During this quarantine by pandemic coronavirus, many opted to perform activity fisíca, learn how to a recipe, unwind or simply lose time with marathons on Netflix. However, Shakira was beyond, she began to study and graduated. All of this in the life of the singer took place in just four weeks and from his home in Barcelona, where he lives with the player Gerard Pique and their children, Milan and Sasha.
Through its account of Instagram, Shakira announced to his followers the great news: ‘‘I just graduated from a course of ancient philosophy. I already know that my hobbies are not practical but it took me hours after putting to sleep the kids. Thanks to Plato, its predecessors and the University of Pennsylvania for the ‘fun’ of these 4 weeks.”
Next to a gif pulling a kiss and a twinkle in his eye, the successful colombian singer of 43 years, wore his with pride to his diploma as a graduate of the University of Pennysylvania, where he was studying remotely for four weeks.
In other publications the Barcelona player had shared a video where he showed to the mother of his children very concentrated and focused on their studies. And that was when the singer announced that it was undertaking a course in the education centre.
But the star of the music also took his time to talk about the pandemic of coronavirus and expressed particular concern for the boys during the social isolation. “Knowing the situation of parents with small children in this difficult period of quarantine, I empathize with those who do not have an outdoor space or balcony for their children to breathe clean air. The kids are being real champions in this social drama, and we must think of their well-being”.
Shakira has asked the Government “to consider a policy that allows a responsible adult to take a child to walk, even if it is subject to the restriccciones that the experts consider, and respecting the rules of estrangement and healing”.
This Thursday the Spanish government has announced it will allow from the Sunday to go out to the children for walksin addition to be able to accompany an adult to the grocery store, in a loosening of the severe confinement of the country by the coronavirus. The spokesperson of the government of Pedro Sánchez, María Jesús Montero, announced that it will be authorized to minors under the age of 14 years only to “accompany an adult in the activities that already allows the state of alarm” as “to go, for example, the grocery store, the pharmacy or the financial institutions”.
In total will be six million children from all over Spain who will be able to return to the streets and squares of the nation. What may make a maximum of one hour per day, with a larger or an older brother. Will be enabled to walk by keeping social distance in a mile radius of their homes, with or without a protective mask -although it is recommended to use – and in a restricted hours: between 9 am and 9 pm.
But in addition, there is a good news for them: they can carry their toys. From soccer balls to skateboards, and it will not restrict physical activities. Despite these flexibilizaciones, in places still not be able to use the swings and other structures that can be used by other children.
Spain today reported 440 deaths from coronavirus in the last 24 hours, the third day of slight rebound of that information, and overcame the barrier of the 22,000 deaths in total, according to the balance of the Ministry of Health. Confirmed cases totaled more than 213.000. It is the third country in the world with more deaths per COVID-19, according to official records.