Medical scientists allege importation of substandard COVID-19 test kits
The Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) has claimed that substandard antibody test kits are being imported into the country. According to the body, it validated 33 test kits and systems for COVID-19 but all antigen and antibody test kits failed to meet the minimum acceptable criteria. The said the council received 43 brands…
No rapid test kit approved for use in Nigeria, lab council insists
AS the number of confirmed cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) rises across the world and the race for a solution intensifies, with different countries seeking local remedies, the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria
Council issues guidelines for private laboratories to conduct COVID-19 test
The Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) has issued guidelines for private sector medical laboratories seeking to provide testing through completely private arrangements for COVID-19.
Erhabor confirmed as Registrar of MLSCN
The Governing Board of the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) has confirmed Mr. Tosan Erhabor as the Registrar/ Chief Executive Officer of the council.
Sokoto, MLSCN to eradicate quackery in medical labs
Dr. Balarabe Shehu Kakale, who made the call while receiving the Acting Registrar, MLSCN, Mr. Tosan Erhabor, at the Ministry in Sokoto, noted that under the leadership of the Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, quackery would no longer be
Why Nigeria’s healthcare performance is still poor at 57
Ahmed Yakasai is the president of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) and a veteran practitioner of almost 35 years experience.
Minister tasks medical laboratory science council on standards
Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has urged the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) to pursue the ideal of improved standards in all aspects of medical laboratory eco system, in focusing on structure and associated construction industry.
MLSCN adopts new resolutions to boost lab services
Acting Registrar/Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Council, Mr. Tosan Erhabor at the third stakeholders meeting, the first since he took over the mantle of leadership of the Council after the gruesome murder of late Ag Registrar/CEO, Mrs. O. F. Omotuyi...