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The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) is a Federal Government Parastatal under the Federal Ministry of Health. The Agency was established by Government Order No. 33 Vol. 74 of 11th June 1987 Part B under the Science and Technology Act Cap 276. It became functional in the year 1989. In 2001 following a Federal Executive Council decision, NIPRD was moved to the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH), with a huge investment in scientific equipment and human resources.
NIPRD is the only one of its kind in the Region, and is statutorily charged with the responsibility for research and development of drugs, vaccines, phytomedicines, commodities, and diagnostics aimed at improving sustainable access to safe, affordable and high-quality healthcare. Read more…
DG NIPRD presents the new locally-made hand sanitiser to Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, in Abuja The Federal Government has locally produced hand sanitisers to
The Katsina State government has donated land to National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) for the manufacture of herbal medicines to address the
Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has given what can be described as a marching order to the National Institute of Pharmaceutical and Research