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A new study from Chinese scientists found coronavirus particles in the semen of 16% of the male patients studied. The research which was published on Thursday now opens the possibility the disease could be transmitted sexually. Doctors at China’s Shangqiu Municipal Hospital took samples from 38 men who were hospitalized with the deadly virus and found that six of them...
One of President Donald Trump’s personal Navy valets has tested positive for the coronavirus, CNN reported. As the Trump administration continues to take steps to reopen the nation’s economy, this latest development, according to CNN, is raising concerns about the president’s possible exposure to COVID-19. According to CNN, the valets are members of an elite military unit dedicated to the White House...
Nigerian police on Sunday arrested the woman seen in the video below that went viral on social media, slapping a police officer. The incident happened on May 1 at Gbolagunte, Okeola area of Eruwa, Ibarapa, Oyo State, Nigeria. The woman, a single parent with six children, is identified as Kehinde Afolake, while the identity of the cop she assaulted is...
China on Tuesday successfully launched a new rocket and prototype spacecraft, state media said, in a major test of the country's ambitions to operate a permanent space station and send astronauts to the Moon. The Long March 5B rocket took off from the Wenchang launch site in the southern island of Hainan and eight minutes later an unmanned prototype spaceship...
Nigerian Governor Nasir El-Rufai on Saturday revealed that he infected four people in his state with coronavirus. El-Rufai who serves as the governor of Kaduna state Nigeria announced March 27 that he had tested positive for the novel virus. He was the index COVID-19 case in the state but recovered on April 22. Speaking on the 24th edition of The Platform, an annual event...
The year 2020 is really becoming something else. Giant hornets with freakish eyes and a venomous sting have emerged and are now part of this year's list of worries. The deadly meat-eating Asian giant hornet, which has been known to kill up to 50 people a year in Japan, has surfaced in the US for the first time. It was found in...
A Chinese state media outlet has released an animated video using Lego pieces to mock the United States' coronavirus response and the Trump Administration's claims of an initial Chinese COVID-19 coverup. Entitled Once Upon a Virus, the short animation — released by China's official Xinhua news agency — takes the form of a back-and-forth between China and the US with China...
After weeks of conspiracy theories, the North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, resurfaced in public view on Friday, the North’s state news media reported Saturday, controverting three weeks of rumors and unconfirmed reports that he was in grave danger after undergoing heart surgery. Kim, 36, appeared at a ceremony at a factory in the city of Sunchon, the media outlet reported, with supporting...
Neymar’s mum has broken up with her toyboy lover after discovering he had dated a string of men. Nadine Goncalves, 52, declared her love for 23-year-old Tiago Ramos on Instagram last month. But according to The Sun, Nadine sent him packing after finding out the boy who is younger than his son Neymar, had dated a number of men before dating her. Tiago, 23, was...
Chinese officials have reportedly refused to let the World Health Organization take part in an investigation into the origins of the coronavirus outbreak. The origin of the enemy virus that has killed thousands globally, is not yet clear, but is generally believed to have emerged in December 2019 at a wet market in Wuhan, China. According to a report by Sky...
The video below emerged online showing a man being thoroughly whipped. The incident reportedly happened in Northern Nigeria. We are not certain about what happened and when the video was captured, but it has been trending among Nigerian social media users since yesterday. According to one of the platforms it was posted, "the emir of Azare, Bauchi state in Nigeria, directed...
Taiwan's National Security Bureau (NSB) director on Thursday said that North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un is "sick" and that there are emergency plans in place to fill the vacuum in the hermit kingdom, if he dies. The NSB director Chiu Kuo-cheng made the statement during a meeting of the legislative where he gave a presentation. But when asked if...
Millions of women could soon become unintentionally pregnant amid economic crisis. A grim report by UNFPA, the United Nations’ sexual and reproductive health agency, has revealed that the ongoing Coronavirus-induced lockdowns and major disruptions in healthcare sector could cause about seven million unintended pregnancies in the coming months. The data released on Tuesday warned that more than 47 million women could lose...
Many recent studies about COVID-19 show that more men are dying from the deadly virus than women. The death rate among men is 2.8% compared with 1.7% for women, according to a study by China’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention. The research suggests the trend will continue despite men and women being infected at similar rates. So what is it...
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday added six health issues to its official list of COVID-19 symptoms after seeing them repeatedly show up in patients during the pandemic. The symptoms may appear 2 to 14 days after exposure to someone with the novel coronavirus, according to CDC. Read on through this link https://mazech.com/2020/04/centers-for-disease-control-and-prevention-adds-six-new-symptoms-to-its-covid-19-list/
Nigerian Police on Monday arrested two Chinese nationals for engaging in illegal mining in Bukkuyum Local Government Area of Zamfara State. Nigerian government had last year banned all mining activities in Zamfara to check the activities of armed bandits behind killings in the state. Police spokesperson in Zamfara state, Muhammad Shehu, said in a statement that the arrests followed information received on...
With growing rumors and uncertainty surrounding the health and whereabouts of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a state-run newspaper tried to prove the dictator is hale and hearty by reporting that he has sent a thank-you letter to builders in a seaside resort. The Rodong Sinmun outlet claimed Monday that Kim penned the message to builders working on a...
Families of medics who tragically lost their own lives to coronavirus after bravely trying to save others will receive a £60,000 life assurance payout, British government announced. Matt Hancock, the Health and Social Care Secretary made the announcement as he fronted the daily Downing Street press conference to reveal that 82 NHS workers and 16 social care staff had died so far. Hancock...
A 21-year-old Nigerian man was paraded round a community in one of the South-East states after allegedly poisoning his twin brother for money ritual, multiple local media sources reported. He was however nabbed after his twin brother noticed that the soup had changed color. The suspect reportedly confessed to poisoning his brother's food for quick money, because he is tired of...
Coronavirus is surely an invisible enemy that everyone is struggling to learn where it came from and how to fight it. South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is inspiring meme-makers online after a video of him struggling to put on a face mask went viral on the internet. While delivering a speech on live television on the importance of wearing face masks...

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