Oby Ezekwesili Says China Must Pay For Causing Damages To Nigeria, Other

Published On: May 11, 2020, 8:28 pm
Author: onuigbo felicia
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Oby Ezekwesili, a former Vice-President (Africa) at the World Bank, has told China that they must pay damages to Nigeria and other African nations.

She made the initial demand in an April article on the coronavirus global crisis.

On Monday, the former Minister of Education, released another piece in reaction to China’s counter.

China, had in its response, asked if the United States offered compensation for the 2009 H1N1 flu, which spread to 214 countries and regions.

The world’s most populous nation recalled that the outbreak killed nearly 200,000 people.

China further pointed out that AIDS was also first reported in the U.S. in the 1980s and then swept across the world.

The country sought answers from Ezekwesili on whether America was asked to compensate countries for flu and AIDS diseases.

The finance expert noted that China must know that where lives and livelihoods are concerned, no country, regardless of how powerful, can intimidate Africans again.

Ezekwesili urged Beijing to do the right thing now and accept the debt it owes Africa as a result of its failures on COVID-19.

The Bring Back Our Girls co-convener posited that world powers should behave responsibly in the 21st Century if they are to be taken seriously.

Ezekwesili stated that the Government of China through their Embassy in Nigeria missed the opportunity to responsibly address the serious issues raised.

She insisted that Africa deserves to be paid a compensation for the damages COVID-19 pandemic is inflicting on lives and livelihoods.

The rights activist declared that since China failed to adhere to basic scientific and research transparency in the critical early days of the COVID-19 outbreak in Wuhan, it must accept responsibility with humility.

In her rejoinder entitled ‘Yes, I Insist That #ChinaMustPay Africa Damages for COVID-19’, Ezekwesili outlined six points that authorities in Beijing should consider.

She wrote:
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“First, it is now clear to the world that China’s opaque handling of the pandemic is costing my country, our continent and people too much in lost lives and livelihoods. The unjustified suffering of the poor and vulnerable brought on by the actions of a comparatively rich and powerful country demands a new system for addressing global inequities.”


-- dopygenius Online (m) at 12-05-2020 06:35AM
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This is coming from a woman,but the mumu president we have in Nigeria has not even said anything clue related to this,all he knows na to dey give mumu order sit at home,okay fine,you want people to sit at home,which parliative measure you do to make the sit at home hardship to reduce noting absolutely nothing,them Carry the whole money give their mumu fellow people for North..... And that's not enough,Dem come blow big lie say where dey put money don catch fire.... that's not enough too,the same people wey cause the Ocoru uwa,na the same people Dem invite for Nigeria,the Chinese Doctors....Now tell me why we should still believe that Nigeria still have a president? Huh?

Madam oby,abeg live China people alone before Dem go vex release another deadly virus again in the air..that one fit Worst pass Covid-19 abeg live them,make una contain this Covid-19 finish first before u deal with them that's if una go fit can deal with them
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-- Doyourworst (m) at 12-05-2020 07:20AM
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Quote from: dopygenius on 12-05-2020 06:35AM
This is coming from a woman,but the mumu president we have in Nigeria has not even said anything clue related to this,all he knows na to dey give mumu order sit at home,okay fine,you want people to sit at home,which parliative measure you do to make the sit at home hardship to reduce noting absolutely nothing,them Carry the whole money give their mumu fellow people for North..... And that's not enough,Dem come blow big lie say where dey put money don catch fire.... that's not enough too,the same people wey cause the Ocoru uwa,na the same people Dem invite for Nigeria,the Chinese Doctors....Now tell me why we should still believe that Nigeria still have a president? Huh?

Madam oby,abeg live China people alone before Dem go vex release another deadly virus again in the air..that one fit Worst pass Covid-19 abeg live them,make una contain this Covid-19 finish first before u deal with them that's if una go fit can deal with them









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-- ejikeiyo (m) at 12-05-2020 08:07AM
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