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Actor, Yul Edochie condemns critics for bashing accent of Igbo when speaking English’

While referencing how the Chinese, Italian, and other foreigners freely speak the English language without being bashed for their non-fluency, Yul encourages that Igbo people should be given a break with the criticism.

“The Chinese man speaks English with a Chinese accent.
Same with the Italian, etc.
But you’re cool with it cos they are white.
Then your Igbo brother will speak his English with Igbo accent.
And you laugh at him, ‘oh he’s too Igbotic’.
Is he supposed to be Portuguese?
Are you ok?”

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