The news has it that the President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday recieved the Madagascan native formulation against COVID-19 from President Umaro Sissoco Embalo of Guinea Bissau at the State House, Abuja.
While President Buhari was recieving the samples of the traditional medicine as shared to the African nations by Madagascar, said his position on all such herbal or traditional medicine remained the same.
We have institutions, systems and processes in the country. Any of such formulations should be sent to them for verfication.
The president in his statement released by his spokesperson, Garba Shehu. He said will not put it to use without te endorsement of the institutions.
President Embalo's said his main reason for the visit is having stabilised his country after tussle that attended the general elections won by him, he had come to seek counsel from Buhari on his plan for a government of national unity and a proposed war against corruption in his country.
He said, "Problems of the Guinea Bissau are problems of Nigeria. He has come to us as a son. he needs help and assistance to make the people happy. He won't let us down, neither will he put us in a difficult in any difficult situation,” the visiting leader told President Buhari.
In response to these demands, Buhari commended Embalo on his confirmation as President and for stabilising the country.
“I commend your political dexterity in getting the opposition to join the proposed unity government,” he said.