.
Amongst the issues highlighted included setting up of National Secretariat at Pharmacy house, establishing a vibrant and active YPG in all the states of the Federation and FCT, health outreaches and robust commemoration of world health days, mentorship programs, website for YPG-NG, increasing young Pharmacists participation at conferences and many other issues affecting young Pharmacists.
In his response,the PSN President, Pharm Yakasai who played host to the visitors lauded the effort of the immediate past leadership of YPG-NG led by Pharm Imoiboho Williams and commended the determination of the Onimisi led administration describing it as sacrificial.
He added that his administration is determined to support the young Pharmacists in their bid to promote the image of the profession. He however decried the indiscipline observed among some young pharmacists and urged the YPG’s leader to address the issue.
In his remark, Pharm Onimisi Peter applauded the host for his unflinching support and his fatherly care for the younger generation and pledged to pilot the affairs of the group with selflessness and commitment. He also promised to carry all young Pharmacists along in his bid to building an active and sustainable structure for Young Pharmacists Group-Nigeria.