The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has reacted to report of palm oil stopping the spread of Coronavirus.
The health agency stated that the claim is false and further urged Nigerians to adhere only to guidelines from health authorities.
“The claim that drinking palm oil can stop the spread of #COVID19 is FALSE
“To protect yourselves and loved ones from #COVID19 please adhere to guidance from public health authorities and avoid the spread of false information.”
The claim that drinking palm oil can stop the spread of #COVID19 is FALSE
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 30, 2020