The Republic of China has been charged to court by a group of Nigerian lawyers
Over the effects of the Convid-19 outbreak upon the Giant of Africa.
The lawyers are demanding 200 billion dollars in damages for the followings
- loss of life,
- economic strangulation,
- suffering, deprivation,
- social disorientation,
- mental torment
- disruption of people’s everyday lives in Nigeria.
In a statement released on Sunday by (SAN) Epiphany Azinge, he stressed that the lawyers are in charge of ‘Legal Proceedings’.
His Words were:
“The team of legal experts planned a two-phase line of action-:
first is with the federal high court of Nigeria
and secondly to persuade the government of Federal Republic of Nigeria
to institute a state action against the People’s Republic of China at the International Court of Justice at the Hague.
“The legal experts will be claiming damages to the tune of 200billion dollars,
the Chinese Government will be served through its Embassy in Nigeria.”