Updated: Apr 15
What Could be #AZEL Pharmaceutical Sh. Co. Contribution in Developing and Protecting a Possible COVID-19 Medicine...?
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ከምዝፍለጥ፡ ካብ ቅድሚ ናጽነት ጀሚሩ፡ ደሓር ዉን ኣብ 2003 ኣብ ከረን ዝተተኽለ፡ ንቀረብ መድሃኒት ሃገርና ክሳብ 40% ክሽፍን ዝጸንሐ፡ ብሃገር ደረጃ "ኣዘል ፋርማቲካል ሼር ካምፓኒ" ዝተሰምየ፡ ዓቢ ኩባኒያ መፍረ መድሃኒት ኣለና። ስለዚ፡ እዚ ኩባኒያ፡ ኣብ ምቅላስን ርኽበታት መድሃኒትን ሕማም ኮሮናቫይረስ እንታይ ተራ ክህልዎ ይክእል....???
ካብ ቅድሚ ናጽነት ጀሚርካ ኣብ በረኻታት ሳሕል፡ መድሃኒት ከፍሪ ዝጀመረ ኩባኒያ ኣዘል፡ ንሰማዒኡ ክሳብ ሕጂ ዉን ኣይእመንን'ዩ። ሓደ እዋን፡ ሚኒስተር ጥዕና ነበር ስዉእ ሳልሕ መኪ፡ "ኣብዚ ዉድብ ሓድነት ኣፍሪቃ ክንእከብ ከለና፡ "ኣብ እዋን ዕጥቃዊ ቃልሲ መመስርሒ መድሃኒት ፋብሪካ ኔርና እንተኢልናዮም፡ "ኪዱ ዘይእመን፡ ሃገር ከለና ከማን መመስርሒ ፋብሪካ ዘይብልናስ!" ይብሉና ኔሮም" ክብል ተመኩሩኡ ኣካፊሉ ኔሩ።
ብዝኮነ እቲ ኤርትራዊ ዓቕሚ፡ ኣብ ስራሕን ባይታን ኮይኑ፡ ብዙሕ ኣይዛረብን'ዩ፡ ኣብ'ቲ ኣህጉራዊ መድረኽ ዉን ብዘረባ ኮይኑ ተደሪቱ ጸኒሑ፡ ምስኡ ዉን ምስ ዝጸናሕናዮ ናይ መኸተ እዋን። ብቁዓትን ምኩራት፡ ኣዚዮም ሓያላት ኤርትራዉያን ሓካይም ኣብ ግምት ኣእቲካ፡ እዚ ብሰላምታን ምስትምፋስን ሰብ ከይተረድኦ ዘሕልፎ ሕማም ኣይኮነን፡ ብደይ መደይ ቀመማዊ ጋዝ ንምጽናትና ኣብ ርእሴና ተፈኒዩ ዉን ተመኪቱ ሓሊፉ'ዩ። ስለዚ፡ ኤርትራ ኣብ መዳይ ሕክምና ዘለዋ ቦታ፡ እዝን እትን ምባል ኣየድልን'ዩ፡ ዘሰክፍ ዉን ኣይኮነን።
ተበግሶ "ኤርትራዊ መኸተ ንጸረ ኮሮናቫይረስ" ከም ሓደ ግዚኡ ሓሊዩ ዝመጸ በርቃዊ ንጥፈታት ኤሪስፖራ ወሲድካ፡ ኣብ ወጻኢ ዘሎ ዕቁር ዓቅሚ ሞያዉያን ዉን ወዲብካ፡ ምስዚ ኩባኒያ መፍረ መድሃኒትን ሃገራዊ ላባላቶርን ምትሕሓዝ የድሊ። ብሞያን፡ መሳርሒ ኣቅሑን፡ ቀረብ መረዳእታታት መድሃኒት፡ ንዚያዳ ንጡፍ ምቅይያር።
እቲ ዝስዕብ፡ ኣዘል ዘለዎ ተሞኩሮ ኣብ ግምት ኣእትኪኣ፡ ኣህጉራዊ ደረጃ ዘለዎ ብቁዕ መድሃኒት ክስራሕ/ክመሃዝ ይከኣል፡ ብዉሕዱ ግን ንምክልኻልን ስርዓተ ክንክንን-ICU ዘድሊ "ሂወት ዘድሕን መድሃኒት" "Life Saving Medicine" ዉን ክምስራሕ ይክእልን ፈረቃን'ዩ።
AZEL pharmaceutical Sh. Co. is a joint company which is owned by the Government of Eritrea and JPM (Jordanian pharmaceutical Manufacturing Company) founded in June 2003 to meet the demand for quality pharmaceutical products. The company is situated in Keren a town 91km north of the capital Asmara.
The Azel Pharmaceutical Share Company, which was established in Keren 10 years back is covering 35% percent of the nation’s domestic medicine demand.
According to Erina, last interview conducted with General Manager of the company Mr. Misgina Tekleab in Martch 2018, the company when fully operational has the potential of meeting 60% of the nation’s domestic medicine demand.
Amazingly, the medicine production in Eritrea started during the armed struggle for liberation and that after independence the Eritrean Government in cooperation with Jordanian Medicine Factory established the Azel Pharmaceutical Factory in 2003 and the outcome is commendable.
Mr. Misgina stated that the objective and significant importance of producing medicines with in a country include supplying the domestic market demand from a closer location, providing medicines at fair price, preventing the flow of sub-standard and counterfeit medicines to the country, as well as contributing in the country’s economic and industrial capacity among others.
Pointing that Azel Pharmaceutical Share Company is producing around 50 types of medicines with prior importance in our country, Mr. Misgina explained that the company is working to expand the range of drugs it produces, to enhance the quality of the medicines in cooperation with foreign medicine producing companies, as well as ensuring the quantity and quality of production for export.
Azel, which is 58% government and 42% Jordanian medicine factory owned Pharmaceutical Share Company, is playing its due part in ensuring public health and providing medicine at fair price.
However; Azel Pharmaceutical Sh. Co. has also full potential in developing COVID-19 life saving drugs and can producing a medicines which are important in protection of the Spreading the Communicable COVID-19 Disease.