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FG Supports Local Drug Manufacturers for Affordable Medicines

Share this on WhatsAppThe Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, has re-iterated the commitment of the Federal Ministry of Health to partner with local pharmaceutical manufacturing Companies to ensure access to quality medicines by the Nigerian populace at affordable cost. The Minister made this known in Abuja while meeting with members of the Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Group, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria ...

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Pharmacists call for review of 20 percent tariff on imported medicines

Share this on WhatsAppThe Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has said the new tax policy imposing 20 per cent tariff on imported medicines could skyrocket the prices of drugs. The PSN noted that the policy dubbed 20 % Import Adjustment Tax recently released by the Federal Ministry of Finance through a circular now imposes 20 per cent tariff on imported ...

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‘Indian garri’ made in Ghana, packaged in UK – NAFDAC

Share this on WhatsAppThe National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) said it has commenced investigation into the garri reported Monday to have been imported from India. The agency announced that preliminary investigation had shown the product to have been made in Ghana but packaged in the UK. Speaking yesterday at a one-day zonal campaign on current ...

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