The Commissioner for Health, Dr (Mrs.) Temitope Ilori has declared that, henceforth, the State Ministry of Health would be having regular workshops, to sensitize Osun Traditional Medicine Practitioners in the state.
She made this declaration during a press conference which held at the Ministry’s conference hall in Osogbo, the state capital.
Dr. Ilori added that, the purpose of the Osun Traditional-Medicine Conference is to create awareness, and to establish good relationship with the Traditional-Medical Practitioners in the State.
Highlighting the theme of the Conference which is “Taking Traditional-Medicine to the Next Level in the State of Osun”, she stressed further, that the state government has done a lot in the health sector through the Ministry of Health.
She then enjoined all Traditional-Medicine Practitioners in the state to participate in the maiden programme by obtaining the registration forms from the Ministry free of charge.
The Commissioner also used the medium to laud the Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola over the series of health programmes aimed at the turning their lives for the better.
She added that, the forthcoming Osun Traditional-Medicine Conference is the first of its kind in the state of Osun, and that it would be of help to all, just as nature is important to mankind.