Nigeria Govt Awaits Grant for COVID-19 Herb Research

Findings from the analysis of COVID Organics, which was undertaken by Nigeria's National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development shows that it largely contains anti-malaria components, Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire has said. COVID Organics is a herbal mixture developed by the Malagasy Institute of Applied Research. It was reportedly used in treating COVID-19 patients in Madagascar. Further research on its efficacy will be conducted when the Nigerian government's grants for research is approved, he added.

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