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PCN seals 231 illegal facilities in Nasarawa

Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) has sealed 231 drug dispensing facilities in Nasarawa State over illegal practices.

Council arrest 13 illegal medicine dealers in Taraba

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) has arrested thirteen illegal medicine dealers in Taraba state.

Zamfara pharmacists close shops over non-assent to PCN bill

The Zamfara chapter of the Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN), on Tuesday, closed down their shops to protest the non-assent of the 2017 Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria (PCN) bill into law.

Pharmacists urge presidential assent on PCN Bill

The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) on Tuesday shut down services for about two hours in Abuja to press for presidential assent to the Pharmacy Council of Nigeria (PCN) Bill 2017.

PCN inaugurates committee to check illegal pharmaceutical stores

The Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria (PCN), Gombe State Office, has inaugurated an inspection committee to check illegal pharmaceutical stores in the state.
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Pharmacists council inducts 102 graduates of Igbinedion university

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), has inducted 102 graduands of the Dora Akunyili College of Medicine, Igbinedion University, Okada.
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Pharmacists drum support for modern contraceptive usage

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria-Partnership for Advocacy in Child and Family Health at Scale (PSN-PAS) project says Community Pharmacists (CPs) and Patent and Proprietary Medicines Vendors (PPMVs) are key in achieving 27 per cent modern Contraceptive Prevalence Rate (mCPR) by 2020.

PCN seals 326 pharmacies, patent medicine shops in Niger

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria has sealed 326 Patent and Proprietary Medicine Vendors’ shops and pharmacies in Niger for non-adherence to national drug distribution guidelines.

PCN pledges to sanitise pharmaceutical industry

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) says it will redouble efforts to rid the country’s pharmaceutical industry of unwholesome practices.

Lagos government partners pharmacists to monitor drugs containing human parts

The Lagos State Government says it is partnering with the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria, PCN, to prevent the sales of Chinese Drugs allegedly containing human parts in the Nigerian markets.
Stakeholders in the health sector have called for the inclusion of private healthcare institutions in the National Health Management Information System (NHMIS) to ensure quality service delivery.

Stakeholders want private sector included in NHMIS

Stakeholders in the health sector have called for the inclusion of private healthcare institutions in the National Health Management Information System (NHMIS) to ensure quality service delivery.

PCN seals 343 Pharmacies in Kebbi

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), on Friday, has sealed up 343 pharmacies, Patent and Proprietary Medicine Vendors (PPMVS), in Kebbi State, which violated the Council’s laws and regulations.

10 Pharmacists arrested in Delta over prescription

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), has arrested 10 Pharmacists and Patent and Proprietary Medicine Vendors (PPMVs), for prosecution in Delta State for various offenses.

Peace Day: Dickson Akoh tasks youths on unity, peace

The National Commandant, Peace Corp of Nigeria (PCN), Mr Dickson Akoh, on Friday urged youths to be advocates of peace and avoid ethno-religious and socio-political tension.
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World Peace Day: Peace Corps calls for harmonious co-existence

As Nigerians join the rest of the world to celebrate the 2018 International Day of Peace, the Commandant of the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), Ogun State, Dr. Olalekan Yusuff, has advocated for continuous peace and harmonious relationships among citizens, irrespective of their religious or political differences and ethnic background.

FCT community pharmacists decry double taxation by govt

The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) has condemned what it called double taxation of its members by some government authorities in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

Pharmacists council shuts down 321 pharmacies, drugs outlets in Bayelsa

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) at the weekend shut down over 321 pharmacies and patent medicine stores in Bayelsa State.

‎Peace Corps writes Acting President Osinbajo over sealed office

The Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) has prayed acting President Yemi Osinbajo to compel the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to unseal its corporate head office which had been under locks since February 28, 2017, allegedly without a lawful order.

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