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    NIPRD Head Office
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    Director General/Chief Executive, Professor K. S. Gamaniel, OON, FAS, FPSN, FPCPharm.
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    Innovation Award
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    Our scientists on the bench conducting R&D
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    Prof. Isaac Adewole, Honourable Minister of Health and Prof. Karniyus Gamaniel, DG NIPRD
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    Senate Committee on Health pays Oversight Function visit to NIPRD
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    The DG, NIPRD on PSN delegation on a courtesy visit to President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR
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    The President, PSN (Pharm) Ahmed Yakassai visits NIPRD
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    PSN (Abuja Chapter) new EXCO pays a familiarization/courtesy visit to NIPRD

Management

INFORMATION ON NIPRD’S MANAGEMENT TEAM

Management Committee

NAME POSITION

  • Prof. Karniyus Gamaniel: Director General/Chief Executive Officer

     Name: Prof. Karniyus Gamaniel, OON, PhD, FPSN, FPCPharm
    Sex: Male
    Email: directorgeneral@workmail.com, info@niprd.gov.ng
    About Me: Prof. Karniyus Gamaniel is a Pharmacist, a Professor of Pharmacology and Founding Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Maiduguri. He has made particular achievements in the research and development of phytomedicines. He has published over 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals, one book, ten chapters in books and has three US patents on phytomedicines. One of these (NIPRISAN) has already been commercialized; He has served as Secretary General, West African Society For Pharmacology (WASP) 2001-2008; President, Neuroscience Society of Nigeria (NSN) 2000 – 2005; Secretary, National Association of Academic Pharmacists (NAAP) Kaduna State Branch, 1989; NAFDAC Expert Committee on the regulations for the registration of herbal medicinal products; NAFDAC consultant on clinical trials.
  • Director (Administration)

    Name: ‘Remi Joseph
    Sex: Male
    Email: remi662001@yahoo.com
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  • Prof. Olobayo O. Kunle – Professor of Pharmaceutics

    Name: Prof. Olobayo O. Kunle
    Sex: Male
    Email: kunleoo@hotmail.com
    About Me: Prof. Olobayo O. Kunle research interest is drug formulation with emphasis on behaviour of materials including phytomedicines under pressure; drug quality assessment; development of pharmaceutical excipients and modified release systems. He is also involved in the development of drugs for the treatment of SCD as well as the assessment of drug supply.
  • Prof Uche A. Osunkwo – Director/ Professor of Pharmacology

    Name: Prof. Uche A. Osunkwo
    Sex: Male
    Email: ucheosunkwo@yahoo.com
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  • Prof. Kolo Ibrahim – Director/ Professor of Microbiology

    Name: Prof. Ibrahim Kolo
    Sex: Male
    Email: kolodoko@yahoo.com
    About Me: Kolo Ibrahim possesses BSc, MSc and PhD in Medical Microbiology. He joined NIPRD in 1992 as the Pioneer Head of Department of Microbiology & Biotechnology. His current research interest is in the area of Mycobacteriosis particularly in the diagnosis of tuberculosis, drug susceptibility profile of TB isolates and sourcing anti-TB drugs from Nigerian medicinal plants. His interest also extends into HIV/AIDS and malaria research.
  • Prof. O. A. Salawu – Director/ Professor of Pharmacology

    Name: Prof. O. A. Salawu
    Sex: Female
    Email: dobuto2003@yahoo.com
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  • Mr. Mairiga, Rilwanu Abubakar – Deputy Director, Finance & Accounts

    Name: Mr. Mairiga Rilwanu Abubakar
    Sex: Male
    Email:
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  • Mr. Dzarma Levis – Chief Internal Auditor

    Name: Mr. Dzarma Levis
    Sex: Male
    Email:  dzarmal_02@yahoo.com
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  • Dr. Wale-Peters Oladosu – HOD, Microbiology & Biotechnology Department

    Name: Peters Oladosu. PhD
    Sex: Male
    Email: petyem2001@yahoo.co.uk
    About Me: Dr. Peters Oladosu (BSc, MSc, PhD Microbiology specialises in areas of drug research for the treatment of tuberculosis, isolation and characterization of anti-microbial agents from soil and marine organisms. He has bagged several awards including Best Research staff of the department of Microbiology & Biotechnology in 2009.
  • Dr. H. O. Egharevba – HOD, Medicinal Plant Research &Traditional Medicine Department

    Name: Henry O. Egharevba, PhD
    Sex: Male
    Email: omoregieegharevba@yahoo.com
    About Me: Dr. Henry Omoregie Egharevba holds a BSc in Biochemistry from the University of Benin, MBA from Lagos State University, MSc in Analytical Chemistry and PhD in Organic Chemistry from the University of Abuja. He is a member of Royal Society of Chemistry, UK. His area of expertise include natural products isolation and structural elucidation, traditional/herbal medicine development, etc. His research interests are TB, Malaria, HIV/AIDS, SCD and neglected tropical diseases.
  • Prof. O. A. Salawu – HOD, Pharmacology &Toxicology Department.

    Name: Prof. O. A. Salawu
    Sex: Female
    Email: dobuto2003@yahoo.com
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  • Mrs. F. D. Tarfa – HOD, Medicinal Chemistry & Quality Control Department

    Name: Florence D. Tarfa
    Sex: Female
    Email: ftarfa@yahoo.co.uk
    About Me: Mrs. Florence Tarfa started work at NIPRD as a Research Assistant and rose through the rank to her present position. Her research works include bio-assay guided isolation of phytomedical constituents of medicinal plants used in the management of diabetes mellitus; and mode of action of lead compounds and quality assurance of food and medicinal products.
  • Dr. (Mrs) C. Y. Isimi – HOD, Pharmaceutical Technology & Raw Materials Department

    Name: Yetunde C. Isimi, PhD
    Sex: Female
    Email: isimicy57@gmail.com
    About Me: Dr. Christiana Y. Isimi obtained B.Pharm and MSc from ABU, Zaria. She joined NIPRD in 1992 obtained her PhD in 2001. She has been the Institute’s Intern Preceptor and Head of Department, Pharmaceutical Technology and Raw Materials Development Dept since 2010.

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