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FG Tackles  Antimicrobial Resistance with New Policy

The Minister of State for Environment, Dr  Iziag Salako, disclosed on Thursday that the Federal Government has  inaugurated the National Antimicrobial policy and Strategic...

Nigeria Renews Efforts to Prevent Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission

The Federal Government has tasked the committee on Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission (PMTCT) and Paediatric AIDS Acceleration Plan to scale-up interventions to eliminate HIV...

Studies Affirm Aphrodisiac Benefits of Tiger Nuts for  Men

Tiger nuts, also known as Cyperus esculentus, chufa, yellow nutsedge, earth almonds, or Aya, have long been celebrated for their rich nutritional profile and...

Pharma Expo: PMG-MAN Rallies Support for Local Manufacturers

  In preparation for its forthcoming 7th Nigeria Pharma Manufacturers’ Expo, scheduled for 4th to 5th September,  2024, at Sheraton Hotel, Lagos, the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing...

Loveworld Medical Centre Introduces Nuclear Medicine to End Medical Tourism

  - As Nigerian Oncologists Emphasise Radionuclide Therapy The Loveworld Medical Centre (LMC) has announced its commitment to reducing the cost of medical tourism for Nigerians...

80,000 Nigerians Benefit from NIMR’s HIV, COVID Screening- Salako

  No fewer than 80,000 Nigerians have benefited from the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research's (NIMR) efforts to reduce the prevalence of infectious diseases, particularly...

WHO Approves First Self-Test Kit for Hepatitis C Virus

  The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it has prequalified the first self-test kit for hepatitis C virus (HCV), marking a pivotal step in expanding...

The executive order on pharmaceuticals

On 28 June, President Bola Tinubu signed the executive order to introduce zero tariffs, excise duties, and value-added tax (VAT) on imported pharmaceutical inputs....

Innovation in Nursing lies in Collaborating with other Disciplines – Prof. Salami

Prof. Oluwabukola Oladunni Salami is the newly elected vice-president of the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA). In this exclusive interview with Ola Aboderin, the distinguished...

Ajoke Folawewo is our Personality for July

  Pharm. (Mrs) Ajoke Titilayo Folawewo is the head of Drug Control Unit, Department of Pharmaceutical Services, Ogun State Ministry of Health. A reputable administrative...

Customs Sets Modalities to Fast-Track Healthcare Cargo Clearance

  The Nigeria Customs Service is set to create a technical working group, as well as a special corridor, for the clearance of medical and...

Kaduna Deputy Gov Advocates More Women’s Participation in Healthcare

…As Okoli, Awosika, Zamba, Others Win EWAH Awards 2024 The Kaduna State Deputy Governor, Dr Hadiza Sabuwa Balarabe has said that more women participation in...

Eghagha, Ibiyokun Highlight Anger Management Strategies

Anger, universally acknowledged as a negative emotion can also yield positive results, if managed properly. This was one of the takeaways from a webinar...

UNILAG Pharmacy Faculty, King’s College London Partner on New Initiatives

The Acting Head of Department, Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology of the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lagos, Dr (Mrs) Margaret Ilomuanya, recently welcomed a...


Understanding Africa’s Diverse Pharmaceutical Regulatory Frameworks

By Olusiji Nelson Benjamin In the intricate fabric of global public health, the regulations surrounding pharmaceuticals hold a pivotal role, delicately balancing access to life-saving...


MeCure Partners ACPN, Introduces Drug Safety Technology in Nigeria

Due to the growing menace of fake and counterfeit drugs circulation and treatment failures in the country, Me Cure Industries Plc, has signed an...


AfriHealth Conference to Hold in Lagos, July 3 to 5

      Here is an opportunity for hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, digital health companies, diagnostic centres, laboratories, wellness centres, NGOs, HMOs and financial institutions to enhance their...

 Work Out your Destiny

  Destiny may be simply defined as man’s predetermined course of events. God has planned a good life and destiny for His children but we have the responsibility to discover it...

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