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Over 70% of drugs dispensed in Nigeria are substandard – NPHCDA

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Over 70% of drugs dispensed in Nigeria are substandard ? NPHCDA

The National Primary Healthcare Development Agency has said over 70 per cent of medical drugs being dispensed in Nigeria are substandard.

 

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The NPHCDA in a statement shared on its website ahead of the Primary Healthcare Summit and captioned ‘Re-imaging Primary Health Care in Nigeria’, outlined some of the challenges the country is facing in the healthcare sector. 

 

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It reads in part;

 

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“The majority of Nigerians do not have access to health services; 20 per cent of all maternal deaths globally occur in Nigeria; infant mortality occurs at a rate of 19 deaths per 1,000 births; children under five are dying at a rate of 128 per 1,000; over 70 per cent of medical drugs dispensed in Nigeria are substandard.

“The weaknesses of the PHC system led to the under-utilisation of the PHC, resulting in significant burden within the health sector, with patients over-lying on tertiary and secondary health care services.

“Exorbitant health expenditures to access care place huge financial burdens on households and drive poverty.”

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Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Education, And Career

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Femi Adebayo is a Nigerian director, film actor, lawyer, producer, and Special Adviser to the Governor of Kwara State on Arts, Culture, and Tourism. He is the son of the veteran actor, Adebayo Salami. Here’s his Biography, Age, Net worth, Wife, Children, Education, Occupation, Parents, Awards, etc.

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Who is Femi Adebayo?

Femi Adebayo Salami is a Nigerian director, film actor, lawyer, and producer. Adebayo attended the C&S College for his secondary school education. He then went to the University of Ilorin, where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in Law. He later earned a master’s degree in Law at the University of Ibadan.

Full name: Femi Adebayo Salami

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Nicknames: Jelili

Date of birth: 31 December 1978

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Age: 44

Place of birth: Lagos State

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State of origin: Kwara State

READ ALSO: My Aproko Partner – Femi Adebayo Eulogises Father, Adebayo Salami

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Nationality: Nigerian

Parents: Adebayo Salami(Oga Bello)

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Education: C&S College, University of Ilorin, and University of Ibadan

Occupation: Director, film actor, Lawyer, Politician, and producer

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Wife: Omotayo Maimunat Sanusi (m. 2016)

Siblings: 5

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Children: 4

Net worth: $900,000

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Cars: Unknown

Awards: Best Movie Producer Of The Year (Yoruba) at the City People Entertainment Awards 2015.

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Best Actor in a Lead role –Yoruba at the Best of Nollywood Awards(2017)

Best Kiss in a Movie at 2020 Best of Nollywood Awards

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Social media: [email protected]https://www.instagram.com/femiadebayosalami/

Adebayo began acting in 1985, the same year he featured in his father’s first movie titled Ogun Ajaye. Femi has starred in over 500 Nigerian films, winning four awards as Best Yoruba actor at the 17th African Film Awards popularly known as Afro Hollywood awards at the Stratford Town Hall in London. He also won an award in the same category for the Best of Nollywood Broadcasting Organization of Nigeria Awards in 2012. Adebayo has a long list of movies to his credits, which includes the Sonto AlapataWura Ati FadakaMa Wobadan, and Buga, among others. He is the MD/CEO of J-15 media network Nigeria.

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Soldiers accused of shooting at students protesting against ASUU strike in Akure to disperse them (videos)

Soldiers accused of shooting at students protesting against ASUU strike in Akure to disperse themSoldiers have been accused of shooting at students protesting against ASUU strike in Akure, Ondo state’s capital to disperse them.  The students who took to the streets to protest against having an extended time in finishing their degree programs due to the strike, alleged that the soldiers also destroyed some items they turned up for the protest with.  Here are some tweets and videos below…………………. Soldiers accused of shooting at students protesting against ASUU strike in Akure to disperse themSoldiers accused of shooting at students protesting against ASUU strike in Akure to disperse themSoldiers accused of shooting at students protesting against ASUU strike in Akure to disperse themSoldiers accused of shooting at students protesting against ASUU strike in Akure to disperse them      View this post on Instagram           A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial). Soldiers accused of shooting at students protesting against ASUU strike in Akure to disperse them (videos) Follow Linda Ikeji Blog.

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Veeki Royce Gradually Becoming Nigeria’s Leading Gospel Artiste

Veeki Royce Gradually Becoming Nigeria

Nigeria’s Gospel artiste Veeki Royce is gradually becoming one of the most recognized gospel artiste in recent time with her mind blowing hits like “On God” ‘Son of God’ and her latest single”Iremide”  trending on major Radio stations nationwide.

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It’s no doubt that veeki  Royce who in less than 2 month gained recognition in the Nigeria music industry with her hit single “On God” is the hope set to re-ignite gospel vibes back in Nigeria with her touch of uniqueness.

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Veeki Royce Gradually Becoming Nigeria

 

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Latest single Iremide is one song you can’t resist listening to but the biggest fear is, can she face the heat in the Nigeria music industry?

 

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