Import Madagascar's Corona Herb To Nigeria – Buhari Orders
The President , Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd . ) , has ordered the importation of the acclaimed coronavirus remedy by Madagascar to Nigeria .
Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID- 19 , Boss Mustapha , made this known during a briefing in Abuja on Monday.
Mustapha , who is also the Secretary to the Government of the Federation , said , “ Madagascar has made allocations to various countries , and sent them to Guinea Bissau . We ‘ re supposed to make arrangements to freight Nigeria ’ s allocation from Guinea Bissau ; it‘ ll be subjected to the standard validation process for pharmaceuticals.
“ Mr President has given instructions for the airlifting of Nigeria ’ s allocation of the Madagascar COVID- 19 Syrup ; also given clear instructions that it must be subjected to the standard validation process for pharmaceuticals; there will be no exceptions for this . ”
He assured Nigerians that the task force was intensifying efforts to stop the spread of the virus in Nigeria .
“ Nigeria has only one national response to the COVID- 19 pandemic . Where there are differing strategies is in the implementation of non -pharmaceutical interventions . But as far as the response is concerned , there is only one national response , ” he added.