Mora turbaned in Sokoto, vows to help with COVID-19 remedies
Former Registrar, Pharmacists’ Council of Nigeria (PCN), Professor Ahmed Mora, has been turbaned in Sokoto State as the new Kayayen Sarkin Musulmi. The ceremony on Sunday, April 4, 2021 was performed by the Sultan of Sokoto and President, Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs in Nigeria (SCIA), Sa ad Abubakar III. Mora, who is also the…
Pharmacists’ council arrests three illegal medicine dealers for breaking seal
Determined to rid the country of illegal medicine dealers as well as ‘fake’ and unregistered medicine shops in the country, the Pharmacists’ Council of Nigeria (PCN)
PCN seals 348 unauthorised outlets in Ebonyi
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...
PCN raises concern over proliferation of quacks, unlicensed pharmacies in Kano
Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) yesterday raised the alarm over the rise of quacks and uncertified pharmacies dominating open medicine stores in Kano...
PCN seals 499 pharmacies, patent medicine stores in Kwara
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) has sealed 499 pharmacies and patent medicine shops across Kwara State over alleged illegal operations.The sealed outlets included 30 pharmacies and 469 PMS, in the one week enforcement exercise, carried out by PCN officials.
PSN insists on removal of Mora as council’s chairman
The pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has protested against the appointment of Ahmed Mora as Chairman of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN). PSN subsequently called on the Federal Government to remove Mora as a matter of urgency.
PCN mourns Para powerlifter Ndidi Nwosu
The Paralympic Committee Nigeria (PCN) has expressed sadness over the death of Nigerian Para powerlifter Ndidi Nwosu who died recently.
Coronavirus may spur drugs, medical supplies shortage in Nigeria
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...
How to improve access to safe, effective, cheap drugs
>Elijah N. A. Mohammed is a consultant pharmacist and the Registrar/Secretary to the Governing Council, Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN). Mohammed in this interview with The Guardian among other things
Don tasks pharmacists on measures to tackle quackery, fake drugs
Vice-Chancellor of the Igbinedion University Okada (IUO), Edo State, Professor Lawrence Ezemonye, yesterday asked the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) to evolve measures capable of tackling quackery