Reports have emerged that the Republic of Madagascar has delivered its COVID-19 herbal aid to Nigeria and some other African countries.
The herbal medicine known as COVID Organics (COV) is reportedly known to be effective against COVID-19.
However, the Nation newspaper reports that Nigeria’s consignment has been sent to Equatorial Guinea from where it will be airlifted to Abuja.
The herbal drug known as COVID Organics (COV) is reported to be effective against COVID-19. Photo credits:
Africa Facts Zone Source: Twitter The newspaper said a source who does not want to be named disclosed that the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has been notified of the offer from Madagascar and arrangements were being made to bring Nigeria’s allocation to Abuja.
“The consignments of the drug are being distributed to different countries in Africa based on zonal grouping. We have been told that Nigeria’s consignment is in Equatorial Guinea from where it will be airlifted to Abuja,” the source was quoted as saying.
In a statement by the unmanned source, who assured Nigerians that the federal government will make the best decision on the drug in the overall interest of its citizens. The source said the Nigerian government will subject the Madagascar herbal remedy to certain protocols before it can be administered in the country.