Forty-eight hours after the Economic Communities of West African Countries rejected the herbal drug – COVID Organics (COV) from the Republic of Madagascar, there signs that Nigeria will receive the herbal concoction touted as a ‘cure’ for coronavirus infection, to Nigeria
Naija News Understands that the new development might happen either today or tomorrow as the east African country has offered its herbal remedy ‘cure’ for the novel infection, to Nigeria and other African countries.
This online media also understands that Nigeria’s consignment has been sent to Equatorial Guinea from where it will be airlifted to Abuja. For ease of transportation, African countries were divided into zones leading to the freighting of Nigeria’s consignments to Equatorial Guinea.
however There has b pressure on the Federal Government by different medical and scientific organizations to allow the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) and the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to subject the herbal remedy ‘cure’ to further analysis.
Some others are pushing for clinical trial of COVID Organics before being used in the country.