The world will never forget the strange marvels of 2020 which has so far claimed the comfort of many. It’s a marvel that will ever remain unforgettable. Great men mourned, heroes passed away which convinced the citizens and marshalled their mindset in a state of ponders as they wonder if 2020 were the end of the world. This was not even staked in one country as it dispersed globally which kept the whole world in fright.
Discarding our different religious status, we would always offer our profound gratitude to the God of all who has granted the surviving ones the grace and shield which professed the gift of life to every individual who is alive today. Despite the strange marvels, we are all alive. It’s high time we discuss and recall the strange marvels of 2020 as the fortunate survivors. From exploration and researches, we have gathered some strange marvels that happened in 2020. We are proud and very grateful to pore out these marvels as the living survivors.
Strange Marvels that happened in 2020
On this day 31st of December in Wuhan China, a strange sickness broke out and claimed an enormous population in China which thrust the medical teams to verge and portray exploration and investigation on the possible source. After several days, they discovered that the sickness is pretty much precarious and is caused by a new strain of coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) which inducted phobia to the arms of the medical teams for they knew it was dangerous and communicable. Quick announcement and information spread out all over the world as they alerted the world how dangerous this new virus is. This wasn’t serious as it kept destroying in Wuhan China. Medical teams battled such with much efforts but could only meet mockery as it keeps its cruel active. Death cases were recorded in China which caught the attention of the world; they dropped their pride and swerved into fright. This became even serious after about 40 death cases were recorded in China. People were in fright.
How it expanded
Through contacts, the precarious virus spread all over the world which even infused the fright of the people as they blamed China where the dangerous virus originated. More victims of sore throat, constant coughing and fever increased in number. Thousands died from its attack which created more fear as the world panicked. In February 2020, its effect became even more dangerous as it claimed thousands of souls which commanded the authority for a change. Schools and markets were closed as they shot down every possible human activity so to prevent it further killings. This never gave a good result after Italy recorded 100 death case in just 17 hours. Children died, men and women died too. The world was in tears and agony. Many medical doctors passed away while tackling to save the world. The whole world remained in fear that even rose public utterances as follows;
“This is your punishment for not investing in your country’s health system” a Nigerian citizen vows.
“This virus is not for the rich or the poor since it’s killing us all. I am afraid” a citizen from China grumbled.
“I do be inside for the whole year because I don’t want to die” a citizen complained.
“This is so sad, I can’t describe how aggrieved I am, my father just passed away after a few weeks he was affected by the pandemic”
“I feel very sorry for the dead, they are all heroes, they should probably guide us”
Thousands grumbled about their effect in tragedy and cried out for help. Medical teams never held their efficiency and gave out some results. They provided great measures to take so to prevent the spread of the dangerous virus. These measures are;
• Clean your hands often. Use soap and water, or an alcohol-based hand rub.
•Maintain a safe distance from anyone who is coughing or sneezing.
•Wear a mask when physical distancing is not possible.
•Don’t touch your eyes, nose or mouth.
•Cover your nose and mouth with your bent elbow or a tissue when you cough or sneeze.
•Stay home if you feel unwell.
•If you have a fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical attention.
In fright, the world citizens abided to these measures. It became a partial bliss as a high rate of death case reduced. The medical teams went on and professed this measures compulsory which was never declined by the citizens. Everyone practised these measures, still, it wasn’t 100% progressive. There was no choice but to shut down every possible activity including sports. Football and other popular games involving the crowd was shut down as they continued to explore. Shock arose after a woman identified as Ravi Turman survived and was cured which issued optimism to the whole world. She was interviewed.
When asked about her experience, she narrated saying.
“I wondered at one point, am I dead? Is this what death is like?”
“I was hearing different voices saying different things. Some of it sounded like they were about to prepare for my funeral.”
“One day I felt like I was actually leaving, meaning I was about to die, and what I felt snapped me back was my mother, ”
“It was almost as if she was praying and she was saying, ‘I can’t lose another child.’”
The 56-year-old woman was said to be one of the first women who survived the dangerous pandemic. In her conclusion, she revealed she was cured by the voice of his family from her view. Truman was said to have spent 10 days on the ventilator, unconscious in one of the hospital’s five COVID-19 intensive care units. She also recalled that she never knew that was a coronavirus symptom and neglected a serious medication until it got worst.
From her story, the medical teams were energised and remained efficient with their exploration and constant process in other to see the end of the dangerous virus. They could be able to cure some victims in a state fortunate or unfortunate; few survive such.
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Other victims of survival like Paul pogba of Manchester United in the English Premier League also shared his experience.
According to him, he narrated saying.
“It’s strange, it’s hard to explain because you wouldn’t understand.”
“Even in training, I would say to the fitness coach that I feel strange. It’s not me. I get tired very fast and I’m out of breath really fast.”
“The first game of the season, I couldn’t run. I was trying. I spoke with the manager. ‘I will start the game and let’s see’, but I was very out of breath and it took me a long time to get back to my fitness and to get back physically good”
“It’s good to get back in the team, and to score this goal to help the team get back in the game, it’s very important for the team. I’m very happy about that.”
“It’s such a difference. I’m finding my rhythm as well. I feel so much better, I felt I could go again, control the game, getting the ball. That’s what I like, myself.”
“That’s what I think is good for the team. I’m a team player. As long as the team wins, that’s the most important, you know? That’s why I came here and that’s why I want to be successful.”
How far it has gone
There are enough positive results so far amidst its effect. The world’s activities have begun again. The citizens are happy. The medical teams have battled to a high rate of defence which has liberated the citizens from staying indoors. The world is healing from Covid-19. Stay save and follow instruction. We all shall conquer this danger.
It’s currently serious in Africa most especially in Nigeria. According to NCDC, Nigeria has recorded over 1000 death cases, about 71,000 infected and few cured. However, the federal government has assured that they will get rid of that. The covid-19 experience will ever remain one of the 2020 strange marvels that shall be told for years to come.
Australian Fire Outbreak
The world was shocked after a strong fire outbreak emerged on the west side of the Australian forest. It remained active for days as citizens and animal panicked. In July 2019, a fire outbreak emerged at the west side of the Australian forest which destroyed houses and wild lives. It remained a shock after fire extinguishers couldn’t stop this flames for months. This went viral as the world remained in fright over lost lives and some possible damages that may occur. This remained active and flamed although to the new year 2020. From exploration and reports, 47 million acres were displaced, thousands of houses were destroyed and at least 34 people died. This professed 2020 a bitter year as many victims grumbled. It’s announced that this fire happens in Australia every summer yearly which is caused by climate effects like lighting. During summer, the trees are pretty much easier to flame when thunder strikes. No one caused the fire outbreak.
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Kobe Bryant and Daughter’s death
One of the greatest basketball players of all time, Kobe Bryant, joined in the 2020 tragedy after he and his daughter died in a helicopter crash which got the whole world in tears. It was believed that the whole personals in the plan crash perished in the crash including his daughter Gianna and his 7 friends. This has been one of the most painful tragedies in the year 2020 which has so far deprived thousands happiness because Kobe was famously known for his qualities in the game. From an unknown source, Kobe’s helicopter was seen dangling and struggling in the air; out of control and landed very roughly on a mountain. It sparked fire immediately and they all died.
When this reached to his wife, she was extremely heartbroken and professed her grieve saying.
“My girls and I want to thank the millions of people who’ve shown support and love during this horrific time. Thank you for all the prayers. We definitely need them.”
“We are completely devastated by the sudden loss of my adoring husband, Kobe — the amazing father of our children; and my beautiful, sweet Gianna; a loving, thoughtful, and wonderful daughter, and amazing sister to Natalia, Bianka, and Capri.”
“We are also devastated for the families who lost their loved ones on Sunday, and we share in their grief intimately. There aren’t enough words to describe our pain right now,”
“I take comfort in knowing that Kobe and Gigi both knew that they were so deeply loved. We were so incredibly blessed to have them in our lives. I wish they were here with us forever. They were our beautiful blessings taken from us too soon.”
“I’m not sure what our lives hold beyond today, and it’s impossible to imagine life without them. But we wake up each day, trying to keep pushing because Kobe, and our baby girl, Gigi, are shining on us to light the way. Our love for them is endless and that’s to say, immeasurable.”
“I just wish I could hug them, kiss them and bless them. Have them here with us, forever.
Thank you for sharing your joy, your grief and your support with us. We ask that you grant us the respect and privacy we will need to navigate this new reality.”
“Thank you so much for lifting us in your prayers, and for loving Kobe, Gigi, Natalia, Bianka, Capri and me,” she concluded.
People showered tremendous support to her and consoled her for her loss. This still remains a shock to many.
George Floyd murdered by racist corps
Black lives matters protest broke in the United States of America hours after a video of George Floyd who was murdered by two corps despite screaming for breath suffocation surfaced online. In the Video, George was captured for an alleged crime which caught the attention of the people around as they watched. Moment George tried to figure out his crime, the two corps nailed him as he struggled. One of the cops felt satisfied and knelt on George’s neck. However, this never gave Floyd comfort and he screamed saying “I can’t breath” repeatedly. The bitter cop never freed him until the hero passed away. This caught the attention of millions of personal which thrust the black live matters protest movement. This will ever remain the most tragic the world has ever experienced. So far, George has been led to rest as they continue to protest against racism.