Tuesday, February 19, 2019
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new National Health Policy aimed at promoting the health of Nigerians and accelerate socio-economic development in the country. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, made this known when he briefed State...
The Federal Government has approved Sayana Press injectable contraceptive for self-injection by users, a change which advocates hope will improve access to the product. The United Kingdom has already approved self-injection. Other countries are considering doing the same. A press release...
Pharmacists in the country have advocated the rational distribution and dispensing of medicines that are safe, effective and of good quality to the public. Director, Inspection and Monitoring of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria, Mrs. Anthonia Aruya, in a...
The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria MDCN regulates medical and dental practice in Nigeria including clinical laboratory practice by members of the professions as stipulated by the provisions of the Medical and Dental Practitioners’ Act Cap M8 LFN...
The Consumer Protection Council said on Sunday it has opened inquiry into the controversy about the safety of Blue Band “Spread for Bread” when subjected to high temperature in boiling water. The council said in a statement sent to TheNigerialawyer...
The Medical Laboratory Science Counci of Nigeria MLSCN practitioners register featuring up-to-date Medical Laboratory Practitioners is now available online. To access and ascertain your up-to-date status, click Here and enter your registration number and click on 'check Register' Instructions: This platform contains list of...
There was disquiet yesterday at the National Agency for Foods and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) over the continue stay in office of its Acting Director General (DG), Mrs. Yetunde Oni. Mrs. Oni, who is presently out of the...
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Saturday conducted screening examination for 4,370 doctors and paramedics, who will provide assistance to Christian pilgrims in Jerusalem this year. A board member, Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC), David Atuwo, made...
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control says Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has ordered the agency to return to the ports immediately. The order came less than three weeks after the NAFDAC Director-General, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, partly ascribed...
In its bid to improve healthcare delivery to the citizenry, the Federal Government has launched two documents 2nd Edition of Nigerian Standard Treatment Guidelines and 6th Edition of Nigerian Essential Medicines List for the betterment of patients. The Minister of...