DRC uses traditional medicine in virus fight

DRC uses traditional medicine in virus fight

As scientists battle to find a cure for the novel coronavirus, inhabitants of Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, have resorted to traditional medicines.

They flood traditional pharmacies at the Gambela central market to stock up on Kongo-bololo, believed to cure patients.

African tradi-practitioners believe the way of their ancestors might be the way out of a pandemic that has brought the global economy to its knees. Béatrice Swamilu is one of them, and boasts that the con…
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Tecla Chandata