The President of Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN), Ahmed Yakasai yesterday assured members of adequate security as the society hosts the 90th Annual National Conference in Umuahia, Abia state this week.
About 5,000 pharmacists and scientists from Nigeria and the Diaspora are expected at the largest annual gathering of pharmacy professionals holding between 6th and 11th of November.
Yakasai said the conference under the theme, ‘Medicines Availability and National Security,’ would address the imperatives of medicine availability to national security.
“In this light, the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria has been a strong advocate for local manufacturing of pharmaceuticals and the need for government to create friendly environment for pharmaceutical sector in Nigeria,” he said. Read more