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17 Oct
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) has lamented that low number of pharmacists is partly responsible for the slow uptake of family planning in the country.
3 Jun 2021
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) has alerted Nigerians to rise in unregistered medicine shops nationwide.
6 May 2021
The regulatory body for all pharmacists and medicine dealers in the country, the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) has warned that activities of medicine dealers in unregistered outlets within...
3 Dec 2020
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), yesterday, said that it had sealed over 348 unauthorised outlets in the state to regulate and streamline the drug distribution value chain to promote...
4 Mar 2020
Medical experts have warned that there may be shortage of essential drugs and medical supplies in the country due to the global spread of Coronavirus. They, however, said the development of the petrochemical sector would have prevented over-dependence on imported raw materials...
12 Feb 2018
The Federal Government has said it would close down all illegal drug markets in the country from January 2019.
8 Feb 2018
As part of efforts towards improving the quality of family planning and primary healthcare services delivered by Community Pharmacists (CPs) and Proprietary Patent Medicine Vendors (PPMVs) in underserved areas of Lagos and Kaduna states, a project of Society for Family Health....
30 Nov 2017
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) has sealed 339 illegal premises that included medicine shops and pharmacy outlets over non-adherence to the ethics of the profession. 
22 Sep 2016
As part of the efforts to regulate the drug distribution system in the country, Registrar of the Pharmacy Council of Nigeria (PCN), Elijah Mohammed, has disclosed that come 2017 ...


11 mins ago
Bauchi State High Court 5 has sentenced three young men to serve 17 years in prison for a robbery committed in 2018. One Muazu Ya'u, Adamu Abdullahi, Awalu Babayo of Gertogel village in Bauchi local government area were charged in September 2018 for armed robbery "and thereby committed an act contrary to section 96 and…
22 mins ago
Tension enveloped parts of Enugu on Tuesday night as heavily armed men reportedly invaded the meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu South local government council and shot dead the State Youth leader of the party, Mr Kelvin Ezeoha, and one other member. Members of the party from ward III Obeagu Awkunanaw, Enugu…
2 hours ago
Group D table toppers, Super Eagles of Nigeria, will be aiming for another record in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations when they file out against Guinea-Bissau this evening in Garoua, Cameroon...
2 hours ago
Players and officials of Guinea-Bissau have promised to end Nigeria’s unbeaten run when they clash today in their last group match in Garoua.
5 hours ago
Worried about huge financial losses to cybercrimes and hackers, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has expressed commitment to standardise the nation's Information Technology