Okonjo-Iweala in vaccine plea

Globally, the latest vaccination rate is 6.4-million doses a day

21 February 2021 - 00:05 By Agency Staff

World Trade Organisation director-general Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has urged the EU and all other WTO members to end export restrictions on vaccines and other medical goods needed to combat the Covid-19 pandemic.

“This is the only way we can get a freer flow of goods and get them to countries that don’t have access,” Okonjo-Iweala told Bloomberg this week...

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