High use of steroids in treatment of Covid-19 causes surge in ‘black fungus’ infections in India

Life threatening disease, Mucormycosis, also known as black fungus has been recorded among many covid-19 patients in India adding a health burden to the country that has lost more than 100,000 of its citizens in the last one month alone to Corona virus. Doctors are are saying black fungus is caused by high use of steroids to treat Covid-19 has caused the surge in the deadly disease. India Authorities on Thursday announced that they are planning to set up special wards in the country’s capital to helf fight the malady.…

Kenya Prison’s warder swindles over Ksh 200 millions from unsuspecting job seekers in a racketeering syndicate

A social media report by Directorate of Criminal Investigations detailed how a senior Sergent at Lang’ata Women Prison has been involved in a scheme to con jobless individuals after promising them jobs in government agencies such as Kenya Defence Forces, National Intelligence Service and the National Police Service. The warder by the named Grace Nyamohanga, also known as ‘Nasra’ is said to have so far conned job seekers over ksh 200 million in the past 10 months. One victim from Kiambu “was swindled over Ksh 800,000 when she was promised…