FG Reveals Initial Findings On Madagascar COVID Organics

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The Minister , Dr Osagie Ehanire, on Thursday, gave an update on the Organics touted by Madagascar as cure for the coronavirus , according to a report by TheNation.

Speaking at the Presidential Task Force Briefing on -19 in Abuja yesterday, the minister said initial findings on the solution showed that the primary plant used in its is grown in .

He, however, said further research on its efficacy would be conducted when research fund for the solution is approved.

Ehanire, who also warned Nigerians not to embark on unnecessary interstate trips as the virus is still much active in the country, said, “Preliminary results or analysis the so-called Madagascar herbs or organics done by the Institute Pharmaceutical Research and Development shows that it is the same plant called artemisia annua which is grown in farms in Abuja.

“Further research on its efficacy will be conducted when the grant for the research is approved.”

The had earlier that the Buhari, received the drink from his Guinea Bissau counterpart, Umaro Sissoco Embaló.

“We have institutions, systems, and processes in the country. Any such formulations should be sent to them for verification. I will not put it to without the endorsement institutions,” Buhari had said.