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Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by TMKsouth: 10:36pm On Nov 28, 2021
An African Union vaccine expert and Nigerian citizen, Dr. Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija, has slammed western countries in a scathing BBC interview, criticising the West for banning Africa over the new Omicron variant first discovered in South Africa and calling for a co-ordinated global shutdown.

The video has been watched over 330,000 times on one of her social media accounts and 80,000 on the account of the South African Foreign Affairs Department spokesperson, Clayson Monyela.

Dr. Olatunbosun-Alakija claimed the world should have been prepared for a new Covid-19 crisis, calling it “inevitable”.


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“Had the first SARS-Covid virus — the one that was first identified in China last year — originated in Africa it is now clear that the world would have locked us away and thrown away the key,” she scathed.

“There would have been no urgency to develop vaccines because we would have been expendable, Africa would have become known as the continent of Covid.

“What is going on right now is inevitable, it's a result of the world’s failure to vaccinate in an equitable, urgent and speedy manner.”

She criticised countries for immediately introducing travel bans to numerous southern African countries and pleaded to vaccinate Africans urgently.

See here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZB2IrghOxDI

“Quite frankly, it is unacceptable, these travel bans are based on politics and not in science, it is wrong”.

“Why are the Africans unvaccinated? It’s an outrage. We knew we were going to get here. We knew this was a crossroads it was going to bring us to. It was going to bring us to a variant, it was going to bring us to more dangerous variants. “Why are we acting surprised? Why are we locking away Africa when this virus is already on three continents?”

“Nobody is locking away Belgium & Israel (where cases were also reported). Why are we locking away Africa?

“It is wrong and it also time our African leaders stand up and they find their voice. African leadership needs to sit up at this moment, our Presidents need to wake up at this moment and realise that this is not business as usual.

“The continent is at stake, our lives are at stake and we cannot allow the world to do this to us”.

Dr Olatunbosun-Alakija recommended a “co-ordinated global shutdown of travel for the next month” but she pleaded, “don’t single out Africa”.


Many countries including the US, European Union, Morocco, Rwanda and Mauritius have banned people from the following countries due to the emergence of a new covid varient discovered in South Africa this past week: Botswana, Eswatini, Mozambique, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe and South Africa itself.

https://www.news.com.au/world/omicron-variant-world-races-to-contain-new-covid-variant/news-story/c6e03148dd5daa2412629f416ec15963

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by TMKsouth: 10:36pm On Nov 28, 2021
South African response

Following Dr. Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija's appearance on the BBC, she also appeared on South Africa's public broadcaster - the SABC on Sunday evening Live from Abuja. The video has garnered over 11,000 views in just 5 hours.

See here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrllN4bBMHg

Her BBC Interview had already gone viral throughout the day in South Africa with one of the local social media accounts by Clayson Monyela recording over 80,000 views in less than 24 hours.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by thorpido(m): 10:40pm On Nov 28, 2021
Hmmm,true talk.Thank God this Covid didn't originate in Africa.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by saheedbadmus(m): 10:47pm On Nov 28, 2021
Well she's right

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by zhike: 10:54pm On Nov 28, 2021
Well said Doctor

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by dasparrow: 11:16pm On Nov 28, 2021
Dr Alakija is right. God bless her for speaking the truth.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by shigoslim(m): 11:18pm On Nov 28, 2021
African ! African ! Oh my African.
What is our problems? Can we conclude that African is an intellectual deficiency . Why must we depends on western world to survive? Why is it difficult for us to place priority on science than religion? Why is African leaders looking down on themself? [/color]


Its always saddens me when I could not locate African in MAP science and technology. We are blessed naturally, We have everything that can make us great even be in the forefront of leadership. The African youth have been left hidden. African leaders should place priority to African youth, motivate, empower more importantly leave power for them.[color=#990000]



The African youth has every potential, intellectual capacity, courage, strive in hazardous environment to survive and can motion the affairs of our great continent. [/color]

The African youths can challenge the western world if given the rightful tools. Human capital is more necessary than fiscal capital. For centuries less were placed on human capital development in every part of African nations upto date . The sense of incurring fiscal capital has put many African nations into debt and economic depression, even causing hyperinflation.
[color=#990000]


When do African realized this , and change our ways of life. We need to reorganize our society, have a serious sense discussions that everything is not about using forces, anger, superiority power to achieve things. [/color]



The western world we continue to look down on us as intellectual deficiency continents in many years to come. [color=#990000]

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by Reflect7: 11:23pm On Nov 28, 2021
Western-controlled bitch talking scamdemic rubbish.

NO. Africans do not need your dodgy, untested, imported Bill Gates 'vaccines', for a 'virus' with a reported 99.8% survival rate, BITCH.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by Righteousness2(m): 11:27pm On Nov 28, 2021
So much Deceptions and Delusions in these last of the Last days. You need the wisdom of GOD to operate, if not you fall for the Deceptions and Delusions.

CV is the Red carpet to the Beast System.
Everything that is being done about it has 2 major End points .
First is Population Control and Depopulation
Second target is to connect souls to the Mark of the Beast.

Revelation 13:16-18
And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads:

And that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the mark, or the name of the beast, or the number of his name.

Here is wisdom. Let him that hath understanding count the number of the beast: for it is the number of a man; and his number is Six hundred threescore and six.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by Candidlady(f): 11:35pm On Nov 28, 2021
dasparrow:
Dr Alakija is right. God bless her for speaking the truth.
Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by BeeBeeOoh(m): 11:45pm On Nov 28, 2021
Reflect7:
Western-controlled bitch talking scamdemic rubbish.

NO. Africans do not need your dodgy, untested, imported Bill Gates 'vaccines', for a 'virus' with a reported 99.8% survival rate, BITCH.

You ended up saying nothing. So so sad angry

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by AgricMaster: 11:58pm On Nov 28, 2021
co-ordinated global shutdown of travel for the next month
another lock down looming.

everyone go to farm ooooooo

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by laiperi: 12:16am On Nov 29, 2021
We had a good try in Senegal that even developed rapid testing for covid-19. They could have gone further if one or some of our moneybags invested there or in Center For Excellence here in Osun or Lagos.

Vaccines take a great deal of investment and RISKS in case anything goes wrong. So most of these CRISP technology companies look for Government Immunity because some people will sue and wipe out their profit.

Then, there are fake discoveries by reputable senior Research Professors from AIDS to - you name it - that have fallen apart.

We can, but this money money first mentality is an albatross.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by TMKsouth: 12:18am On Nov 29, 2021
shigoslim:
African ! African ! Oh my African.
What is our problems? Can we conclude that African is an intellectual deficiency . Why must we depends on western world to survive? Why is it difficult for us to place priority on science than religion? Why is African leaders looking down on themself? [color=#990000][/color]

SA President lashed out at Western leaders this evening. He spoke truth to power. One minute video.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gd3IJTc9svE

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by jmoore(m): 12:52am On Nov 29, 2021
Righteousness2:
So much Deceptions and Delusions in these last of the Last days. You need the wisdom of GOD to operate, if not you fall for the Deceptions and Delusions.

CV is the Red carpet to the Beast System.
Everything that is being done about it has 2 major End points .
First is Population Control and Depopulation
Second target is to connect souls to the Mark of the Beast.

Revelation 13:16-18
And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads:

And that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the mark, or the name of the beast, or the number of his name.

Here is wisdom. Let him that hath understanding count the number of the beast: for it is the number of a man; and his number is Six hundred threescore and six.


Do you even understand what you posted?
All these conspiracy theorists sef.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by juniorstar(m): 2:39am On Nov 29, 2021
The truth is Africa is really lucky. We are somewhat immune to this covid virus cos if not the kin heap of dead bodies wey person for dey see. No be hear oo.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by TjoBATHONG(m): 4:07am On Nov 29, 2021
cool
Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by Richy4(m): 6:17am On Nov 29, 2021
Assuming they can find a way to erase what everyone knows on how COVID originated from China and tag it one of the African countries, they would have done that...

The China where the whole thing came from, no one is talking about them anymore, Yes because China got a lot of things to offer them... They target African countries because they feel they have little or nothing to offer..

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by orisa37: 6:52am On Nov 29, 2021
O'micron is FRENCH. WHAT'S IT DOING IN SOUTH AFRICA?

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by BigSarah(f): 7:01am On Nov 29, 2021
grin grin Omicron is baloney

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by Doubleoh7: 8:53am On Nov 29, 2021
Surprised her interview is gaining this much support from South Africans or is it because she spoke largely in defence of your country? Or isn't it this same assertiveness and propensity not to take bullshit lying low that Nigerians are termed 'loud' and hated by you lots over there? Keep showing them what it takes to be a Nigerian ma'am

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by BlackfireX: 9:15am On Nov 29, 2021
See what south Africans have caused ... now it is Nigerians speaking up and hitting the points... yet the same zulu shaka xenophobic lazy bunch will always attack fellow Africans and not the whites( whom actually is there God)


I love SA though... I just got me a girlfriend there.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by Ihaveleftnaija: 9:35am On Nov 29, 2021
Doubleoh7:
Surprised her interview is gaining this much support from South Africans or is it because she spoke largely in defence of your country? Or isn't it this same assertiveness and propensity not to take bullshit lying low that Nigerians are termed 'loud' and hated by you lots over there? Keep showing them what it takes to be a Nigerian ma'am


Doesn't this prove though that they don't have a problem with us in general but the bad traits they always mention ; drugs ,scams and disrespect of societal norms?. I've never heard of any South African who hated Nigerian doctors and teachers over there,i might be wrong though.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by tutudesz: 9:49am On Nov 29, 2021
Doubleoh7:
Surprised her interview is gaining this much support from South Africans or is it because she spoke largely in defence of your country? Or isn't it this same assertiveness and propensity not to take bullshit lying low that Nigerians are termed 'loud' and hated by you lots over there? Keep showing them what it takes to be a Nigerian ma'am
Seriously am surprise too, knowing how some South Africans feel about Nigerians and foreigners.
Unfortunately if the new covid was discovered in Nigeria, South Africa Government would've banned Nigerians from entering.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by alanto: 10:14am On Nov 29, 2021
tutudesz:

Seriously am surprise too, knowing how some South Africans feel about Nigerians and foreigners.
Unfortunately if the new covid was discovered in Nigeria, South Africa Government would've banned Nigerians from entering.
If na where we are all not Nigerians you will know that SA don’t have problem with Nigerians. They have problem with Nigerian that sell drugs to their youths (we know who that is) and other Africans that take their jobs or threaten their business. We will do the same. Didn’t we ask ghana to go?

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by tutudesz: 10:17am On Nov 29, 2021
alanto:

If na where we are all not Nigerians you will know that SA don’t have problem with Nigerians. They have problem with Nigerian that sell drugs to their youths (we know who that is) and other Africans that take their jobs or threaten their business. We will do the same. Didn’t we ask ghana to go?
That why I used the word "Some South Africans" Nobody will be happy with the drugs activities of some bad Nigerians

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by Alababoys: 10:25am On Nov 29, 2021
wow
Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by DropsMic(m): 10:25am On Nov 29, 2021
Yawn
Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by DropsMic(m): 10:26am On Nov 29, 2021
alanto:

If na where we are all not Nigerians you will know that SA don’t have problem with Nigerians. They have problem with Nigerian that sell drugs to their youths (we know who that is) and other Africans that take their jobs or threaten their business. We will do the same. Didn’t we ask ghana to go?

Go back and read about what led to the Ghana must go brouhaha.. Information is free online.

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Re: Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija BBC Interview On Omicron COVID In South Africa by ATEAMS: 10:26am On Nov 29, 2021
grin

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