Sunday, 3rd March 2024

Traditional Medicine

25 Dec
Ogboni Aborigine Fraternity Worldwide has appealed to governments at all levels for approval to practise traditional medicine, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
1 Sep 2023
The World Health Organization (WHO), has called on Nigeria and other Africa member states to apply local knowledge, science, technology and innovation to unlock the contribution of traditional medicine to advancing planetary health and people’s well-being
31 Aug 2023
• Herbal medicine market size to hit N356tr by 2030 • Stakeholders say country can make more than N19 trillion yearly from practice • Say NAFDAC does not have capacity to properly regulate sector • Practitioners fault NAFDAC on capacity, seek separate agency to regulate practice • Urge FG to create comprehensive policy framework for…
28 Aug 2023
President of National Association of Traditional Medicine Practitioners (NANTMP), Dr. Peter Doka, has promised to complete the mapping of traditional medicine practitioners in the country, to ensure rational manufacture of traditional medicine products with proven quality, safety and efficacy. The new NANTMP president made this statement in his acceptance speech after his election in Abuja,…
11 Aug 2023
Ahead of African Traditional Medicine Day (ATMD) on August 31, the World Health Organisation (WHO) is convening the Traditional Medicine Global Summit on August 17 and 18, 2023 in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.


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Hundreds of Alexei Navalny supporters queued to lay flowers and pay tribute to the deceased opposition leader on Sunday, in a significant show of support for the anti-corruption campaigner, who died last month in an Arctic prison colony.
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The African Development Bank (AfDB) is supporting Nigeria in the cultivation of rice, maize, cassava and soyabeans to boost food production.
1 hour ago
The Police Command in Kaduna State has announced 39 Computer-Based Test (CBT), centers for the 2022 Nigeria Police Force Recruitment.
1 hour ago
Mr.Vishal Jhadav, Managing Director, Crescendo Worldwide, an Indian multi-sectorial FDI consulting firm, says Enyimba Economic City,(ECC) is expected to increase Nigeria and India’s trade volume to 20 billion dollars. Jhadav told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on the sideline of a dinner organised in his honour by Enyimba Economic Development Company (EEDC),…
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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Sunday called for the world to help Kyiv defeat "Russian evil" as the death toll from a Russian drone strike on Odesa rose to 10, including three young children.
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An unknown number of inmates have escaped after armed gangs stormed the main prison in the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince on Saturday evening, according to the French embassy and local media.
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Hoodlums broke into a government warehouse in Gwagwa town, Abuja, on Sunday, and made away with stored food items.
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Gbenga Elegbeleye, Chairman of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), has said that the newly introduced Under 17 Youth League would help the country to select and prepare players for international tournaments.
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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has intercepted over 3.1 million pills of opioids in Kano, Kogi, Abia, Lagos, Ogun and Borno respectively.
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A Non-Governmental Organisation, Women In Mining (WIM), has urged mining companies to initiate empowerment programs for host communities where they operate.