How to boost local drug production in Nigeria – Ojo by Chukwuma Muanya


Dr. Lolu Ojo is the immediate past National Chairman, Nigerian Association of Industrial Pharmacists (NAIP) and Managing Director, Merit Healthcare Limited. Ojo is a Fellow of the West African Post Graduate College of Pharmacists (FPCpharm) and the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (FPSN)….Ojo in this interview with The Guardian last week in Lagos said it is easier, cheaper and more convenient to import drugs in Nigeria than the very challenging venture of local production. The doctor of pharmacy gave reasons for the anomaly and recommended among other things what must be done to boost local drug production in the country. Chukwuma Muanya writes. Read more

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