The Introduction of ‘Herbal Medicine’ as a course in Nigerian Universities
If you want to study herbal medicine, three Universities in South-West Nigeria will soon begin granting BSc in herbal medicine.
Three Nigerian universities are reportedly beginning degree programs in herbal medicine soon.
Rev. Anselm Adodo, the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Pax Herbal Clinic and Research Laboratories said his organization has influenced an arrangement with the university to introduce degree and certificate course.
The three universities as indicated by Adodo are Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State, University of Medical Sciences, Ondo and the University of Ibadan.
Speaking during a press conference, Adodo says one of the tertiary institutions; the University of Medical Sciences is in the process of introducing bachelor's degree in herbal medicine.
As indicated by him, while Samuel Adegboyega University is planning to introduce a higher certificate program in Herbal Medicine, the University of Ibadan has already approved and commenced Master’s degree and PhD programs in African Traditional Medicine at its Institute of African studies.