The Federal Government of Nigeria said research centres are yet to receive a report about the effectiveness of COVID-Organics, Madagascar’s self-proclaimed, plant-based “remedy” for coronavirus.
Dr. Osagie Ehanire, the minister of health disclosed this during the daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, in Abuja.
The minister noted that though researchers have been given the purported coronavirus herbal cure imported from Madagascar none are yet to give feedback.
Ehanire added that the time research will take is not what they know, however, he will get in contact with them for an interim report.
Minister Ehanire said research centres are yet to receive a report about the COVID-19 cure imported from Madagascar.
He said: “We do not have any information yet. We have given them to our research centres and they are working on them. None of them has reported back yet.
“The time it will take for all this researches is not what we know, but I think after a period, I will reach out to them to find out if they can give me an interim report.”