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  • Meet the artist behind Beyonce's pregnancy photo - BBC

    Meet the artist behind Beyonce's pregnancy photo - BBC

    Beyonce's pregnancy announcement portrait is now the most liked Instagram post of all time. But who is the artist behind the image? The photo of Beyonce wearing a veil and cradling her stomach has now been liked over eight million times.

    This might not be a big deal for the 35-year-old singer. But it's a huge accomplishment for Awol Erizku, the artist who took the famous photo - and the entire series of pregnancy photos that Beyonce has since uploaded to her website.

    Here are five things you should know about him.

    Who is he?

    Born in Ethiopia, 28-year-old Awol grew up in the South Bronx area of New York. In 2014, he graduated from Yale University with a masters in fine art and his work often fuses photography, video installations and sculpture. And while he's now responsible for the most liked picture on Instagram, Awol has a humble following on his own social media accounts.

    He has a strange way of using social media to share his work

    If you've tried to find more of his work on Instagram after seeing his portrait of Beyonce, you probably know already that his page is closed for business. The 28-year-old treats his Instagram account like an art gallery, where he hosts Instagram-only art shows. For example, his account has detail about "gallery" opening hours: timings for when his feed is opened up for public viewing.

    He combines his art with music

    With each of his exhibitions, Awol has released what he calls a conceptual mixtape. Think of this as a kind of soundtrack to the artist's latest creations. One of Awol's most played mixes was released alongside a film and photo project called Serendipity, which was a response to the Black Lives Matter movement in America.

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  • Gambia Got Robbed: Jammeh’s Cars Being Loaded Into An Awaiting Cargo Plane - Photos

    Exiled Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh stole millions of dollars in his final weeks in power, plundering the state coffers and shipping out luxury vehicles by cargo plane, a special adviser for the new president said Sunday. Trending photos on Twitter have shown the moment about 13 luxury cars being loaded into a Cargo Plane from Chad. 

    Meanwhile,  Yahya Jammeh, personally flew out of the country he ruled for 22 years into exile on a plane owned by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The Falcon jet which ferried Jammeh out of The Gambia on Saturday to Equatorial Guinea where he is expected to settle with his family belongs to Mauritanian president.

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  • 14 Cancer-Causing Foods You Should Never Put In Your Mouth Again

     The American Institute for Cancer states that “Exploration has demonstrated that most cancers can be avoided. Researchers now guessed that 60 percent to 70 percent of tumors are all preventable through as of now accessible data and straightforward changes in eating regimen and way of life.” 

    This is an empowering explanation, so this article will point at those cancer- causing foods that should be avoided in your regular dietary way of life, in order to discard toxins that can expand your possibility of cancer and thus enhance your wellbeing.

    1. Sugar

    For the individuals who are facing up with cancer, the key is to eliminate the sugar. Cancer cells advance in sugar and any nourishment that changes over to sugar, for example, grains, pastas, carbs, bread and most organic products. For the individuals who want to maintain wellbeing, having balanced eating routine that incorporates organic products is the best alternative.

    2. Non-organic fruit and vegetables

    Non- organic fruits and vegetables are developed with GMO seeds, pesticides and herbicides. All of these are dangerous to your health.

     

    3. Hydrogenated oils

    Hydrogenated oils, otherwise called trans-fats, are in fact, a man-made product. The Harvard School of Public Health states that trans-fats advance immune system over-action and inflammations are connected to coronary illness, stroke and diabetes, among other endless infections.

    Their synthetic structure has been adjusted to keep the item from going rancid with a specific end goal to expand their timeframe of life. Chemicals are likewise used to mask the smell and change the essence of the oil.

    4. Processed foods

    Nitrites and nitrates which are in high amounts present in cured meats, which are additives that can, in vast sums, conceivably expand your danger of stomach and different tumors. Prepared foods are brimming with sugars, oils, colors, white flours, flavorings and other horrible ingredients.

    5. Soy protein isolate

    The American Dietetic Association indicates that soy protein isolates are known to consist of anti-nutrient that can create or delay the body’s capacity to process food and absorb the supplements into the circulatory system. 90-95 percent of U.S. -- developed soybeans, used to make soy protein separate, are “roundup prepared,” which means that they have been hereditarily changed to withstand herbicides.

    Soy undergoes acid washing in aluminum tanks industrially, and aluminum is profoundly poisonous to the nervous system and kidneys.

    6. Cured and smoked foods

    Apart from being used as additives to keep food from rotting, nitrates and nitrites are also used to add color to meats. When cooked, nitrites and nitrates change into by-items called N-nitroso mixes, for example, nitrosamines and nitrosamides. N-nitroso mixes are connected with an expanded danger of cancer.

    7. GMOs

    GMO (Genetically Modified Organisms) food ought to be avoided. However, these harmful food items have penetrated our nourishment supply at a dangerous rate.

    8. Grilled meat

    PAHs, or polycyclic scented hydrocarbons, are delivered through specific sorts of burning, for instance, the burning of coal or wood. The danger for cancer-causing presentation is expanded by the extra issue which is created when fat from meat trickles onto a flame. Then, in case of a sudden outbreak and smoke, the PAHs join themselves to the nourishment you are cooking.

    9. BPA lined cans

    Laboratory studies in cells and animals have connected BPA to cancer, impotence, diabetes and obesity. This component found in hard plastics and sticky substance is used to coat metal cans. It can also be found in various plastic items and dental composites. Unless a canned thing is named BPA free, it most probably contains bisphenol-A (BPA).

    10. Farmed fish

    Farmed fish contain more prominent levels of chemical pollutants than wild fish, including PCB’s a known cancer-causing agent, according to Food and Water Watch. Fish are more likely to be influenced by sickness expanding the utilization of anti-infection utilization, as a result of overcrowding in fish ranches. Moreover, they are more vulnerable to sea lice, which implies they are additionally treated with pesticides.

    11. White flour

    The seeds from which are developed the commercial grains are treated with fungicide. The plants are then splashed with pesticides, and collected and put away in bins covered with bug sprays. Grains are then prepared in high temperature speed rollers. Chlorine oxide as a chlorine gas shower is used as a whitener, and in addition as a maturing agent. In the end, the starch we are buying has no supplements and is brimming with poisons.

    12. Microwave popcorn

    Microwave popcorn are lined with perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), Perfluoroalkyls and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) to keep oil from dousing through the packing. When warmed, these chemicals filter into the popcorn and act as blood contaminants when ingested. PFOA has been linked to tumors in animal organs (liver, pancreas, testicles and mammary organs in rats), and grows in prostate cancer in PFOA plant specialists.

    13.Soda- sports drinks

    Drinking soda or sports d rinks possess no dietary quality. In contrary, these beverages contain brominated vegetable oil (a fire resistant), aspartame, high fructose corn syrup, sugar, colors, and different chemicals.

    14.Refined sugars

    The link between sugar and various issues has been scientifically discovered, for example, sugar is related to low HDL levels, corpulence, immune suppression, expanded danger for coronary illness, undesirable levels of blood fats, higher blood triglyceride levels, joint inflammation and a large group of different ills. As mentioned, tumor cells advance in sugar.

    Source: supertastyrecipes.com

     

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  • Donald Trump to Arrest Mugabe And 6 Other African Leaders Within A Month. Read This Amazing Details.

     American president Donald Trump has, on his first official day in office, reiterated that he will be coming for what he calls “corrupt African leaders” and it is his “first thing on the list”.

    Speaking from his official residence , The White House, Donald Trump said he is going to make sure he puts behind bars the president of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe and South African president Jacob Zuma. Also on his list is Swaziland King Mswati III, Omar Al-Bashir, President of Sudan, José Eduardo dos Santos, President of Angola , Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, President of Equatorial Guinea and Yoweri Museveni President of Uganda.

     Last year, the US business icon Donald Trump’s statement was conceived as a notice to Mugabe and Ugandan President, of what their fate will be if he becomes the President of the United States of America. While addressing war veterans in a speech in Washington, Trump warned the other dictators across the globe who want to die in power, that it’s just a matter of time before they face justice for their crimes.

    “I want to reiterate here before America’s greatest heroes that I will not condone any dictatorial tendencies exhibited by dictators around the world especially the two old men from Zimbabwe and Uganda.”

    Mugabe responded “Recently that madman that wants to be American President said he’ll arrest some African Presidents including my brother Yoweri and myself and lock us in his imaginary prison should he become American President”

     “May I state here that Trump will never take us anywhere because we Africans are the strongest and fearless in the universe. I wish everyone to Know that I have nothing to fear and I want to tell the world that Hitler’s descendant (Trump) has taken after him and he is about to do his worst should the people of America make a mistake of electing him” President Mugabe said.

    source:http://www.hinnews.com/

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