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US Buys Nearly All Stocks Of The Coronavirus Drug Remdesivir

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The United States Department of Health Services has bought almost the entire next three month’s supply of breakthrough Coronavirus drug remdesivir for itself, leaving the rest of the world possibly without any supply for the next three months.

Trump’s administration has bought the next 500,000 doses of the anti-viral drug, Remdesvir, from manufacturer Gilead, a figure that represents Gilead’s entire production for July, and 90% of all the drug that the company will produce throughout August and September.

At first, 140,000 doses of the drug were delivered to countries all over the world for trials and it was during this time the drug’s success rate in treating patients was discovered.

The company first created it as a treatment for Ebola, but with it’s success in treating COVID-19 patients, the company now plans to charge American patients $3,200 for six doses.

White House immunologist Dr Anthony Fauci in April said remdesivir cannot cure or prevent Covid-19, but hospitalized patients given the drug were found to recover 31% faster than those who weren’t given the drug.

US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, praised the US buy saying:

‘President Trump has struck an amazing deal to ensure Americans have access to the first authorized therapeutic for Covid-19.

‘To the extent possible, we want to ensure that any American patient who needs remdesivir can get it. The Trump administration is doing everything in our power to learn more about life-saving therapeutics for Covid-19 and secure access to these options for the American people.’

UK doctor and scientist, Dr Andrew Hill from the University of Liverpool reacting to the US’ hoarding of the drug told The Guardian: ‘They’ve got access to most of the drug supply (of remdesivir), so there’s nothing for Europe.’

“Remdesivir is under Gilead’s patent, meaning no other drug company can manufacture its own supplies.”

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Mark Zuckerberg At 36 Becomes World’s 3rd Centibillionaire

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Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, 36, has become the third centibillionaire in the World.

According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Zuckerberg’s fortune has topped $100bn for the first time, placing him among members of the world’s centibillionaires’ club, after Facebook’s shares surged by 6% on investor optimism over the news the company plans to launch Instagram Reels, a rival to the Chinese video-sharing application TikTok.

Facebook announced the US rollout of Instagram Reels after US President Donald Trump banned US companies from dealing with ByteDance and Tencent, the Chinese owners of TikTok and the WeChat messaging service.

The 36-year old media magnate has now joined Jeff Bezos, the Amazon founder, and Bill Gates, Microsoft’s founder, as the only people who have centibillionaire status, the Bloomberg Billionaires Index said.

Mark Zuckerberg, who founded Facebook in 2004 and owns a 13% stake in the company, gained about US$22 billion this year.

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GES Dismisses And Bans The WASSCE Students Who Insulted Nana Addo From Writing The Exam

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The Ghana Education Service-GES in reaction to the recent indecent behaviors by the final year students involved in the notorious acts has dismissed and banned them from further taking part in the ongoing WASSCE.

In a press release, the Ghana Education Service to this effect has taken some stern measures against these students who were involved in insulting the President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo in different viral videos.

This directive by the GES is to serve as a deterrence to the other students writing the WASSCE not to follow their stead and put up the best of behavior so as to have a smooth running of the exams.

The GES, again in the media release noted that at the schools where properties were destroyed, the results of the candidates would be withheld until they pay full cost for their damage.

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John Mahama Has Secret Side-Chicks He Hooks Up With At Spintex : Afia Schwarzenegger

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Afia Schwarzenegger from all grounds for believing is done with the NDC and there’s no way she can make a U-turn in subsequent years to the party.

The comedienne reacting to a comment by a netizen under a post on Instagram has dropped another serious bombshell about ex-president John Mahama.

In the latest ‘exposè’, Afia Schwar alleges that John Mahama has side-chicks hiding somewhere in Spintex, a suburb of Tema in the Greater Accra Region.

According to the outspoken comedienne and media personality, Mahama has been giving money to these girls adding that she has more secrets to reveal if she’s dared by the NDC.

She dropped these damning accusations after this comment by the social media user; “You are not God to decide who wins the election u have only one vote n that is yours that alone can not decide who wins and who loss.”

She replied; “@moda.anabel but how will the People with the vote feel about ….the money he gives to his b*tches..Don’t Dare Me to tell Ghanaians about Jesus! Ask John Mahama about his spintex connection.”

Afia Schwar ready to go all out days ago threatened to drop more secrets about the NDC party as well should they came at her again.

This follows Diamond Appiah’s claim that she had been kicked out of the NDC due to her affection for posting nudes on social media.

In her reply to Diamond Appiah, Afia forewarned the NDC with these statements; “Dear Ndc, It will interest you to shut up or boycott this year’s election. You dnt want me to talk so dnt dare me. 4 more 4 Nana,4 more for free education, 4 more for development. I won’t warn you people again”

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