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Scotland sends £270k oxygen help to Africa

Scotland sends £270k oxygen help to Africa

AFRICA, AID, EMERGENCY, HEALTH, SCOTLAND
THE Scottish Government has spent more than £270,000 on lifesaving oxygen equipment for three African countries. Edinburgh-based charity Kids Operating Room will use the funding to distribute 100 oxygen concentrators each to Malawi, Rwanda and Zambia, where cases of Covid-19 are thought to be rising quickly. The equipment will initially be used to treat patients suffering from breathing problems caused by the virus and will then be used after the pandemic for general treatment. The devices draw oxygen from the atmosphere and concentrate it to therapeutic levels. External Affairs Secretary Angus Robertson said: “The Covid situation in Malawi, Rwanda and Zambia has become very serious, very quickly, and we know that the pressure on health services are putting great stress on...
Rising Japan star Kyogo Furuhashi joins Celtic from Vissel Kobe

Rising Japan star Kyogo Furuhashi joins Celtic from Vissel Kobe

Football, SCOTLAND, Sports, TRANSFER
Kyogo Furuhashi has been Vissel Kobe's top scorer since the start of 2020 with 26 goals in the J1 League, and has also netted thrice in six caps for Japan. Koji Watanabe/Getty Images Kyogo Furuhashi will leave Vissel Kobe to join Celtic after the J1 League club said they had reached an agreement to transfer the Japan winger to the Scottish Premiership side. Vissel Kobe said on their website the deal was subject to a medical. It did not reveal the transfer fee or other details. Furuhashi will join a Celtic side led by former Yokohama F. Marinos head coach Ange Postecoglou, who moved to Scotland last month having led the Marinos to the J1 League title in 2019. Celtic's Ange Postecoglou era begins Furuhashi, 26, made his debut for Japan against Venezuela in November 2019 but h...
Tartan Army out in force ahead of Scotland vs England match

Tartan Army out in force ahead of Scotland vs England match

ENGLAND, EURO 2020, EUROPE, FIFA, Football, GAMES, SCOTLAND, Sports
The showdown with the Auld Enemy will kick-off at Wembley Stadium at 8pm on Friday night. Tartan Army: Scotland will take on England on Friday night. The Tartan Army is out in force ahead of Scotland’s crunch Euro 2020 tie against England. The showdown with the Auld Enemy will kick-off at Wembley Stadium at 8pm on Friday night. Euro 2020 is the first major tournament the national men’s team have qualified for in more than two decades. The Tartan Army is out in force ahead of Scotland’s crunch Euro 2020 tie against England. The showdown with the Auld Enemy will kick-off at Wembley Stadium at 8pm on Friday night. Euro 2020 is the first major tournament the national men’s team have qualified for in more than two decades. The Tartan Army is out in force ahead of Scotla...
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