Afrik Pharmaceuticals Plc
Afrik Pharmaceuticals Plc is a leading indigenous pharmaceutical company borne out of the previous identity, Afrik Enterprise Nigeria Limited. Incorporated in Nigeria on 30th November, 1972, Afrik Pharmaceuticals Limited specialized in manufacture, marketing and distribution of large volume parenteral solutions/ infusions packaged in non-toxic soft medical grade bags.
Afrik Enterprise Nigeria Limited on August, 1990 changed its name to Afrik Pharmaceuticals Limited. The company in December, 1990 became a public limited company and was later granted a listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
With many years of manufacturing quality pharmaceutical products and offering quality services in the industry, Afrik Pharmaceuticals Limited is dedicated with competent work force to always make available and affordable at all times quality locally manufactured drugs products that meet both national and international standards. The company has strong and dynamic board of directors with outstanding talent. The company’s key executives that give efficient and effective management to the daily running of the company include:
- Chief (Dr) J. Okafor Duru (Chairman/MD)
- Mrs. Atinuke Ogundipe (Director)
- Mrs. Ann Oqwuma (Director)
- Chief A.E. Ukiwe (Director)
- Dr. Steve Ude (Director)
Products and Services
Afrik Pharmaceuticals Limited has a wide range of pharmaceutical products which encompasses various parenteral formulations. Some of the company’s popular products include intravenous solutions /infusions, Chloroquine injection to mention but a few. With an installed capacity of over 396,000 litres annually as at 2014, the company has proposed a 300 per cent increase within the next 12 months, equivalent to 1.2 million litres of intravenous parenteral preparation yearly. The company is also set to increase in its market share by opening a new range of medical products.
In addition to providing dependable high quality drug products to medical professionals and patients in various communities in Nigeria and beyond, Afrik Pharmaceuticals Plc have also contributed immensely to the economic growth of the nation. With the company’s success as one of the leading indigenous producer of intravenous solutions, responsibility arises towards its environs, the society in which it operates. The company is in continuing commitment by business to improving the quality of life of its vibrant workforce and their families as well as of the local community and society where such company operates.
Address: 1, Afrik Road, Awo-Omamma, Owerri, Orlu east L.G.A, Imo State, Nigeria.
Phone Number: +234 83 501089