A Nigerian artist, Isaac Oyedele has finally gotten the attention of the President of the United States, Donald Trump.
The hyperrealistic artist had on Sunday shared a photo of an incredible portrait of Trump he made with only a ballpoint.
Sharing the amazing piece of art on Twitter and requesting users on the micro-blogging site to retweet until it gets to Trump, Oyedele revealed that it was his second portrait of the US President.
The portrait according to the artist took up to 70hours to be completed.
“This is my second portrait of President Trump. This time I really want him to see it. All done in ballpoint, took up to 70hours, ’24×21′ inches.
Please RT till the president sees this🙏🏽
@realDonaldTrump @DonaldJTrumpJr @POTUS,” Oyedele had tweeted Sunday evening.
This is my second portrait of President Trump. This time I really want him to see it. All done in ballpoint, took up to 70hours, ’24×21′ inches.
Please RT till the president sees this🙏🏽@realDonaldTrump @DonaldJTrumpJr @POTUS pic.twitter.com/Uh8MysTRZG
— creative_doks (@Doks_Art) December 1, 2019
However, Oyedele’s dream without hesitation became a reality yesterday, Monday 2nd, 2019 around 6pm when Trump saw and retweeted Oyedele’s tweet which has now gone viral.
Acknowledging the portrait to be fantastic, the US President commended the talented Nigerian on his artistic prowess and even advised him never to give up his dream.
“Not only did I see it @Doks_Art, I think it is fantastic. You are a wonderful artist, never give up your dream!,” Trump said in response to Oyedele’s original tweet.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 2, 2019
Meanwhile, positive reactions have continued to trail the young Nigerian’s rare display of creativity with some Americans and a host of others calling on President Trump to invite Oyedele to the White House.
See some reactions below:
Six Diseases That Can Be Transmitted Through Kissing
Although kissing brings many benefits for our health, but it can also be a way for the transmission of viruses and bacteria that cause diseases.
Bacteria and viruses that are present in the saliva or blood of one person can be transmitted to another through a kiss.
Below are some of the diseases that can be transmitted through kissing
Colds are spread by direct contact with the virus. By kissing an infected person we get in direct contact with the secretions of his nose and throat.
2. Kiss Disease
Also known as glandular fever or infectious mononucleosis, it is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. The virus is transmitted through saliva and infection occurs through contact.
3. Cold Sores
Also caused by a virus, it can be transmitted through direct contact with the virus. Herpes is more easily transmitted when blisters are forming.
4. Hepatitis B
Infection can occur when the infected blood and saliva of the infected person come into direct contact with the blood or mucous membranes of another person, for example if the person has open sores in or around the mouth.
5. Meningococcal Disease
This is a life-threatening disease, and is due to inflammation of the membranes that surround the brain and spinal cord. The bacterium that causes this disease is spread by direct contact or droplets of saliva. It is a very rare form of transmission.
6. Dental Caries
Did you know that the mouths of newborn babies lack the bacteria that cause tooth decay? Kissing babies on the lips causes these bacteria to spread to their mouths.
Even though there are some diseases that can be transmitted through kissing, we are not advising you to give up kissing for the sake of health.
Most kisses do not cause any disease and the risk of serious illness is very small.
Tips to Avoid or Reduce Infections Through Kissing
- Avoid kissing or being kissed when one of the two people is sick.
- Avoid kissing someone on the lips when there is an active mouth, warts or ulcers around the lips or in the mouth.
- Maintain good oral hygiene.
- Stop Coughing and sneezing in a handkerchief.
Man Whose Fart Can Kill Mosquitoes Paid Millions By Mosquito Repellent Company
Joe Rwamirama from Kampala, Uganda is cashing in on his unique and deadly farts that kill mosquitoes instantly.
Two big mosquito repellent companies are reportedly paying Joe millions to study his farts so they can convert them into a mosquito repellent product.
According to reports, Joe’s fart can drop all flying insects not bigger than mosquitoes dead within a 6-meter radius.
Even as a small child growing up in a village in Uganda, Joe’s farts were said to have been known and appreciated to a point where the local chief always took in young Joe and live with him during malaria seasons.
It was reported that No one near Joe had ever caught Malaria, Joe himself had no idea how a mosquito bite feels like.
Speaking to newsmen during an interview, the Ugandan said, “I eat ordinary food just like everyone else but no insect can lay a foot on me, not even a fly. I smell like a normal man and I bath daily and my farts are just like everyone else, they are only dangerous to small insects especially mosquitoes. Imagine buying a Raid can with my face on it”.
Scientists however believe what happened to Joe is probably just some type of evolution mutation combination to survive malaria.
Here Are 5 Things That Happen To Your Body If You Eat Plenty Bananas
Bananas are not just delicious, but highly nutritious too. They make for a healthy snack, along with being an amazing addition to your cereal bowl, smoothie, yogurt, cake, breads, muffin or desserts. The versatile fruit can fill you with energy, helps you slim down, reduce bloating, protect your heart, prevent the development of kidney stones and relieves indigestion.
Although bananas are healthy, it is said that eating, too, many of them may cause some or the other health problems.
Over-consuming this humble fruit can actually reverse all the benefits that banana may have to offer. If you are a banana lover, then it is time you look at some side effects of eating, too, many of them.
Bananas contain plant compounds that are very healthy for the body. The compounds include fibre, potassium, vitamin C and many more. It is important to also note that despite having their nutritional values, eating too many bananas may pause certain risks to your health.
Here are five reasons you should avoid eating too many bananas;
Unripe bananas can cause constipation as they contain a lot of starch , which is tough for the body to digest well. Bananas also contain a lot of fibre pectin that draws water from the intestines. It can make you even more constipated if you are dehydrated.
2. Weight Gain
If you want to lose weight you should refrain from eating too many bananas
Bananas contains more calories than any other fruit. If you are on a diet eating many bananas might not be such a good idea. When trying to lose weight, it is not advisable to consume more than two bananas in a day.
3. Nutrient imbalance
Your body needs a balanced assortment of nutrients to function well. If bananas dominate your diet , your stomach has little space for other healthy foods. According to the USDA guidelines, you should get two cups of fruit per day, which equals to about large bananas. This leaves room for adding vegetables, grains, protein, et al in your diet.
4. Too Much Potassium
Eating too many bananas may lead to high potassium levels in the body causing a condition called hyperkalemia. This causes irregular heartbeats, weakness of the muscles and temporary paralysis.
Bananas contain tryptophan, the amino acid that is known to help you sleep better. Carbohydrates in bananas are said to block amino acids from entering the brain, so there is an influx of tryptophan that may lead to an increase in the production of serotonin, which is another trigger for sleepiness. It also comprises magnesium that relaxes muscles, which can be another trigger.