21 Feb 2017
The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has warned that the prices of essential medicines in the country, such as anti-malarial drugs and antibiotics have risen by over 150 per cent in less than two years.
19 Feb 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari had in April 2016 said the Federal Government would not provide funds to any government official to travel abroad for medical treatment unless the case cannot be handled in Nigeria.
19 Dec 2016
The President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN), Ahmed Yakasai, commended the increase of N81.3 billion in 2017 budget compared to 2016 but said the vote still fell short.
24 Nov 2016
Concerned about the rising costs and scarcity of essential medicines in the country, pharmacists under the aegis of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) ...
27 Oct 2016
For better health care delivery in the country, the apex body of all pharmacists in Nigeria, the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN), has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that members are appointed...
29 Sep 2016
President PSN, Ahmed Yakasai, in a paper titled “The imperative of legislative review of the enabling drug handling laws” said: “The drug distribution channels in Nigeria is in total chaos and anarchy due to...
22 Sep 2016
Nowhere is the need for essential drugs more evident in the day-to-day management of patients than in the provision of this unique specialized commodity.
7 Jul 2016
Nigerian pharmacists have charged their colleagues in diaspora on delivering healthcare through multidisciplinary approach.President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria...
23 Jun 2016
Yakasai in his address during the 5th International Pharmacy Students Federation (IPSF)- African Pharmaceutical Symposium held at Pride-Inn Paradise Beach Hotel in Shanzu, Mombasa, Kenya, on Friday, June 17, 2016.
16 May 2016
As part of efforts to prevent shortage of essential medicines in hospitals, pharmacists under the umbrella of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) have canvassed for the adoption of drug revolving fund schemes to meet hospital needs.