NAFDAC Warns Nigerians to Stop Buying Drugs from Hawkers

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has cautioned Nigerians against buying drugs from street hawkers. The agency maintained that most of the drugs sold by these hawkers are counterfeits and are therefore poisonous to its consumers. Vanguard reports that Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, the NAFDAC Director-General, gave the warning in an […]

Dr. Alakija Emphasizes The Need for Healthcare Insurance

Health Insurance in Nigeria

Dr. Adetokunbo Alakija, the Chairman of the Lagos State Health Management Agency Board, has addressed the need for healthcare insurance. Punch reports that Alakija mentioned this during the agency’s customer appreciation event which was held earlier this week. Alakija mentioned that health insurance was key to ending the “out-of-pocket” payment which occurs when people visit […]