A boy wearing a mask carries a bowl of githeri, a meal of beans and maize, as he walks past a mural warning of the coronavirus in Mathare, a cluster of slums in Nairobi, Kenya. Photo: AP A boy wearing a mask carries a bowl of githeri, a meal of beans and maize, as he walks past a mural warning of the coronavirus in Mathare, a cluster of slums in Nairobi, Kenya. Photo: AP
A boy wearing a mask carries a bowl of githeri, a meal of beans and maize, as he walks past a mural warning of the coronavirus in Mathare, a cluster of slums in Nairobi, Kenya. Photo: AP
Winston Mok
Opinion

Opinion

The View by Winston Mok

No one is safe from the coronavirus until all are safe. That’s why Europe and China must help Africa

  • After the US defunded the WHO, the European Investment Bank has stepped up to help Africa
  • Africa is strategically important to China, and Beijing must realise that times like these require trade-offs between its national goals and the global good

A boy wearing a mask carries a bowl of githeri, a meal of beans and maize, as he walks past a mural warning of the coronavirus in Mathare, a cluster of slums in Nairobi, Kenya. Photo: AP A boy wearing a mask carries a bowl of githeri, a meal of beans and maize, as he walks past a mural warning of the coronavirus in Mathare, a cluster of slums in Nairobi, Kenya. Photo: AP
A boy wearing a mask carries a bowl of githeri, a meal of beans and maize, as he walks past a mural warning of the coronavirus in Mathare, a cluster of slums in Nairobi, Kenya. Photo: AP
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