Ramaphosa to Europe: Respect us! Don't do what you did when you colonised us

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Cyril Ramaphosa during the opening of the 7th edition of the Dakar International Forum on Peace and Security on Monday. (Photo: Presidency)
Cyril Ramaphosa during the opening of the 7th edition of the Dakar International Forum on Peace and Security on Monday. (Photo: Presidency)

President Cyril Ramaphosa lambasted western countries that do not treat African countries with respect. 

He said the calls he received from European state leaders, following the announcement of the Omicron variant discovery, were "paternalistic" and disrespectful. 

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