There is a new dimension in the ongoing Jos Trade fair as a result of high patronage traditional Medicine dealers by customers .
The trade fair on Wednesday witnessed many customers who visited the traditionalists for treatment of various ailments. These Customers were seen consulting the dealers and buying recommended herbal drugs.
Our correspondent reports that the customers are being charged a consultation fee of N1, 000, and so many patients are waiting quietly for their turns.
Erectile dysfunction, diabetes, high blood pressure and infertility are noted to be some of the ailment with high patronage. People who are battling with infertility ailment were seen waiting patiently to be attended to by the traditionalists. A customer, who preferred anonymity told newsmen that he was suffering from low sperm count and quick ejaculation. He said that he went to see the traditional medicine doctor for possible treatment.
A patient also disclosed that she has come from a long distance to try her luck. she said she has been battling with the problem of infertility for a long time, and that she has gone to various orthodox hospitals for treatments and medications to no avail. She added that she wanted to try the traditional method if it could solve her challenge of hormonal imbalance.
One of the traditional medicine dealers, Mr Ahmed Mohammed disclosed that he has been in the business for over 10 years. According to him, there have been many testimonies from his treatments of different ailments. Mohammed, however, revealed that his speciality is in the treatment of diabetes, high blood pressure, infertility and all types of sexually transmitted diseases.
The high patronage of customers being enjoyed by the traditional medicine dealers is attributed to their past customers and the potency of their medicines.