Government and also the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, during
the daily press briefing of the PTF on Thursday confirmed that Coronavirus herbal medicine
from Madagascar has not yet arrived in Nigeria.
that they did not ask Madagascar for herbal medicine for Coronavirus. According
to him, it was the Madagascan Government that donated the therapy to African
countries, adding that the small African country did so in the spirit of love.
consignment from Madagascar would be expected in the country, he said, “Nigeria
did not ask for the Madagascar solution”.
airlift quantities meant for African countries.
received that of all countries in West Africa, reiterating arrangements are
being made to evacuate it.
in the spirit of African brotherly love to Guinea Bissau and we’ve asked our
ambassador there to establish the location, the quantity, and he has done that,
freighting out of Guinea Bissau, but there are no flights. So there are so many
things we have to consider. If we are freighting it through air cargo, that has
to Nigerians that Nigeria did not ask for it. It was brought for West African
countries, similarly for other parts of Africa.
medication to Nigeria is not a concern for the PTF now, adding that it will be
achieved in due course.