Saturday, October 20, 2018

Health Professionals Association

The leadership of the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has flayed the Federal Government alleged adamant to its health regulatory roles and functions as regards to relationship with doctors. They said that the medical laboratory scientists...
PROFESSOR Garba Sharubutu, President, Veterinary Council of Nigeria (VCN), has called for adequate funding of the Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) to enable it to produce potent vaccines for livestock in the country. Sharubutu who made the call at the annual...
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) on Wednesday threatened to close down all unlicenced pharmacies by March ending if they failed to regularise their operations. Mr Elijah Mohammed, the Council’s Registrar, made this known in an interview in Abuja. He said...
After a careful review and frontal resolution of the issues that necessisated the eventual posponement of the AMLSN Special general meeting earlier scheduled to hold in Ebonyi state in May 2017, I am glad to formally inform you that...
The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has agreed to meet today to consider the renegotiated Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) reached with the Federal Government. The resolution was reached at the end of the conciliation meeting held on Wednesday...
The first International Council of Nurses’ (ICN) Global Nursing Policy Leadership Institute Programme (GNPLI) concluded on 15 September with the graduation of 27 nurse leaders from 19 countries Australia, Canada, Chile, China, Gambia, Guyana, Iraq, Kenya, Malawi, Malta, Nepal,...
The Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, has raised the alarm over the declining immunisation coverage in Nigeria, declaring that the recent report showing 33 percent was unacceptable The medical doctors also expressed worry that the poor immunisation coverage might increase childhood...
Worried about the chaotic system of drug distribution in the country, Pharmacists under the auspices of Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria, ACPN, have urged the newly appointed Director General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration...
The Enugu State chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association says it will provide services in the state hospitals despite the ongoing strike by the Joint Health Workers Staff Union. The state NMA chairman, Dr. Cajetan Onyedum, gave the assurance on...
Sokoto State chapter of the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) yesterday called off its industrial strike embarked upon in the state. Chairman of the union in the state, Abubakar Shehu, disclosed this to newsmen in Sokoto yesterday. According to him,...