Boseman Chadwick, Kobe Bryant, 6 Bad Things That Have Happened In 2020
January 2020 ushered us into a brand new decade. With many hoping to start a new beginning. But as the year progresses, the whole world is wondering if this year can get any worse. So many terrible things have happened so far, from Kobe Bryant’s death to the killing George Floyd, the explosion in Beirut, wildfires, corona Virus Pandemic and now the death of Chadwick Boseman.
Many joking about deleting 2020 from the year they’ve lived goes to show how bad the year has been so far
In no particular order, here are some of the devastating things that have happened in 2020 so far.
Boseman Chadwick Dies
Boseman Chadwick dies of colon cancer at the age of 43. Chadwick who found fame as Black Panther in the Marvel cinematic movie died at his home in the Los Angeles area with his wife and family by his side. It was reported that Chadwick was diagnosed with colon cancer four years ago. The whole world has taken to social media to express their sadness for the loss
Death of Kobe Bryant and Daughter
On the 26th of January 2020, Kobe Bryant, 42, and his 13-year-old daughter with seven other people died in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles. It was indeed shocking and new for the whole world
Locust in East Africa
Hundreds of billions of locusts swarmed through parts of East Africa and South Asia in the worst infestation for a quarter of a century, threatening the food supply of tens of millions. The Food and Agricultural Organization said that the locusts could affect the food security of 25 million people.
The scale of the locust outbreak, which affected seven East African countries, was like nothing in recent memory.
Gas plant explosion in Lagos
Corona Virus Pandemic
This is one of the 2020 calamity that has caused so much human suffering and economic retrogression
The outbreak was first identified in Wuhan, a city in China’s Hubei province, in December 2019, and was recognized as a pandemic by the World Health Organization on March 11. As of March 21, more than 276,000 cases of COVID-19 have been reported in over 180 countries and territories, resulting in more than 11,400 deaths and 90,000 recoveries. The virus’s fatality rate is low – around 1-2 percent – but it spreads easily, and the economic impacts beginning to be felt are likely to have long-lasting effects.
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