AFRICAN MEDICINE: NATURAL REMEDIES AGAINST INFECTIONS AND FEVER

As much as we understand that before the advent of the colonial masters and their era, Africans all over the globe had traditional remedies for different forms of ailment. Hence, the need to promote some of these medicinal herbs during this period of pandemic. However, it is imperative to note that these are home made remedies as used by our forefathers. It is our responsibility however as an individual to test with the appropriate authorities for any symptoms whatsoever. While we believe that traditional herbs works wonders, this does not…

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OBASHIP CRISIS IN EKITI-STATE: ALAWE SHUNS ALAAFIN

On the 12th of March 2020 TellAfrica reported Governor Fayemi’s sanction of the Pelupelu Obas in Ekiti  State, see the following publication/link: EKITI-STATE GOVERNOR QUERIES TRADITIONAL RULERS (PELUPELU OBAS IN EKITI) As an aftermath to this development, the foremost Monarchs in the Yoruba kingdom, in a letter written and attested by the Alaafin of Oyo made their grievances known with respect to the Governor’s interference in traditional authorities and powers of the Yoruba kingdom by personally selecting a Chairman for the Obas council in Ekiti-State. The letter by Alaafin was…

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IGOGO FESTIVAL GOING GLOBAL…..Olowo of Owo.

The  internarionally aclaimed Owo cultural festival , Igogo,   is to be rebranded and projected for global tourists attraction. Olowo of Owo , Oba Ajibade Ogunoye announced this on Tuesday while receiving the management staff of Radio Nigeria Positive FM Akure in his palace at Owo. Oba Ogunoye disclosed that he was working on putting the age-long festival on global stage to promote Owo culture and drive the tourism potentials of the ancient town. The Olowo revealed that more of the rich culture and traditions of Owo would be on display…

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