Africa rages against testing COVID-19 vaccines on the people of the continent. Governments and ordinary people can not fathom why thinks Africans are good enough to be used for the test.
From all indications, testing COVID-19 Vaccines on Africans will be tough to defend as the continent has the lowest number of cases and deaths.
Africa and Africans in the diaspora have shot down the thought of testing potential vaccine for coronavirus should on people in Africa.
Their comment has been seen as a racist suggestion that must not fly. Their comment was made on the French television channel, LCI as they discussed COVID-19 trials to be launched in Europe and Australia.
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Africans have called for the trial to be done in hard his areas of the world such as Italy, China, Spain, and the US.
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Testing COVID-19 Vaccines on Africans has hit the internet and social media and there is a unanimous resolution on the matter which can be summed in four simple words
We don’t want it
It is totally inconceivable we keep on cautioning this.
Africa isn’t a testing lab.
I would like to vividly denounce those demeaning, false and most of all deeply racists words.
Helps us save Africa with the current ongoing Covid 19 and flatten the curve.
The saying that a picture is worth a thousand words has been shared a million times across Africa to prove that, the above nations should rather be tested.
African countries, COVID-19 readiness to response in Africa,
The virus has spread to dozens of countries. Forty-seven countries in the WHO African region can now test for COVID-19. At the start of the outbreak, only two could do so. Africa must look within and be united as we fight this together.