The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) has sealed 536 pharmacies and patent medicine shops in 10 local government areas of Sokoto state.
The Registrar of the council, Mr Elijah Muhammad, disclosed this on Friday while briefing newsmen on the outcome of PCN enforcement in the state.
According to Mohammed, the enforcement team had been in Sokoto since the beginning of this week. Adding that 536 premises, comprising 90 pharmacies and 446 patent medicine shops were visited. Muhammad added that 37 of the sealed premises were pharmacies while the rest were patent medicine shops.