The Chinese embassy in Nigeria on Wednesday forcefully reasserted its objections to a $200 billion lawsuit against China for reparations for COVID-19 filed by a group of Nigerian lawyers in the High Court. “The attempt to file frivolous lawsuits is a shoddy one, as it has zero basis in fact, law or international precedence,” said the embassy in a statement posted on Twitter.
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