Traditional Healer Seeks Partnership With Govt

Yakubu Busari,Jos



A traditional Herbal Doctor who specialises in treatment of various illnesses in Shendam Local Government Area of Plateau state has called for partnership with government to enable herbal /Orthodox medical work together for the edification of humanity.

Evangelist Joel Gashaka explained that with cooperation between the orthodox medicine practitioners and herbalist health challenges such as  hepatitis, diabetes, hypertension, barrenness, ulcers, mental imbalance and kinds of general diseases can be treated with herbs successfully.

“I have observed that the poverty level is very high now which has made it near impossible for many citizens to pay hospital bills, yet they do not need to suffer because the herbal remedy is no† only affordable but curative. 

Dr Gashaka who hails form Wukari Local Government Area of Taraba State solicited the cooperation of the state and federal government to enact laws that will help in promoting the activities of herbal treatment with the modern machines and equipment to fight diseases.