About Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria

The history of pharmaceutical associations in Nigeria dates back to 1927, when the pioneer “Association of Dispensers” was founded. Since then that pioneer association has grown. In a way, she has become the ‘big mama’ for a number of associations for practicing Pharmacists and pharmacy students PSN was indeed born in 1927, registered under section 21 of the 1922 Companies Act

Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria is a professional association. It was set up to provide good quality pharmaceutical services to cater for the interest and welfare of her members. PSN was presented a golden chain of office (worth #30,000) in 1969 by the Welcome Foundation Ltd. London. The chain is for the office of the President of the Society (PSN)

Email: psn1927@psnnational.org

Website: psnnational.org

Office Address: No 32, Faramobi Ajike Street. Anthony village P.O Box 531, Mushin Lagos Nigeria Tel: +234 01 734 8287 +234 806 6503 022

FG, PSN, Kaduna Partner to Boost Local Production of Medicines, Economy

On 07/Nov/2019

The Federal Government has pledged its commitment to facilitating an enabling environment for the production of pharmaceutical drugs in the country in order to compete effectively with other countries. Minister of Stat[...]

Why Nigeria’s Manufacturing Sector May Go Extinct, By PSN

On 07/Nov/2019

Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has warned that the country’s manufacturing sector may be wiped out, and that the earliest casualty may be the pharmaceutical industry due to global trade wars and impendin[...]

Boosting Nigeria’s Economy with Pharmacoeconomics

On 31/Oct/2019

Worried about the volatile and unstable economic situation of the country, pharmacists under the aegis of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) have advocated the adoption pharmaeconomics to reverse the trend.[...]

Pharmacists Seek Retool of Practice to International Standards, Survive Volatile Economy

On 17/Oct/2019

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has called on the need to retool professional pharmacy practice to suit international standards and survive the volatile Nigerian economy. The pharmaceutical body stressed[...]

Rising Emigration of Pharmacists

On 10/Oct/2019

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has expressed fear on the rising number of pharmacists who are emigrating from Nigeria to seek for a “better life abroad.”   Speaking with press men at t[...]

PSN Seeks Removal of Psychotic Drugs from Streets

On 09/Oct/2019

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria has advocated the removal of ethical and psychotic drugs from the streets. The PSN President, Sam Ohuabunwa, at a briefing organised by the society to mark the World Pharmacy Day a[...]

Pharmacists Leaving Nigeria Every Day, Says PSN

On 08/Oct/2019

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria on Monday painted a more gloomy future for the nation’s health sector. The PSN Chairman in Oyo State, Abiodun Ajibade, who spoke at the commencement of the Pharmacy Week 2019[...]

PSN Laments Dearth of Pharmacists in Ondo

On 02/Oct/2019

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, Ondo State branch, has described the shortage of pharmacists in Ondo State, as an unpleasant development for the health sector in the state. The PSN appealed to Governor Rotimi Ak[...]

World Pharmacist Day: PSN Warns Against Use of Online Pharmacies

On 26/Sep/2019

Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) on Wednesday in Ilorin warned patients against use of online pharmacies to buy prescribed drugs.   The Chairman of PSN Kwara chapter, Mr. Aliu Bakau, gave the warning du[...]

2019 World Pharmacist Day 25th September “Safe and Effective Medicines for All”

On 25/Sep/2019


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