Be an original individual and not a photocopy. However you try to change your personality, you cannot. A Congolese proverb says, “Wood may remain ten years in the water, but it will never become a crocodile.” Many people spend their entire lives trying to change the way they were made. “To be nobody but yourself,” […]
There are men and there are real men. There are achievers and there are super achievers. There are successful people and there are fulfilled people. However, it is rare in our society to have an individual who is a super achiever, authentic, successful and fulfilled at the same time. Pharm. Ahmed Ibrahim Yakasai is […]
I believe that FEAR is good, but what is bad is allowing fear to stop us from making our lives a masterpiece. Fear can imply two things; 1.Forget Everything And Run. Or 2. Face Everything And Rise Your Excellency, which one will you pick? I believe that everything we really want in life is on […]
In the last 100 years, a handsome numbers of Nigerian pharmacists have impacted and contributed immensely to the pragmatic growth and development of our society beyond the pharmacy profession. In politics, industry, business, education, publishing, administration, management, banking, telecommunication, economy and other aspects of the society, many Nigerian pharmacists have carved a niche for themselves, raised the bars and achieve great things. However, despite the contributions of many pharmacists to our national growth, some few individuals stand out like a gold fish in the midst of other fishes in the river. Without much delay, I present to you the top ten most influential pharmacists in Nigeria based on influence, impacts and contributions.
The greatest day of our life is the day we take 100% responsibility for our results; we don’t rely on government, our parents, friends, family or luck. We stop complaining, blaming, pointing fingers to others for our results. It’s the day we make up our mind that if it’s going to be, it’s up to […]
Motivational speakers or inspirational speakers use the power of language to mold people’s behaviour. They use words to shape people’s emotions, break down people’s limiting beliefs and help them act despite their fears and doubts. They are the catalysts between people’s present and where they want to be in the future. I gave my first […]
In 2011, during a banquet dinner at white house, President Barack Obama publicly humiliated President-elect Donald Trump to get back at him for accusing him of not being a US citizen. That night, Donald J. Trump made a firm decision to become the next President of the greatest country in the world, The United States […]
In this exclusive interview with Pharmanews, Pharm. Sesan Kareem, prolific author and personal assistant to the PSN President, Pharm. Ahmed Yakasai, speaks on several pertinent issues in pharmacy education and practice – especially as it relates to young pharmacists in Nigeria. He also expresses his delight as PA to the PSN president. Excerpts: What prompted your […]