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PSN hails Buhari for appointing Adeyeye as NAFDAC DG

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for approving the appointment of Prof. Moji Adeyeye as the Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control. The appointment of Adeyeye, a professor of Pharmaceuticals, Manufacturing Science and Drug Product Evaluation, College of Pharmacy, Roosevelt University, United States, was announced on Tuesday. Her appointment, which ...

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Newer Technologies to Stop Fake Drugs

Experts have called for the adoption of newer technologies in Nigeria such as mass serialization and blockchain to reduce the incidence of fake and counterfeit medicines. In blockchain, the company’s strategy is to assign each product as an asset and add them to the blockchain. Each item will be given a unique number (hash) that will be verified through the ...

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NAFDAC DG Appointment: President Buhari made good on his promise and Pharmacists are glad!

I write to convey the depth of the appreciation of the NEC, Council and entire membership of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) to His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR on the appointment of a distinguished pharmacist, Prof. (Mrs.) Moji Christianah Adeyeye as the substantive Director General/Chief Executive Officer of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) ...

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NAFDAC refutes claim 70% drugs in Nigeria fake

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has refuted the claim that 70 per cent of pharmaceutical products circulating in Nigeria are fake. The agency said the claim is not evidenced-based and has no scientific proof. He said such claim can also scare foreigners and make both Nigerians and non-Nigerians lose confidence in the country’s health ...

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Sen. Adeyeye’s wife to be named as NAFDAC DG

Prof. Moji Adeyeye, the wife of the Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Olusola Adeyeye, has been tipped as the next Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, Sunday PUNCH can confirm. Impeccable sources told our correspondent on Saturday that Federal Government officials had informed Mrs. Adeyeye, a professor of Pharmaceutics and Manufacturing Sciences, of ...

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Buhari appoints Prof. Moji Christianah new NAFDAC DG

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Professor Moji Christianah Adeyeye, wife of Senator Olusola Adeyeye (Osun Central) as the new Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC. Mrs. Adeyeye, founder of Drugs for AIDS and HIV Patients, a nonprofit organization committed to prevention, education, care and treatment of HIV/AIDS children in Nigeria, takes over from ...

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Breaking!!! Buhari appoints Pharmacist and Prof. of Pharmaceutics new NAFDAC DG

Professor Moji Christianah Adeyeye, the wife of Senator Olusola Adeyeye representing Osun Central constituency at the National Assembly, has been appointed as the Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, by the Federal Government, Nigeria’s burgeoning online integrated media, ALEDEH can authoritatively report. Professor Mrs. Adeyeye who is the founder of Drugs for AIDS ...

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Over 70% of Drugs Circulating in Nigeria Are Fake – Global Health Leader

At least 70 per cent of pharmaceutical products circulating in Nigeria are fake, says Andrew Nevin, the Financial Services Advisory Leader and Chief Economist, Project Blue PWc Nigeria. Mr. Nevin said this in his keynote address at the opening of the 90th Annual National Conference of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) in Umuahia, the Abia capital. According to him, ...

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YOUR ROLE IN RESTORING THE SOCIAL VALUE OF PHARMACY – CHUKWUKA AMUKAMARA (Bpharm, PharmD)

*YOUR ROLE IN RESTORING THE SOCIAL VALUE OF PHARMACY* *To be read by pharmacists and pharmacy students ONLY!* Sadly, a very small portion of the masses out there knows the *difference between a pharmacist and a patent drug dealer!* This is our fault, yes! We failed to distinguish ourselves, both in our manner of practice and in the zero-level personality ...

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Osun Pharmacists donate vehicle to NAFDAC

The National Association of Industrial Pharmacists, Osun State Chapter, on Tuesday, donated a space bus to the management of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, in the state. The acting Chairman of the association, Pharmacist Dr. Samuel Olawoye and acting secretary, Pharmacist Richard Komolafe presented the vehicle to NAFDAC at the agency’s office in Osogbo, ...

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