OVERVIEW OF: Madagascar sends coronavirus cure to Nigeria
Madagascar’s breakthrough on coronavirus is expected to land in Nigeria soon.
The drug named ‘COVID Organics’ is for the prevention and cure of the disease.
It was gathered that the consignment coming to Nigeria has been dispatched to Equatorial Guinea from where it will be shipped to Abuja.
According to reports, the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 was preparing to receive the solution in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja.
The source said a decision will be taken when the herbal drink arrives in the country, the Nation reports.
“Before any food or drug can be administered in this country, there are certain protocols that must be followed. The government will not circumvent these protocols. We want a solution; we want the best for Nigerians.”
Already, the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD), the National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), other bodies and experts have advised that COVID Organics undergo further analysis.
Nigeria and other countries are awaiting the decision of Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention on the Madagascar drug