declaration by US President Donald Trump that enemy of intestinal sickness sedate chloroquine could be utilized to treat COVID-19, the illness brought about by the novel coronavirus, has sent Lagosians into alarm purchasing of the medication.
The declaration came during Trump’s question and answer session on Thursday, Walk 19, 2020, and a couple of hours after the fact, sedate stores across Lagos were immersed by enquiries about the medication.
“It’s indicated extremely reassuring – incredibly, promising early outcomes. Also, we will have the option to make that medicate accessible very quickly,” Trump said on Thursday.
Heartbeat visited six medication stores in the Festac, Back, Okota and Isolo rural areas of Lagos and worked together reports from different sources across different zones of the city.
Three nearby medication stores in Festac disclosed to Heartbeat that they had sold out all brands of chloroquine while pharmaceutical stores in Prior, Okota and Isolo affirmed the expanded enquiries.