By Grace Ndukw
Nigeria is anxiously waiting to take delivery of herbal drugs prepared researchers from the TRepublic of Madagascar which offered its herbal the drug called COVID Organics (COV) to Nigeria and other African countries.
So far, 15 African countries have received the Madagascar drug with Nigeria making it the number 16. The drug is for prevention and cure of Coronavirus.
Nigeria’s consignment has been sent to Equatorial Guinea from where it will be airlifted to Abuja. African countries were divided into zones leading to the freighting of Nigeria’s consignments to Equatorial Guinea, to make transportation easy.
Nigeria’s COVID-19 positive tally moved to 4,399 Sunday night with 248 new cases announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
Lagos recorded 81 cases, followed by Jigawa State 35 and Borno 26 cases to top the chart. Kano recorded 26 cases, followed by Bauchi with 20 cases.
Nigerian government has been criticized at home for its reluctance to accept and put to test herbal remedies prepared by Nigerians who claimed they have cure for the virus.