Friday, December 14, 2018
The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria has warned house officers joining doctors on strike risk repeating their training without remuneration. The medical regulator insists all doctors on provisional registration, which lapses in two years, are expected to complete their...
The National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives, Lagos State Council, has reiterated its commitment to finding a lasting solution to quackery in the health sector. Speaking during a briefing, the Chairman of NANNM, Lagos chapter, Mr. Olurotimi Awojide, said...
One of the major problems of the Nigerian health sector is the failure by government to implement existing laws and policies, the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has said. Mike Ogirima, the president of the association, stated this at a press...
The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria considers the statement credited to the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, as reckless, unguided and unexpected of a minister of any republic. The minister has directed all chief medical directors and medical...
Nurses under the auspices of University Graduates of Nursing Science Association (UGONSA), on Friday, called for the overhaul of the nation’s health system to enhance effective health care delivery. In reaction to the recent death of doctors and nurses due...
Doctors under the auspices of Association of General and Private Medical Practitioners of Nigeria (AGPMPN), Oyo State chapter has said that for Nigeria to achieve univesral health coverage, disparity in capitation, low payment and otherlapses in its health insurance...
The Governing Council of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) at its 39th Regular meeting of May, 2015 considered the appeal of the Ogun State College of Health Technology (OSCHT), Ilese-ljebu with respect to the holders of Pharmacy Technician...
The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Bio-generics Nigeria Ltd on Award for Professional Integrity for Pharmacists in public health hospitals in Nigeria. The award prize is N1million to be presented during the opening...
Health workers under the auspices of the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) has accused the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole and his Labour and Employment counterpart, Senator Chris Ngige of collaborating with Medical Doctors to frustrate their demands...
PREAMBLE The meeting critically appraised contemporary matters in the pharmaceutical sector and the totality of the health system in Nigeria. After a careful evaluation, the national council came up with the following recommendations and resolutions: 1.​Council commended the APC administration...