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The Nigerian Academy of Neurological Surgeons (NANS) is the umbrella body of all neurological surgeons in Nigeria. It is an affiliate of the Continental Association of African Neurosurgical Societies and the World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies

Our Mission

The purpose of the academy is to promote the neurological health of Nigerians in particular and humanity in general through the advancement of neurological surgery in all of its aspects by:



A. Facilitating the personal and collegial association and development of neurological surgeons throughout Nigeria.


B. Aiding in the exchange and dissemination of knowledge and ideas in the field of neurological surgery and


C. Encouraging research in neurological surgery and      in allied sciences.

BREAKING NEWS: Professor Samuel Ohaegbulam, 2012 Nigerian National Merit Award Winner Bagged NANS' Award of Honour at the Jos November 2016 Annual Meeting

Useful Links

Nigerian Society of Neurological Sciences

Pan African Association of Neurological sciences

Continental Association of African Neurosurgical Societies

World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies

American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Congress of Neurological Surgeons

International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery

International Brain Research Organization

Secretariat: Akputa Esther Obiageri, NANS Office Manager


           09098485979, 07037720511  


E-mail: secretariatnans@gmail.com; secretariat@nans.org.ng

Meetings