26 Jul 2016
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNDOC) is planning a nationwide survey on drug use in Nigeria. The study, when concluded, will be the first of its kind in the country.
22 Jul 2016
The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has in its recent operations in Gembu, Taraba impounded unregistered drugs worth N15 million.
14 Jul 2016
The National Agency For Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has arrested the Managing Director of Six Six Manufacturing Global Services Ltd, Mr. Zhao Shou Chum, a Chinese, and his clearing agent...
11 Jul 2016
The stakeholders’ position was encapsulated in a communiqué issued at the end of a recent Stakeholders’ forum on Phasing Down of Amalgam-The Alternatives in Nigeria held at Old Great hall, University of Lagos, Lagos.
10 Jul 2016
Though Nigeria is a global leader in cassava production, with average yield on farmers’ fields of about 14 tons per hectare, one of the limiting factors to increased production is poor weed control.
3 Jul 2016
The unavailability of potable water to residents of Abia over the years is worrying. The situation has forced residents to rely on streams and particularly, boreholes.
21 Jun 2016
Amid fears that Nigeria has adopted Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs), Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed has urged the people not to panic, saying they are not currently officially grown in the country.
14 Jun 2016
“We are confident that as true representatives of the Nigerian people, you will compel NAFDAC and other agencies to do their job properly.
12 Jun 2016
Three years on, consumers in Nigeria are well on the way to eating better quality maize in which there is lower level of aflatoxin, a potential carcinogen from the fungus, Aspergillus flavus.
5 Jun 2016
More than 1000 researchers from all over the world, will tomorrow, gather at Nicon Luxury Hotel, Abuja, for the 4th Clinical Trials Summit Scientific Programme scheduled to take place from June 6 to 8, 2016.
1 Jun 2016
In a unanimous decision, the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division yesterday upheld the conviction of the managers of Barewa Pharmaceutical Company, makers of My Pikin teething mixture ...
31 May 2016
The Acting Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Alhaji Abdulrazak Dangiri, yesterday said that no fewer than 5,000