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June 22, 2020

HERE COMES THE CHAIRMAN OF THE NEWLY INAUGURATED PCN GOVERNING COUNCIL, PROF. (PHARM.) AHMED TIJJANI MORA

The Chairman, Prof. A. T. Mora, was born in the ancient city of Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria, on May 13, 1956 and holds a Bachelor of […]
June 22, 2020

THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF HEALTH INAUGURATES THE NEWLY RECONSTITUTED GOVERNING COUNCIL OF PHARMACISTS COUNCIL OF NIGERIA UNDER THE CHAIRMANSHIP OF PROF. AHMED TIJJANI MORA (Wakilin Maganin Zazzau)

The Honourable Minister of Health Dr Osagie Ehanire inaugurated the Governing Council of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) on Monday, June 15, 2020 following its […]
May 30, 2020

PCN Registrar’s Interview with PUNCH Newspaper – The effect of COVID-19 pandemic on PCN activities

1. What are the effect of COVID-19 outbreak on PCN activities and what measures have you adopted to ensure that Council continue to function while keeping […]
April 2, 2020

COVID-19: PCN tasks pharmacists on availability, affordability of essential medicines

Mr. Elijah Mohammed, Registrar, Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), has appealed to pharmacists to ensure the availability of essential medicines and commodities such as hand sanitizers […]
February 21, 2020

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 […]
January 21, 2020

New pharmaceutical practice law to check quackery — PCN Registrar

Irked by the reports of dangerous practices injurious to people’s health, the Registrar, Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), Pharm. Elijah Mohammed on Tuesday said a new […]
July 25, 2019

Pharmacists warned against sharp practices

Pharmacist Council of Nigeria (PCN) has warned its members against making quick money by involving in the manufacture and sale of fake drugs. Speaking during the […]
July 25, 2019

Foreign Graduate Orientation Programme (FPGOP) 2019

COMMENCEMENT OF REGISTRATION FOR FIRST CYCLE 2019 FOREIGN PHARMACY GRADUATE ORIENTATION PROGRAMME (FPGOP) The second cycle of 2019 FPGOP is scheduled to hold from April 14 […]
July 25, 2019

Codeine Preparation Misuse in Nigeria: The way forward

The safety concerns around the use and misuse of codeine containing preparations are well documented and are assuming a frightening dimension in some parts of Nigeria. […]
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