COVID-19: NUJ begs FG to avoid Chinese medical team


The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has begged the Federal Government not to get Chinese clinical group associated with the battle against Coronavirus in the nation.

Mr Chris Isiguzo, NUJ President in an announcement on Saturday, said the association was frightened by the choice of the Federal Government to carry Chinese Medical specialists into Nigeria to battle COVID-19.

As per Isiguzo, the Nigerian clinical specialists are doing uncommonly well in battling the flare-up.

“We alert that it will be counter beneficial to acquire Chinese specialists. We dismiss a circumstance where Nigerians will be utilized as a Guinea pig for any investigation.

“Along these lines, it is appropriate to beg the Federal Government to prevent this Medical Team from coming to Nigeria on account of the Italian model where there was a mysterious spike in COVID-19 related passings when the Chinese specialists showed up the nation.

“The Federal Government ought to as an issue of pressing concern examine the claim, that what’s going on today is related with the dispatch of the 5G correspondence arrange as Nigerians are getting increasingly fomented.

“We encourage the Federal Government to be increasingly proactive in managing these developing issues in light of the fact that any misstep caused will to be disastrous,” Isiguzo submitted.