Former Peruvian president, Alberto Fujimori, will be admitted to intensive care for a heart problem

Former Peruvian president, Alberto Fujimori, will be admitted to intensive care for a heart problem

Former Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori (1990-2000) will be admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of a clinic in Lima after presenting Heart problems which led to his transfer to a social security hospital this Thursday, reported his personal doctor, Alejandro Aguinaga. The doctor, who is also a congressman for the Popular Force Fujimori party, … Read more

Susana Higuchi, former first lady of Alberto Fujimori, who later denounced him for corruption and abuse, dies

Susana Higuchi, former first lady of Alberto Fujimori, who later denounced him for corruption and abuse, dies

Susana Higuchi, former first lady of Peru during the government of Alberto Fujimori and mother of opposition leader Keiko Fujimori, died this Wednesday at the age of 71 a victim of cancer, her family announced on Twitter. Higuchi, the daughter of Japanese immigrants, had been admitted to a hospital in Lima for a month. “After … Read more

How Alberto Fujimori became “the most expensive prisoner” in Peru and why the country’s justice wants to end his “prison privileges”

How Alberto Fujimori became “the most expensive prisoner” in Peru and why the country’s justice wants to end his “prison privileges”

While Peru’s prisons are among the most overcrowded in Latin America, there is an exclusive prison in which only one inmate lives. It has no cells. It has three rooms, a library, a painting workshop, a kitchen, a meeting room, an infirmary and even a vegetable garden. To keep her and take care of her … Read more