Top Ten Most-affected Countries In The World With The Coronavirus (COVID -19)

One Asian country and seven European countries are among the ten most affected list of countries with coronavirus, while more European countries are witnessing a surge in cases.

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The US has replaced China as the country with the highest coronavirus cases on 26 March.


As the coronavirus reaches more than 170 countries and the WHO declares nCoV as a global pandemic, Pharmaceutical Technology lists the top ten countries affected by COVID-19, by the number of cases.

USA


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Confirmed coronavirus cases in the US increased significantly in the third week of March as testing was made more rapid and overtook China’s on 26 March making the US the most affected country by coronavirus in the world currently, by cases.

The US COVID-19 cases earlier crossed South Korean cases on 19 March, moving beyond 33,500 on 23 March, and surging to more than 50,000 on 24 March, while the death toll crossed 650.

Community spread and delayed testing has been a major concern to Americans as enough test kits are not available across states.

The first coronavirus case in the US was confirmed on 21 January, but the cases surged from the second half of February.

Italy


Coronavirus continues to be severe in Italy, making it the most-affected in Europe as well as outside Asia. Italy has witnessed the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 in the world. Travel to Italy and Italians travelling to other countries during the outbreak has been traced to have caused COVID-19 spread.

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Once confined to Northern Italy, COVID-19 cases have spread to entire Italy leading to a nation-wide lock-down. The Italian government’s early measures such as closing educational institutions temporarily might have limited the spread, although the aged population continues to be a concern.

Coronavirus deaths in Italy increased by more than nine times in ten days, from 366 on 08 March to more than 5,400 on 23 March and further beyond 10,700 by 29 March. Confirmed coronavirus cases in Italy crossed 97,000, which is more than those in China.

China


China, including Hong Kong and Macau, is the second-worst affected country by the novel coronavirus (nCoV) outbreak, officially named COVID-19 by the World Health Organization (WHO).
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China witnessed more than 3,000 deaths and approximately 74% of the global coronavirus cases as of 09 March, which quickly came down to 58% by 13 March and to 40% by 18 March as the number of cases in rest of the world surged and Europe became the new epicentre. Within a week, coronavirus cases in the rest of the world belittled China’s. As of 30 March, Chinese coronavirus cases accounted for just 11% of the global cases.

Hubei is the most-affected province within China and Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei, is the city affected worst by the coronavirus. Hubei has witnessed more than 67,000 coronavirus-positive cases and continues to report deaths, although at a slower rate than before.

The number of cases in China, however, has been on the decline starting March due to the rapid control measures and response by the Chinese government.

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Spain


Spain has overtaken South Korea in the number of coronavirus cases in the third week of March. Since the first coronavirus case confirmed on 01 February, the Spanish COVID-19 nCoV-infected cases got closer to 1,000 in early hours of 09 March and rose sharply to more than 80,000 on 29 March. A minister in Spain has contracted coronavirus, while Princess Maria Teresa died from coronavirus marking the first royal death due to COVID-19.

Spain is currently the second most-affected European country with coronavirus. Spanish coronavirus death toll too has increased sharply to cross 6,800. A nation-wide lock-down has been announced affecting millions of its residents.
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Tourism, a crucial sector for Spain, is expected to face an adverse impact due to the global coronavirus fears. The Spanish government has advised companies to ask employees to work from home to avoid spread.

Germany


Coronavirus cases in Germany, which borders France and Switzerland, have crossed 62,000.

Similar to its neighbour France, Germany too banned public events involving huge crowds in order to prevent spread. Trade fair, The Hannover Messe, has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak situation.
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Coronavirus mortality rate in Germany is, however, comparatively lesser at 0.87%, with 541 deaths reported as of 29 March. Meanwhile, German finance minister Thomas Schafer committed suicide, suspectedly because of worries over the state of economic situation in the country due to COVID-19.

France


France, the fourth most-affected European nation by the coronavirus, has overtaken South Korea in the number of COVID-19 cases. COVID-19 nCoV cases in France have crossed 40,000, while the death toll crossed 2,600.
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The French government has banned public gatherings. The popular Louvre Museum in Paris was temporarily closed as a precautionary measure. The Paris city has reported COVID-19 coronavirus-positive cases, apart from other regions including Amiens, Bordeaux, and Eastern Haute-Savoie.

A worker at Disneyland Paris was reported by Reuters as having contracted the coronavirus. France currently has only a few clusters with coronavirus. The ongoing outbreak remains a concern to the French tourism industry as coronavirus fears are resulting in a drop in visitors.
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Iran


Iran, another country from where coronavirus spread to rest of the world, currently has more than 38,000 confirmed cases and has reported more than 2,600 deaths. Iran is suspected to have delayed revealing about the spread of corona virus in their country and under-reporting the cases.

A number of countries have traced their coronavirus-infected having contracted the disease during travel to Iran. Many government officials and politicians including MPs in Iran have contracted coronavirus, some of who died.

Amid fears of further coronavirus spread, Iran announced the temporary release of approximately 70,000 prisoners, according to Mizan news agency.
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United Kingdom (UK)


The UK coronavirus cases surged significantly in the third and fourth weeks of March making it one of the top ten countries with coronavirus.

Confirmed coronavirus cases in the UK surged to 5,741 on 23 March and crossed 19,500 on 29 March, while death toll increased sharply to 1,228.

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tested positive for coronavirus on 27 March.
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Switzerland


Switzerland, a popular tourist destination, is the sixth most affected European country by the novel coronavirus outbreak. The positive COVID-19 coronavirus cases in Switzerland, whose borders are close to Milan, Italy, crossed 14,800 as on 29 March.

Some of the major cities in Switzerland, such as Geneva and Zurich, have reported confirmed coronavirus cases.

Deaths in Switzerland due to coronavirus have reached 300. The Swiss hotel and tourism industries will be affected if the coronavirus situation continues to stay for long.
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Netherlands


The Netherlands overtook South Korea as the tenth most affected country with coronavirus, with the total cases increasing beyond 10,800, close to those in Belgium, and deaths reaching 771.

The coronavirus case in the Netherlands was confirmed on 27 February in a person who visited Lombardy, Italy. The first death due to coronavirus in the Netherlands occurred on 06 March.

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As funny as this may sound most of us don’t know the proper way of washing our hands.

It is important to practice the proper technique to get your hands as clean as possible.

Good handwashing practices are essential for protecting yourself and other people from the germs, chemicals, and dirt that can accumulate on your hands throughout the day.

Get your hands wet with water.

Turn on your faucet and wet your hand ie your palms and the backs of your hands completely.

Opt to wet your hands underneath running water to ensure that it’s clean.

Standing water may contain germs or bacteria.

Apply enough hand soap to totally cover your hands.

Then begin rubbing your hands together to lather the soap until it forms suds.
You can use liquid hand soap, a soap bar, or powdered soap anyone you please.

Interlace your fingers to the clean in between them.

Interlace your fingers with your palms together and scrub hard
Wash your hands like this for about 3–5 seconds each.

Hold onto your thumb and rotate your other hand around it.

Stick out your right thumb and wrap your left hand around it. Turn your left hand up and down to scrub your thumb and spread the soap down to where it connects to your hand. After about 2–3 seconds, switch hands to clean your other thumb.
Hold onto your thumb as tight as you comfortably can to work the soap deeper into your skin.

Rub your palms with the tips of your fingers.

Keep your left hand open so your palm faces up. Clench the fingers on your right hand and use your fingertips to scrub your left palm. Continue working the soap into your palm for 3–4 seconds before cleaning your right hand the same way.

This helps the soap get underneath your nails so they aren’t as dirty.

Rinse your hands thoroughly.

After you finish lathering and scrubbing your hands, place your hands under the running water again and allow the water to run over them. Remove all the soap from your hands until you don’t see any more suds.

Use a towel to turn off the faucet. If the water does not automatically shut off, then hold onto the faucet with your towel to turn it off. That way, you don’t re-contaminate your hands right away. Throw away the towel if it’s disposable or hang it to dry.

You can also use your elbow to turn off the faucet if a towel is not available.
If you’re using reusable hand towels, wash them at least once per week so germs don’t build up.

Tip: In total, you should wash your hands for at least 20 seconds.

Top 3 Richest Tribe In Nigeria ( No. 1 Tribe Is Very Wealthy)


Have you ever wondered what the richest tribe in Nigeria is?

It’s a country where more than 200 tribes living together, but all of them have different cultures and languages.

Top 3 Richest Tribe In Nigeria

Here is our list of top Nigeria Richest Tribe.

3. Yoruba

The Yoruba people are proved to be the most educated tribe in Nigeria. These people are good working in politics and companies. Some of these people are really good in business. They open schools, but they are more into politics than any other tribe.

They do not venture into the business by themselves, but they usually do it together. They prefer to stick in the packs, and that’s the reason why they have connections all over Nigeria.

You will be likely to find these people working in banks and big companies.

Check out some of these richest Yoruba people:

  • Oba Otudeko
  • Hakeem Belo-Osagie
  • Tunde Folwiyo
  • Mohammed Indimi
  • Jim Ovia
  • Orji Uzor Kalu
  • Tony Elumelu
  • Abdulsamad Rabiu
  • Femi Otedola
  • Theophilus Danjuma
  • Folorunsho Alakija
  • Mike Adenuga

2. Hausa/Fulani

When it comes to the second richest tribe in Nigeria, then the Hausa take this place. It’s the second largest tribe in Nigeria, but it takes the first place by the standards of the political influence in the country. They are very rebellious and may have problems to find peace even amongst themselves.

Some of The richest people of Hausas include:

  • Umaru Abdul Mutallab
  • Alhaji Sayyu Datata
  • Aliko Dangote

1. Igbo

Igbo people are considered to be the richest people in the whole Nigeria. Some of them are the most popular people in Nigeria.

Almost 70% of Nollywood are Igbos. Most Igbo people prefer to own their own businesses instead of working on somebody. They also prefer to be very popular.

There is also one drawback in the policy of Igbo people. They do not work with politics much. They desire to go after the riches instead of political power. That’s the reason why they prefer to stay out of politics.

Check some of the richest Igbo people in Nigeria:

    • Orji Uzor Kalu
    • Cosmas Maduka
    • Pascal Dozie
    • Chief Cletus Ibeto
    • Tony Ezenna
    • Leo Stan Ekeh
    • Chief Arthur
    • Ifeanyi Ubah
    • Tony Elumelu

    Which tribe is the richest in Nigeria?

    Now you know the answer to this question. Igbo people get the most affection in business, while Hausa prefer politics.

    Most of the political leaders come from Hausa, while most of Igbo people prefer to get into business.


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    10 Transparent Animals You Never Knew Existed

    1. The Glasswinged butterfly

    Greta oto (glasswinged butterfly) is a brush-footed butterfly.

    The transparency of its wings results from the combination of three properties: first, from the low absorption of the visible light by the material constituting its wings, second, from the low scattering of the light passing through the wings and finally, from the low reflection of the light impinging on the wings surface.

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    2. Juvenile Sharpear Enope squid


    This is a juvenile sharpear enope squid (Ancistrocheirus lesueurii). Its transparent body is covered with polka dots of pigment-filled cells, and below its eyes are bioluminescent organs. They may be found throughout the tropical and subtropical oceans, often at depths of between 200-1000 metres.

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    3. Transparent juvenile surgeonfish

    This transparent fish is a juvenile Surgeonfish. They’re found in a wide range of waters including those around New Zealand. Believe it or not, it’s the same species of fish as Dory from Finding Nemo/Dory! They can grow up to 30cm (12 inches) long and are popular aquarium fish.

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    4. Macropinna Microstoma

    Macropinna microstoma is the only species of fish in the genus Macropinna, belonging to the Opisthoproctidae, the barreleye family. It is recognized for a highly unusual transparent, fluid-filled dome on its head, through which the lenses of its eyes can be seen. M. microstoma has been known to science since 1939, but is not known to have been photographed alive until 2004.

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    5. Tortoise shell beetle

    The tortoise shell beetle is not completely transparent, but it does have a carapace that is nearly invisible. The purpose of the transparent outer shell is to fool potential predators, as it reveals markings on its back that act as a warning. Tortoise beetles come in many different varieties, and the design under their clear shells can be distinct and beautiful.

    7 Popular Logos You Never Knew Were Satanic (No 2 And 4 Will Surprise You)

    1. Vodafone

    Vodafone is the second largest Telecommunications Company worldwide; raking in a whopping 435 Million Subscribers according to GSMA Intelligence.

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    [1]. They call their current logo which was implemented in 1997 as the “Speech Bubble” which allegedly is representative of opening and closing cellular communication

    [2]. If you look closely though, you can make out the crafty placement of the numbers 666 which is scripturally evocative to the number of the beast (Revelations 13:18).

    [3]. Numerous conspiracy watchdogs also attribute Vodafone’s logo to the symbol of the Klu Klux Klan.

    2. Google Chrome

    Google Chrome is a freeware web browser developed by Google. It was estimated by StatCounter in December 2015 that Google Chrome has a worldwide usage of 58% of Desktops and is the most popular browser for smartphones at an estimated usage of 45% of all consumers favouring the simple interface.

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    Chromes internationally recognised emblem is a colour wheel of red, green and yellow. The devious placement though of the number six inside the wheel at three points again parades 666 – Coincidence? Surely not, for even Satan was called the slyest of all that were created (Genesis 3:1).

    3. Adobe

    Adobe Systems Incorporated, which it is formally known by is a transnational computer software company.

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    At some point along the way you would have come across any of the company’s products; from converting files to PDF format, editing photos with Photoshop or tapping into the Adobe Creative Cloud.

    Following on from the illusory logo of Google Chrome, it’s almost impossible to pick the use of 666 in Adobe’s signature logo.

    4. Monster Energy

    It’s been 13 years since Monster hit shelves worldwide as a favourite beverage amongst teens and young adults. Targeting extreme sport enthusiasts, the company has caused much controversy about their brand, attempting to sue other companies if they use the word Monster or the letter M in their logo; Monster would later drop lawsuits to avoid negative publicity.

    Another dispute that is surprisingly stated on their Wikipedia article is the observed use of the letter vav which is 6 in Hebrew. Meaning their logo as an “M” is really three vav’s to represent 666. Mclean Designs, a “strategic branding firm” who created the logo states the “M” represents claw marks that would be left after a “Monster” attacks the can.

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    This would be somewhat accurate if it wasn’t for the company’s diabolical slogan “Unleash the Beast”.

    5. Versace

    Versace is an Italian Consumer Label that was instituted in 1978 by Gianni Versace

    [1]Having been flaunted on several TV and on-screen films, the company has been sourced internationally for almost three decades. It’s no surprise that a syndicate of such integrity would not fail to dress the rich and famous such as Jennifer Lopez at the Grammy Awards in 2000.

    From dresses to fragrances to handbags to purses; Versace prides itself in quality products over quantity – stocking only a limited selection of an item at a time in its stores around the world to pervade opulence.

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    The logo of Versace would be familiar to those from the 2nd century where Greek Mythologists illustrated a monster called Medusa
    [2]. With such a hideous face, sources say that if anyone were to look at her they would turn to stone.
    Obviously demonic, the logo is depicting a forbidding and unsightly character that is closer related to a demon than it is a women.

    My personal experience with Versace confirms the power of its logo. After suffering nightly attacks for many years I thought it necessary to seek the Lord. Immediately the word of the Lord came to me to remove Versace fragrances from my room; after much deliberation (they don’t come cheap) I threw it out and low and behold my nightly attacks left and to this day are still absent.

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    6. StarBucks


    An international symbol for “hipster”, Starbucks is a household name when it comes to coffeehouse chains.

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    Founded in America in 1971, the trademark has acquired over $16.4 billion US in revenue over the last four and a half decades which might explain it’s ranking as number one in its industry and sits 5th place on the “Top 10 Worlds Most Admired Companies.

    7. Walt Disney


    Walt Disney was an entrepreneur and still is an entertainment icon globally. He was known largely as a famous cartoonist, animator, film director and voice actor. There has been much speculation to where Disney stood concerning Satanism and Occultism but a brief look into the past can lay hold to many clues. Firstly, Disney had a longstanding relationship with author of the Satanic Bible and head of the Church of Satan, Anton LaVey. Likewise, LaVey considered him highly, to such an extent that he would openly state that the followers of Satan should consider Walt Disney as one of their “guides”

    7 Symptoms of the Corona-virus. See a Doctor if you have any

    These are seven symptoms of the Corona virus. Self isolate and contact your doctor if you have any.

    Asymptomatic

    According to a report issued by the World Health Organization (WHO), some cases of Covid-19 have been asymptomatic, patients didn’t have any symptoms, but most of these people develop symptoms later.

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    A big concern is whether or not people with coronavirus but without symptoms can still spread the disease.

    It has been generally advised that people should stay at home during this period to avoid getting infected.

    Cough

    A common symptom is a cough, affecting between 46 percent and 82 percent of patients in the hospital, according to the CDC.

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    The CDC believes that Covid-19 mostly spreads through respiratory droplets among people who are within about six feet. That makes it important that people with symptoms cough into a tissue or the crook of their arm, not their hands.

    The cough are usually dry.

    Read also: 60 surprising facts about the Flu

    Shortness of breath

    Respiratory symptoms are one of the main features of Covid-19, with many patients developing pneumonia and some even requiring oxygen therapy or mechanical ventilation. Fatigue has also been a common symptom, with the World Health Organization (WHO) estimating this affects 38.1 percent of patients.

    Aches and Pains

    This is also called myalgia, muscle aches and pains affected 13.9 percent of patients investigated by WHO. According to the Cleveland Clinic, it’s a common symptom of viral infections like colds and the flu although, flu symptoms typically come on more suddenly.

    Symptoms in mild cases of coronavirus infection (which is most cases) should subside on their own. The association suggests calling your doctor if symptoms feel worse than a cold.

    No Runny nose

    Only 4 percent of patients in one sample reported this symptom but its absence may be notable in itself.

    According to Dr. Sosa, “Covid-19 tends to be lower respiratory symptoms more than upper respiratory nasal symptoms.”

    Those who have fever, cough, problems breathing and fatigue without a runny nose or nausea may be candidates for Covid-19 testing.

    Headaches

    Headaches have been reported in patients with Covid-19 affecting about the same proportion of people as a sore throat, and both were relatively rare according to WHO.

    The instruction by Medical practitioners is that if you have a headache along with symptoms like a fever, cough, and shortness of breath and have travelled recently or been in one of the areas of the United States, Italy, China, and other high cases states with community transmission, call your doctor.

    Diarrhoea

    Not many people with Covid-19 have reported diarrhoea, according to WHO, only 3.7 percent. However, it is notable in that it’s one of the few non-respiratory symptoms attached to the current outbreak.

    Stool samples did test positive for Covid-19, according to an article in the New England Journal of Medicine.

    60 Surprising Facts about the Flu and Pandemics

    During the coronavirus pandemic, PornHub offered Italians who were lockdown free access to premium content to encourage Italians to stay home.

    The name “coronavirus” is derived from the Latin word “corona,” meaning “crown” or “halo.” This refers to the appearance of a crown or a solar corona around the virus particles.

    Scientists believe the ancestor of all coronaviruses existed as recently as 8,000 BC, although some place MRCA back to 55 million years ago and place it on the same coevolution trajectory as bats.

    Human coronaviruses were first discovered in the late 1960s. In the past, there has been human coronavirus 229E and human coronavirus OC43. Other member of the coronavirus family include SARS and MERSpCoV.

    In humans, several coronaviruses are known to cause respiratory infections, ranging from the common cold to severe diseases, such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). The more recently discovered coronavirus is COVID-19.

    The English adopted the word “influenza” in the mid-eighteenth century, while the French called it la grippe from gripper, meaning “to grasp or hook.” There is also a similar-sounding phrase in Arabic, anf-al-anza, which means “nose of the goat,” used because goats were thought to be carriers of the disease.

    The word “influenza” comes from the Italian influentia because people used to believe that the influence of the planets, stars, and moon caused the flu—for only such universal influence could explain such sudden and widespread sickness.

    Annual flu viruses (not including flu pandemics) infect up to 20% of Americans, put 200,000 in the hospital with flu-related complications, and kill about 36,000 people.

    The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that between three and five million people worldwide get a serious case of the regular flu each year; tens of millions get milder cases. Between 250,000 and 500,000 people globally die of the flu every year.

    There have been four major global flu pandemics since 1900. The most recent pandemic is the current swine flu (officially named “Novel H1N1 Influenza A”). The last global pandemic was the Hong Kong flu (1968-1969) which killed approximately one million people. The Asian flu pandemic (1957-1958) originated in China and is estimated to have killed between one and four million people. The Spanish flu pandemic (1918-1919) killed between 50-100 million people worldwide.[17]
    Flu viruses can live up to 48 hours on hard, nonporous surfaces such as stainless steel and up to 12 hours on cloth and tissues. They can remain infectious for about one week at human body temperature, over 30 days at freezing temperatures, and indefinitely at temperatures below freezing.
    Flu viruses mutate each year
    Scientists believe that flu pandemics occur two or three times each century.
    The single deadliest flu pandemic in history was the Spanish flu pandemic during 1918-1919. Occurring in the three waves of increasing lethality, the Spanish flu killed more people in 24 weeks than AIDS did in 24 years. It also killed more people in one year than smallpox or the Black Plague did in 50 years.
    At the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, any student caught without a mask during the Spanish flu was automatically suspended, and a town in Arizona passed a law forbidding people to shake hands.

    The Spanish flu was sometimes called “the purple death” because the worst symptom, signally certain death, was known as “heliotrope cyanosis,” when the lungs were starved of oxygen and the patient would turn purple, black, or blue.
    Native Americans died at a rate four times the national average from the Spanish flu.

    The United States government suggests citizens should have a two-week supply of water and food, a supply of necessary prescription drugs, and a supply of nonprescription drugs in case of flu quarantines or other emergencies.

    The best thing about getting a flu shot is that you never again need to wash your hands. That’s how I see it.- Chuck Palahniuk
    Novel Influenza A H1N1 (swine flu) first caused widespread illness in Mexico and the United States in March and April 2009, though Mexico may have been in the midst of the epidemic some months before. The first case in the United States was confirmed by the CDC on April 15, 2009.

    “Cures” for the Spanish flu included drinking whiskey, smoking cigars, eating milk toast, gargling with salt water, getting fresh air, and partaking of interesting concoctions like “Grippura.” Some doctors doused their patients with icy water while others “bled” their patients. Yet other doctors tried surgery by slicing open a patient’s chest, spreading his ribs, and extracting pus and blood from the pleural cavity (the cavity surrounding the lungs), which was almost always fatal in flu victims.[9]
    The Center for Disease Control (CDC) began referring to the swine flu as the “Novel Influenza A (H1N1)” in an effort to protect the pork industry.[11]
    The 2009 H1N1 virus contained genetic elements from North American swine flu, North American avian flu (bird flu), and human and swine flus typically found in Asia and Europe. The CDC says it is “an unusually mongrelized mix of genetic sequences.”

    There is some immunity to Novel H1N1 (swine flu) in people born before 1957. Their immunity may be a result of a previous exposure to a related virus or to a seasonal flu vaccine.[10]
    The Spanish flu killed more Americans in one year than the combined total who died in battle during WWI, WWII, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War.[9]
    The Spanish flu was the single deadliest plaque of the twentieth century
    Like the Spanish flu pandemics of 1918-1919, the 2009 Novel H1N1 flu appeared to be more serious in younger, healthy people, perhaps due to what scientists call a “cytokine storm,” or when the immune system overreacts and damages the body.

    In contrast to respirators, face masks (surgical, dental, isolation, or laser masks) do not form a tight seal around the face and block only large droplets, not small viruses, from coming into contact with the wearer’s mouth and nose.

    In 1976, an Army recruit at Fort Dix, New Jersey, died of a variant of the swine flu, known as A/New Jersey/1976 (H1N1). When another strain began circulating in the U.S. (A/Victoria/75 H3N2) simultaneously, public health officials persuaded President Gerald Ford to vaccinate 40 million Americans. The vaccinations were called off when people became concerned the vaccine was worse than the virus, especially when over 500 Americans contracted Guillain-Barre syndrome. Intensive litigation followed.

    The H1N1 form of swine flu is one of the descendants of the complex strain that caused the 1918 flu pandemic. It is called the “swine flu” because the overall structure of the virus is of the type that affects pigs, though other components besides swine are in the virus structure. The “H” and “N” in H1N1 stand for Hemagglutinin and Neuraminidase, which are key molecular components of the virus.

    Pigs are unusual because they can become infected with influenza strains that can infect three different species: pigs, birds, and humans. This makes pigs a perfect breeding ground for new and dangerous strains of influenza.

    When viruses that normally circulate in pigs infect humans, they are termed “variant” viruses
    Viruses (from the Latin virus meaning “poison, slimy liquid”) are much simpler than bacteria. Viruses are just inert bundles of genetic material encased in a shell called a capsid or a fatty membrane called an envelope. The flu, for example, is caused by an RNA virus of the family Orthomyxoviridae (from the Greek orthos meaning “straight” and myxa meaning “mucous”).

    Viruses mutate more in one day than humans did in several million years. They mutate so quickly due to their rapid rate of reproduction, their inability to fix their mutations, and their ability to exchange genes with one another.

    Viruses are between 20 and 100 times smaller than bacteria and can be seen only through a microscope.

    In 1988, a swine flu virus killed pregnant 32-year-old Barbara Ann Wieners after she visited a hog barn at a country fair in Wisconsin. Doctors were able to induce labor and deliver a healthy daughter before she died. Though those working with pigs and those she came into contact with tested positive for swine flu, there was no community outbreak.
    Virologists are not certain about the origins of the viruses, though they have three theories:

    (1) they started as living cells and devolved into simpler organisms,

    (2) they originated as primitive particles capable of replicating themselves, and

    (3) they were once parts of cells that broke away to evolve separately.

    SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome) killed 774 people out of 8,000 people who have been infected in 20 countries in Asia, Europe, and the Americas. The mortality rate of SARS was 9.6%.

    Air travel has significantly increased the speed with which diseases can spread. Most of the world’s great cities are now within a few hours of each other. As SARS showed, a virus that is in Hong Kong one day can be carried to any point in Southeast Asia within three or four hours, to Europe in 12 hours, and to North America in 18 hours. Nearly 1.5 billion passengers travel by air every year.

    Some historians blame President Woodrow Wilson’s (1856-1924) lingering case of the Spanish flu as the reason he unexpectedly caved into stringent French demands for the harsh peace terms that decimated Germany which, in turn, led to the rise of Adolf Hitler and WWII (1939-1945).

    In 1933, British researchers Wilson Smith, Christopher Andrews, and Patrick P. Laidlaw were the first to identify the human flu virus by experimenting with ferrets.

    The cost of treating annual flu epidemics, including lost wages and productivity of workers, is billions of dollars each year in just the United States alone.

    In the United States of America, influenza epidemics cost US$ 71-167 billion per year.
    Even with today’s powerful antibiotics, bacterial pneumonia is the most common complication of the flu, and most flu-related deaths are due to it.

    Today’s medical historians have traced the likely beginning of the Spanish flu not to Spain, but to Haskell County, Kansas, where people lived close to their pigs and poultry. When three Haskell County boys were shipped off to Fort Riley, Kansas in late 1917, they carried the virus with them, which spread from U.S. military bases to cities across the country. The virus then spread throughout Europe, brought over with the U.S. troops of WWI, and it returned to the United States in a much deadlier form. Astonished at the rapid and high mortality rate, Americans feared the Germans had put “flu bacteria” in Bayer aspirin or had sneaked the flu through Boston harbor.

    Thomas Francis and Jonas Salk (who later developed the polio vaccine) developed the first flu vaccine in 1944. These early vaccines often contained impurities that produced fever, headaches, and other side effects. The flu vaccine in its various forms has been used for over 60 years and over 90 million Americans get a flu shot each year.

    The source of flu vaccines are chickens and, consequently, vaccines can be dangerous to people who are allergic to eggs. Those people should never receive the injectable or nasal spray vaccine without doctor’s approval.

    Reyes syndrome is a rare and potentially fatal disorder linked to taking aspirin during viral illnesses such as the flu. Symptoms include persistent vomiting, fever, and confusion. Liver and brain damage occur within a few days. Many doctors advise against giving aspirin to children and young people for treating the symptoms of influenza-like symptoms. Dozens of cold and flu remedies contain aspirin.

    Some historians believe that the Native Americans on the island of Hispaniola were hit by a swine flu epidemic in 1493 carried by pigs aboard Columbus’ ships.

    In 1878, a “fowl pest” disease causing high mortality rates in poultry was first identified in Italy.
    In contrast to the swine flu (H1N1) which reached a Phase 6 alert on June 11, 2009, the avian or bird flu (H5N1) remained at a Phase 3 alert.

    The avian flu can survive for three months in bird droppings; the virus can also survive in water for up to four days.
    The first well documented human pandemic occurred in 1889-90 and was called the Russian flu (H2N2) and killed approximately one million people.

    In the mid 1930s, scientists developed a new electron microscope that enabled them to see and photograph influenza virus (the flu was once thought to be caused by bacteria). In the following years, influenza types A, B, and C were isolated and identified. Type A influenza causes most human sickness and the major pandemics. Exposure to one strain appears to provide no protection or immunity to another.

    For reasons that are still puzzling, there was far less panic during many other great plagues of the past than there is about today’s flus, even though they killed so many. Scholars speculate that the Spanish flu may have been overshadowed by WWI.

    During the coronavirus pandemic, German sex toy brand Womanizer is reporting that its sales have significantly increased.

    Coronaviruses are a group of related viruses that cause disease in bird and mammals.

    The word “pandemic” is from the Greek word “all” and “demos,” meaning people.

    Pandemics have devastated human populations throughout history with diseases such as smallpox and tuberculosis.

    One of the most destructive pandemics in history was the Black Death, which killed about 75-200 million people in the 14th century.

    Pandemics can decimate not only humans, but plants, livestock, fish, and tree species.

    A disease is not a pandemic merely because it is international or widespread; the disease must also be infectious. For example, even though cancer is widespread, it is not a pandemic because it is not infectious.

    Over 300 people died and 1,000 injured as they drank industrial methanol. They believed drinking the substance would protect them from the coronavirus.

    Walmart is reporting an increase in sales for tops, but not for bottoms during the Coronavirus. The reason is because more people are teleworking from home and are wearing business attire on top and casual clothing from the waist down.

    During the coronavirus, entertainment items such as DVDs and popsicle sticks (most likely for crafting) have also increased in sales.

    The United State keeps millions of chickens in secret farms to make flu vaccines. However, due to different receptors and other characteristics, the eggs won’t work for the coronavirus vaccine.[

    USA now the country with the highest case of Covid – 19 with over 115,000 cases

    The US has registered about 1,300 deaths, almost a quarter of them in New York City, where hospitals are overwhelmed.

    In China, where the virus was believed to have been transferred from wild animals to humans, the National Health Commission on Friday reported 55 new cases, including 54 it said were imported infections in recent arrivals from overseas.

    There were no new cases reported in Wuhan, the provincial capital where the coronavirus is reported to have emerged from late last year.

    US coronavirus: New Orleans to be next epicentre, say officials (01:38)
    US President Donald Trump, who had until recently insisted on calling the new coronavirus the “Chinese virus”, tweeted on Friday that he and China’s President Xi Jinping had “a very good conversation” and discussed “in great detail the CoronaVirus that is ravaging large parts of our Planet.”

    Economy

    The economic damage from the pandemic was growing as a record-shattering 3.3 million US citizens applied for unemployment benefits in a single week – nearly five times the old record, set in 1982.

    Job losses have swept across sectors from food services to retail to transportation, as nearly half of the country has closed to non-essential businesses.

    “It is staggering. We are only seeing the initial numbers. They will get worse, unfortunately,” New York Mayor Bill de Blasio told reporters, estimating that half a million people in the city would lose work.

    But stock markets continued to climb on Friday, with Asian bourses in the green after a third straight day of rises on Wall Street.

    Traders have taken heart from the passage through the Senate of a $2 trillion stimulus bill – the largest in US history, which will support the country’s businesses and provide cash payouts to people.

    The rescue plan, which is expected to be voted on in the House of Representatives on Friday, would initially dispense cheques of $1,200 per adult and $500 per child.

    Source: Al jazeera

    Do All Snakes Lay Eggs?

    If you want the short answer, then it’s no, not all snakes lay eggs and some types of snakes give birth to live young.

    But most snakes do lay eggs while others will give birth to live young. Even more amazing is the facts that some types of snakes develop the eggs inside of the female body, but in the end, they give birth to live young.

    Most snake species, around 70% of them reproduce by laying eggs, and 30% give birth to live young, like rattlesnakes, vipers, boas and most of the sea snake species. Read on to find out more amazing facts about snake reproduction.

    So which snakes Lay Eggs?

    The majority of the world’s snake species lay eggs, and includes members of the large Colubridae family that accounts for 2/3 of all snake species and members of the Elapidae family like cobras, adders, mambas, taipans, etc.

    Most sea snakes give birth to live young, however one genus, Laticauda, which is oviparous, lay eggs on land, as opposed to giving live birth like the other sea snakes.

    In most cases female snakes abandon the eggs shortly after laying them. But there are a few species that will actually coil around the eggs to incubate them, helping keep them warm until they are ready to hatch. The female of the highly venomous king cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) builds a nest for the eggs, and even stays with their offspring for a while after the eggs have hatched.

    And which Snakes Give Birth to Live Young?

    There are 2 ways snakes give birth to live young viviparous (no eggs) and ovoviviparous (egg retained inside the female’s body) and both produce live and fully functional baby snakes. Most viper species, all of the rattlesnakes, members of the Boidae family like boa constrictors and anacondas like the green anaconda, give birth to live young.

    The sea snakes are members of Hydrophiinae, a subfamily of the Elapidae family that also includes the venomous cobras, adders and mambas. With the exception of the genus Laticauda (as seen above) most sea snake species give birth to live young, this means the babies are born live in the water.

    There is no parental protection when it comes to snakes, so when the baby snakes are born live, they are completely on their own. The hatchlings start their lives on their own shortly after birth, and must fend for themselves from day one. That’s why babies from venomous snakes like rattlesnakes are born “fully loaded” with fangs and venom, and capable of inflicting a deadly bite.

    So how do snakes reproduce?

    Well like other things it depends on the snake species, as we’ve seen most snakes lay eggs while others give birth to live young. It seems there’s only 2 ways snakes give birth, but in fact, snakes have 3 different methods for reproduction, read on to find out more.

    Oviparous: Most snake species, around 70% are considered oviparous, which means they lay eggs. The eggs like those of birds must then be incubated, or at least kept warm, until the hatchlings are fully developed and ready to emerge from the shell.

    From the Colubridae family almost all of its members lay eggs, including rat snakes, king snakes grass snakes and other species. The mambas, cobras, adders, and many other members of the Elapidae family are also oviparous.

    Viviparous: In this reproductive method there’s no egg present at all, it’s the most similar to that of mammals, humans included. Snake species that are considered viviparous nourish their developing young through the placenta and a yolk sac.

    This is something that is very unusual among reptiles. Boa constrictors and green anacondas are 2 examples of viviparous snakes, meaning they give birth to live offspring, and no eggs are involved at any stage of development.

    Ovoviviparous: We can think of the ovoviviparous method as a “mix” between an egg layer snake species and one that gives birth to live young. In snake species that are ovoviviparous females develop the eggs inside their body. When the babies are born, the female is still retaining the eggs inside of her body.

    Basically the eggs will hatch inside of the female and the baby snakes eventually emerge fully formed and active with no shell at all. The hatchlings are born alive and outside of their eggs. The many rattlesnake species are ovoviviparous, meaning they give birth to live young after developing and retaining the eggs inside their bodies.

    CORONAVIRUS: See The (5) Types Of Food You Should Eat During This Period

    The Coronavirus epidemic is currently ravaging the continents of the world as there are a lot of changes globally.

    As this virus spreads, we are getting fully informed on a lot of things like; how to practice social distancing, wash our hands, properly sanitize and use face masks, but we are not hearing much about how we can boost our immunity to act as a defense against this virus and fight off infections if we ever get exposed to it.

    We all need to be aware that no matter what happens, our immune system is the only weapon we have to stay strong during this period, as there is no known cure and vaccine for this virus.

    So what that means is that we have to eat as healthily as possible.

    Just as expected in times like this, there’s already an high increase in the sales of supplement.

    But rather than taking those tablets that claim to “boost your immune system” with no good supporting evidence, the real food you eat has a big impact on your defense and response to this wide spreading epidemic.

    Now that you know, it’s important to have loads of healthy foods on hand, now that there’s a shutdown in most countries.

    You basically need Food that are rich in fibre, vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and other immune supporting compounds.

    For the helping you out, We have compiled a list of food that you should eat during this period.

    1: FRUITS AND VEGETABLES:

    if you don’t normally take fruits, or cook with the abundant vegetables that we have all around, you are not doing your body any good. The essential micro nutrients needed to fight infections include vitamin A, B, C D, and E and a lot of these vitamins can be gotten from fruits and vegetables.

    We need vitamin A to help make antibodies which neutralizes the pathogens that cause infection.

    Some vegetables contain beta-carotene, which the body converts into vitamin A. A good example is your carrot and other leafy green vegetables.

    Of course you need Vitamin C which is really crucial for keeping your immune system strong. Examples are oranges, lemons, limes, berries, kiwifruit and others.

    Also, when shopping for fruits, think long lasting fruits like Banana, Apples, and Oranges etc.

    2:WHOLE GRAINS:

    These classes of food are an essential part of a healthy diet.

    Whole grains are edible seeds of a plant e.g, Rice, Oat, Corn, wheat.

    They abound with heart healthy soluble fiber that regulates blood pressure and cholesterol level.

    They can also be refined into food products for wheat flour, wheat bread, pasta and others.

    Examples include: Rice, Wheat, Oatmeal, Corn etc.

    You need to incorporate them into your diet if you haven’t and a good way to do this is through making homemade Granola Bars.

    I’ll show you all about it later.

    So ask yourself! Are you eating them enough?

    3: FIBRE RICH FOODS:

    A lot of those whole grain foods we talked about above are very rich in Fiber.

    Take more cereals, make the Oat Meals, and use the Corn Kernel for Popcorn.

    The vegetables we eat too are also fiber fortified.

    Now is the best time to fill up your system with these powerful food.

    4:PROTEIN RICH FOOD:

    Your body needs protein now more than ever before.

    You need to invest in those classes of food rich in essential protein like your Beans, Fish, Milk, Egg, Chicken, and Meat.

    This type of food can last you longer.

    Egg for instance can stay fresh for weeks when you store them properly.

    Milk has a good shelf life, you can store up your Chicken and meat in the freezer.

    5 :NUTS:

    Yes! Healthy Nuts! You need a high dose of them in this season.

    Although according to health experts, the highest nut rich in calcium, Vitamins and other vital Minerals is the Almond Nut.

    Others too are nutrient packed and fully loaded with a lot of antioxidants and fibre, and the good thing is they come dry.

    Examples include your Dates, Cashew, Tiger Nuts Hazel Nut, Walnut etc…

    You can use them in almost anything you choose to. For smoothies, baking and so on.

    Please, eat & snack on those food items as much as you can don’t miss any item..

    Legendary Boxer, Roger Mayweather dies aged 58

    Roger Mayweather, former world boxing champion and uncle and trainer to Floyd, has died aged 58.

    He was a two-weight world champion in stellar 72-fight career that spanned 17 years.

    He then became the trainer to his nephew Floyd Mayweather who famously built himself into boxing’s top attraction and its pound-for-pound best fighter during the 2010s.


    Floyd, in recent years, had addressed his uncle Roger’s poor health.

    Roger’s passing comes a week after the death of Josie Harris, mother to three of Floyd Mayweather’s children.

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    Mayweather Jr released the following statement through Mayweather Promotions, saying:

    My uncle was one of the most important people in my life inside and outside of the ring. Roger was a great champion and one of the best trainers in boxing. Unfortunately, his health was failing him for several years and now he can finally rest in peace.

    “Roger meant the world to me, my father Floyd Sr., my uncle Jeff, our whole family, everyone in and around the Mayweather Boxing Gym and the entire boxing world. It is a terrible loss for all of us.”

    “This is a sad day for the Mayweather Promotions family because that is truly what Roger was to us,” said Leonard Ellerbe, CEO of Mayweather Promotions who worked side-by-side with Roger for some of Floyd’s biggest fights.

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    “On top of being a phenomenal fighter in his own career, Roger was one of the most essential parts of guiding Floyd to the incredible career he had in becoming the best ever. We hope you keep Floyd and the entire Mayweather family in your thoughts and prayers during this time.”

    “We are thankful for all the love and well-wishes we have already received as word travelled about Roger’s passing,” said Mayweather.

    “It helps me to see that he was able to touch so many people through his life in boxing, because he gave so much to the sport which was his first and longtime love.”

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    3 Skills That Has Made Most People Billionaires

    This post is practically tailored to all those who believe that getting an administrative job in a company is their life ambition to become rich.I will be listing out the several top skills that have created millionaires in the world today. This shouldn’t be rocket science because the process has always been the same.- Get a skill
    – Perfect it
    – Find a problem that your skill can solve
    – Create a solution using the skill you have
    – Market it very well
    – Become rich.Is becoming rich difficult? Hell No. The only difficult part of this process is the first. “Getting a skill”After a point in time, I stopped replying those who asked me questions like“Please, how do I make money?”The reason is that they always fail to answer the corresponding question which is“What can you do?”I will list out the top skills that have created millionaires, so I advise you now to learn it and start making your money.Are we trying to copy them?NO! These skills might look saturated outside the shores of this country, but right here, it remains a goldmine.The average starting salary of a programmer in Nigeria is 200k monthly, which other skill can give you that?This post was written by Chinedu Okezie, a Senior Android Developer with an IT firm in Lagos. I recommend this IT Institute for those interested in learning any of the skills I am about to list.Let’s not digress further.What are the top skills that have created millionaires?

    1. Programming: Case study ==> Mark Zuckerberg (Web Development, Mobile App Development)

    He was born in 1984. At 10 years old, he sees his father’s computer and learns to use it. At 11 years, he hires a programming tutor to help teach him. He starts reading a programming book called C++ for dummies.With help from his friend D’Angelo, he starts perfecting his programming skills. He goes ahead to design a program that learns your music taste. Microsoft offers him $1 Million, and he turns it down.He helps a firm (Winklevosse) design a dating site, after which he designs Facebook.com within a week. He gets $10 Million offer for Facebook and turns it down. He drops out of Harvard and moves to silicon valley.He gets another offer of $1.5Billion from Viacom and turns it down again.He gets another $1Billion offer from Yahoo and turns it down again.Microsoft offers him $15 Billion for Facebook, Mark turns it down.The first programmer he hired worked for just a week and left to open his own million dollars business named “Youtube”Today, Mark Zuckerberg is among the 10 richest men in the world. Does it work for just whites?We have the owners of VougePay in Nigeria, PayDirect, and several other businesses in Nigeria. (Infographics and other relevant links are on the blog. You can visit using the link at the end of this post)

    2. Digital Marketing: Case Study ==> John Chow

    This is one skill that has created more millionaires in Nigeria after politics. Thousands of youth in Nigeria has made so much money from practising digital marketing. As long as you surf the internet, you are making people rich.Due to non-availability of details about our Nigerian Digital Marketing Millionaires, I will use John Chow as a simple example.- Born in 1965 in China
    – Moved to Canada with his parents at age 7
    – Started his online business in his teenage age
    – Dived into Digital Marketing
    – Created several online businesses like JohnChow.com, TheTechZone.com, TTZMedia.com, DigitalFinder.com
    – The moment he made money with Digital Marketing, he diversified his assets into other profitable ventures like real estate, stocks, bonds, etc.Does it also work in Nigeria? Yes!!! People like Tobi Ashendi, Mr Alabi of Alabian Solutions, and several others.

    3. Software Development: Case Study ==> Jeff Bezos

    If you have ever heard of Amazon before, it was a simple software development skill that made its owner a multi Billionaire. Here is his short Biography- Born on January 12, 1964
    – Had an early love for computers and studied computer science at Princeton University
    – After he quit his job in 1994, he decided to explore the untapped internet world.
    – He set up his company in a garage along with a few employees and started developing software.
    – They expanded operations, and eventually developed a test site
    – After series of tests, Bezos opened Amazon.com in 1995.
    – The success of Amazon (An initial test site) developed by Bezos was considered meteoric.

    6 Parts of Your Body You Should Never Touch With Your Hands

    Touching our face is something we do unconsciously be it in expressions, picking spots and scars, scratching an itch, or simply idle fiddling. You are probably doing it right now. So what’s wrong with the common human habit of fiddling with body parts? Our fingers are in contact with keyboards, money, doorknobs, and handsets constantly, all of which are usually coated in bacteria.

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    By scratching or pricking, you could be spreading viruses and allergens around your skin. So never touch these body parts with your hands.

    1. Your Butt

    Yes wipe and wash your buttocks but never prick. Your anus contains bacteria that could potentially be harmful. Always make sure that you wash your hands thoroughly after you clean your butt.

    2. The Skin under Your Nails

    We do not need to tell you that lots of nasty bacteria thrive under your nails. So never try to prick the layer of dirt from under your nails. Keep your nails short to reduce the chances of bacterial carriage. Picking tends to create trauma in its own right and then any bacteria or yeast can cause further cause problems as severe as onycholysis, where the nail lifts off the nail bed.

    3. Your Ear Canal

    One place where you should never stick your fingers is your ears. A thin layer lines the ear canal that can tear with your fingers. If your ear feels itchy, it is best that you get in touch with an otolaryngologist rather than experimenting with DIY. Whether it be wax accumulation, eczema of the skin, or infection, an expert will be able to address the problem. A tailored programme of treatment, ear hygiene, and moisturising of the skin should be put into play. Doctors Removing an Ant From Vietnamese Man’s Ears Will Make Your Stomach Churn.

    4. Your Eyes

    Also, keep your hands off-limits from your eyes unless you are washing them or wearing your lenses. Remember that it is easy to introduce germs to your eyes. Conjunctivitis and other scary infections are all a result of touching your eyes with hands. Talk to your doctor if you are experiencing itchiness and dryness, instead of mishandling them with your hands.

    5. Your Mouth

    A study published Journal of Applied Microbiology concluded that people tend to put their hands in their mouth when they were bored at work. The germs in your hands transferred to your mouth can set you up for a number of infections. Maybe you should think about stealing your kid’s pacifier.

    6. Your Face

    Keep your paws off unless you are using them to apply your skincare formulas. Resting your hands on a germy surface and sticking them on your face like your forehead can make you breakout. Further, the oils from your fingers can plug your pores. How to Get Rid of Blemishes on Face? Try Tea Tree Beauty Regime.

    If you’re a prolific fiddler try sitting on your hands, putting them in your pockets or wearing gloves when you’re not using them for something else. Also, keep hand sanitiser in your handbag and on your desk and use it before you feel the need to scratch and itch.

    10 Things Every Lady Must Attain Before Age 30

    The dream of every lady is to be an independent woman. By the time she is sixteen she starts to conjure up so many fantasies in her head. In the diary of a girl, life moves so fast she hardly realises she has reached the triple decade. However there are certain things every lady should achieve before marking her 30th birthday.

    1. A Good education – Education here is not the formal University education; however by education, we refer to a trade, business or employment that she can rely on – The purpose is to ensure she doesn’t rely on a man for all her daily needs or petty cash. She should be able to take care of herself at least.

    2. Full sexual education – By this age, every lady should have acquired every possible knowledge of sex, and sex education to a standard that she can teach her offspring, relatives, and community same.

    3. Mastery in cooking – If by 30 a female cannot prepare a wonderful, tasty meal (even if it’s her local dishes) then something is wrong – she doesn’t have to be a professional cook, but she should be able to ‘wow’ her friends, relatives and lover (if any) once a while or every time.

    4. A confidence outlook – At 30, every lady should be bold; she should be able to address anyone, walk into any space e.g. into a classroom where only boys are no matter their numbers, if the need arises.

    5. A sense of discipline – Every lady at this age should have laid for herself solid principles, no late night, no sex on first date, no this or no that – this vary from one lady to the other, but be ready to live by your principle irrespective of peer or social pressure.

    6. Menstrual Attainment – That’s funny right? – Well if you haven’t seen your period at 30, you’re in serious problem already.

    7. A trusted adviser – Unlike guys who can just talk to anyone to get advice, every lady needs at least one person she can run to – we talked about using the social media for this purpose in No 6 above; but social media won’t solve all, there is going to be that once when she has to talk to someone; so get a trusted person NOW.

    8. A home (away from parent’s home) – Preferably that place should be her husband’s house but in any situation where is has no plan to settle anytime soon; she should get a decent but not too expensive accommodation of her own.

    9. Sound religious indoctrinatiom – Not everyone would agree to this, but its common saying to hear people talk about the power of the praying wife and the influence it has on her immediate family…. if the ladies don’t agree, every guy must agree; we all need one.

    10. A fighting spirit: A woman’s journey in life is far and filled with stones. A woman must aquire a fighting spirit if she is to move ahead in life. By fighting spirit I do not mean being aggressive but having the calmness to wade through difficult challenge with poise.

    How old are you? Do you see yourself as being a successful woman? Going through all these points which of them are you presently struggling with? It is important for a woman to always develop herself inwardly and outwardly.

    4 Easy to prevent Covid-19 ( If you love your life)

    Older adults and people who have severe underlying chronic medical conditions like heart or lung disease or diabetes seem to be at higher risk for developing more serious complications from COVID-19 illness. Please consult with your health care provider about additional steps you may be able to take to protect yourself.

    Know How it Spreads

    There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
    The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus.

    1) The virus is thought to spread mainly from person to person. Between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 6 feet).

    2) Through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes.
    These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.
    Take steps to protect yourself

    3) Clean your hands often
    Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
    If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol. Cover all surfaces of your hands and rub them together until they feel dry.
    Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.

    4)Avoid close contact with people who are sick, Put distance between yourself and other people if COVID-19 is spreading in your community. This is especially important for people who are at higher risk of getting very sick.

    Take steps to protect others

    If you love everyone just take this steps if you are infected with covid-19

    • Stay home if you’re sick

    Stay home if you are sick, except to get medical care. Learn what to do if you are sick.

    • Cover coughs and sneezes

    Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze

    • Throw used tissues in the trash.

    Immediately wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not readily available, clean your hands with a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.

    Wear a facemask if you are sick:

    You should wear a facemask when you are around other people (e.g., sharing a room or vehicle) and before you enter a healthcare provider’s office. If you are not able to wear a facemask (for example, because it causes trouble breathing), then you should do your best to cover your coughs and sneezes, and people who are caring for you should wear a facemask if they enter your room. Learn what to do if you are sick.

    If you are not sick:

    You do not need to wear a facemask unless you are caring for someone who is sick (and they are not able to wear a facemask). Facemasks may be in short supply and they should be saved for caregivers.

    How to get dark mode in WhatsApp for Android right now

    How to get dark mode in WhatsApp for Android right now

    One of the most requested features in WhatsApp over the last couple of years has been dark mode. It is finally available on Android — you can now manually set dark mode for WhatsApp, or have the app match the system theme automatically. Here’s how you can get started with dark mode on WhatsApp for Android.

    As of March 3, 2020, dark mode is rolling out to all WhatsApp users around the globe. Even better, enabling it is very simple. Here’s what you need to do.

    1. Open WhatsApp from the app drawer or home screen.

    2. Tap the action overflow menu (three vertical dots in the top right corner).

    3. Hit Settings.

    4. Select Chats.

    5. Choose Themes.
    In the Choose Theme dialog box, select Dark.
    You should see the interface switch to a dark theme.

    That’s it! You should now have dark mode set up for the messaging service. Dark mode looks particularly good on WhatsApp because of the green accents that are present throughout the interface, and they bring a bit of visual flair to the app.

    I’ve had dark mode enabled for over a week now, and it makes a huge difference in how you use the service. It’s easier on the eyes, and if you have an Android 10 phone and set dark mode system-wide, there’s better visual consistency.

    Source: Android Central

    Meet the world’s tallest couple with a combined height of 13 feet and 10 inches (Photos)

    Meet the world’s tallest couple with a combined height of 13 feet and 10 inches

    A husband and wife have secured a place on the Guinness World Records after being named the world’s tallest married couple.

    A husband and wife have secured a place on the Guinness World Records after being named the world’s tallest married couple

    Meet the tallest couple in the world – who together have a combined height on 13 feet and 10.72 inches (that’s over 4.2 metres).

    Sun Ming and Xu Yan, from Beijing, have secured the 2016 Guinness World Record as the world’s tallest married couple, beating the previous record holders by just 4.37 cm.

    Unbelievably, Sun Ming measures up at a whopping 7’8.9″ while his wife stands at 6’1.7″.

    The pair have admitted that everyday tasks such as travelling by car or plane can be difficult but both Sun and Xu are used to their daily struggle.

    3 Business You Can Start with as low as $20 an earn millions

    You may probably have a business sense but don’t have the capital needed to start up a business. Here are 3 businesses that you can start with a little capital, as low as $20 dollar. Here they are:

    1. Cleaning Business

    You can start this business by getting your materials ready such as cleaning mops, bucket and so on. You’ll purchase these items with your start-up capital and expand as you progress in the business. Advertise yourself or your brand on social media, you will be getting customers. You can charge up to $100 dollar per cleaning depending on the apartment size, with regular cleaning per day you can earn up to $1000 dollar in less than a month.

    2. Sell your advice

    You can sell your advice to people in need or people in big problem. Advice people on how to escape their problems or hard time. The more you Enlighten people the more money you get. You can charge at least $10 dollar per advice, with these you can $1000 in less than a month.

    3. Mini Importation

    You can import goods from China and sell to people. A lot of things are cheap over there which is why you can start with $20 dollar. You can import clothes, shoes, bags, slippers, wrist watch and so on. You can advertise your product online Sell it in reasonable price and your business will expand. With these you can earn as much as possible.

    Remember that determination is the key to success

    3 Most Wealthiest country

    1. Qatar

    Qatar is the all richest country in the world it have GDP of $308.6 billion, and it have highest money value it the world this country have low unemployment rate and the case of poverty has not been recorded in years.The country have GNI of $116,799,which makes this country ranking first.

    2. China

    This country have GNI of $95,304 which makes him second richest country in the world.This countrys GDP is $65.3 billion but this country says that if they have low population then this country can bring more literacy rate in the country.

    3. Singapore

    This country has GNI of $82,503 which makes it third richest country in the world this country have GDP of $480.0 billion this country this country in small in term of size and population but the development of this country is best it comes in 3rd in terms of development.

    11 Outrageous Things You’ll Only See In Dubai

    Here are 11 Outrageous Things You’ll Only See In Dubai:

    1. Interesting Passengers

    It is pretty normal to see a person driving around with their dog riding shotgun in the United States. It is actually pretty cute. In Dubai, however, they do things much differently than they do in the United States. The people there allow their pets to jump in the car and ride shotgun just like they do in the US, but it isn’t dogs that they drive around with. It is not uncommon to pull up beside a car with a cheetah, a lion, or a tiger in the front seat.


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    If this happened in most other countries, people might be frightened. The reason that people drive around with exotic animals is that it is considered a status symbol. Driving around with these animals is the equivalent of an ordinary person riding around with a movie star or a supermodel, only more dangerous. For some strange reason, the residents of Dubai who drive around with their exotic animals aren’t usually afraid of being mauled and it doesn’t even happen. These animals must be very well trained.

    2. Superstar Private Entertainment

    From a private concert starring Prince, rest his soul, to a $5 million performance by Madonna for one anonymous fan, the super rich people of Dubai really know how to entertain. In 2011, Sheikh Mansour trumped every other parent in the world when he flew in JayZ and Kanye West to perform at his niece’s Sweet 16 party.


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    Most kids in the United States get a new dress, a party at a restaurant or a hall, and a DJ. Typical kids in Dubai get cars and boats for their Sweet 16. The Sheikh in question dropped $6 million to have Kanye and JayZ perform at the party which puts most other parties in the world to shame.

    3. An Underwater Experience

    Inside the Dubai Mall is an aquarium with a massive window that is over 75 feet long and over 26 feet tall. This gives all visitors a stunning view of marine life. If you visit the mall and you don’t want to spend your time shopping with your friends, you can get into the tank and you can actually swim with the sharks and the rays.


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    If you want to enjoy the views of an aquarium in a more private setting, you can stay in one of the underwater suites at the Hotel Atlantis. To stay in the room, you would need to pay $8,200 per night. It is costly, but the views are amazing. Each suite has a floor to ceiling view into a huge aquarium. What could be more peaceful than sleeping around those blue lights with all of the fish?

    4. Gold ATM Machines

    Have you ever gotten all dressed up for a night on the town only to find that you forgot to put on your gold jewelry? If you have, you would either have to go back home to get it or forget about wearing it for the night. If you live in Dubai, however, that wouldn’t be a problem. All you would need to do is stop by the “Gold To Go” ATM and buy yourself some new gold jewelry.


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    These crazy ATM dispense more than just jewelry. You can also get gold coins and gold bars. In Dubai, all of your gold needs are covered and you wouldn’t even need to go home. These machines are only found in Dubai now, however, there are plans to put them in all major cities. These machines are so popular that they need to be refilled twice a week. If you are looking for these to come to America, you could be waiting a long time.

    5. A Supercar Paradise

    In Dubai, you will see cars like you have never seen anywhere in the world, and they are everywhere. Many of the cars on the streets of Dubai have been heavily modified and many are even gold plated. If order food to be delivered in the United States, you will usually see a typical car pull up in your driveway. In some cases, the car is old and beat up as the delivery drivers use their own vehicles and they don’t really make much money.


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    If you order takeout in Dubai, there will be a fleet of Ferraris and Jaguars ready to deliver your food in 30 minutes or less. Even the police in Dubai drive around in style. They drive a variety of vehicles including Mustangs, Camaros, Lamborghinis, and Ferraris. If you plan to run from the police, you should think twice. There are certain officers who drive a 1,000 horsepower Bugatti Veyron which would catch you in seconds. If you are planning to walk down the streets of Dubai, it will look more like a car show than a typical city.

    6. The Largest Man-made Islands In the World

    If you are flying to Dubai, make sure that you have a window seat. If you do, you will be able to see some of the most interesting and amazing features in the water below. Just off the shore of Dubai are many small islands that are formed into different shapes. There are some islands that look like palm trees, some look like the Earth, and currently, there is an island formation being constructed to look like the Milky Way. In total, these islands add hundreds of miles of coastline and beachfront property to Dubai. These islands may be beautiful, however, there is one problem. Because these islands were built out of sand, there is always a treat that they will disappear due to erosion and storms. Regardless of the danger, people are still flocking to these islands to live in one of the 4,000 villas and the 5,000 shoreline homes on these islands.

    7. Indoor Ski Resorts

    If you live in most places around the world, you can visit a ski resort and you would ski outdoors. In Dubai, things are quite different. Since the Middle-East is so hot and dry, the ski resorts have to be built indoors. If you visit the Mall of Emirates in Dubai, you can go skiing. There might be indoor ski slopes in a few places around the world, but Dubai has a complete ski resort all located indoors.

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    In Dubai’s indoor resort, you will find several slopes, toboggan hills, ski lifts, ice caves, and climbing towers. There are even penguins walking around the resort to make the whole experience even more amazing. The resort is located in a 22,000 square-foot facility where they keep the temperature at -4 degrees. When you are skiing in the resort, it is easy to forget that you are in the middle of a giant desert.

    8. High Rise Tennis Courts

    If you are an avid tennis player and you want to get in a game or two while you visit Dubai, you can play at Dubai’s Burj Al Arab Hotel. If you are afraid of heights, however, you might want to skip tennis during your trip because the court is over 1,000 feet in the air.

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    The views are amazing, however, make sure that each serve is a good one. If your opponent misses, your ball will be lost forever. The tennis court even doubles as a helipad. If you are planning to move to Dubai, you can have a tennis court just like this, however, you better be ready to spend a lot of money. The price tag could be millions of dollars.

    9. The Tallest Building in the World

    The Burj Khalifa in Dubai is an amazing piece of architecture and it is currently the tallest building in the world, standing at 2,717 feet tall. It is over 600 feet taller than the next tallest structure in the world. The main purpose of this amazing building is to attract tourists and commercial interest from all around the world.

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    There are 163 floors in the building, complete with nightclubs, swimming pools, and it is also the location of the Armani Hotel. There are also corporate offices and private residences in the building. Of all the amazing things located in Dubai, this building is one that will certainly get your attention.


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    10. Temperature Controlled Indoor City

    This is one of the most outrageous things you’ll only see in Dubai. This city is home to the tallest building in the world and manmade islands and now they are set to build the first temperature controlled indoor city in the world. The city’s official names is The Mall of the World and it is going to be the largest shopping and entertainment center on Earth. The structure will be 48 million square feet and it will include a covered amusement park, hotels, and apartment complexes, All of the buildings will be connected by air-conditioned walkways and close to 5 miles of covered temperature controlled streets. When the mall is completed, the mall will be large enough for millions of visitors. The best part is that you can enjoy Dubai without sweating in the city’s 100-degree heat.

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    11. Golden Toilets and Money Toilet Paper

    Everything in Dubai shimmers in gold. This includes their toilets. It is not uncommon to walk into a home, a restaurant, or a nightclub in Dubai and see a gold plated toilet. These toilets are so amazing that Donald Trump would be jealous. What would a gold plated toilet be without toilet paper made out of $20 bills? The toilet paper isn’t actually made out of $20 bills, as the bills are fake. It is still impressive though.[1]

    4 charging mistakes you should not ignore

    Many phone users tend to complain that their device’s batteries discharge quickly. Here are some 4 mistakes that users typically make when charging their phones.

    1. Low Battery

    Avoid waiting for your battery to reach a critically low level before charging. The effect of this on your phone battery is not immediate, but over time it begins to manifest and it eventually stresses out your phone battery and shortens the battery life.

    2. Keeping your phone case on while charging

    Your phone typically emits heat when charging. To avoid exposing your device to ambient temperatures, it’s advisable to remove the phone case while charging your phone so that the heat emitted from your phone while charging can escape. This way you can prevent your device from becoming hotter and potentially overheating when charging. Charging your battery at uncomfortable temperatures can permanently damage battery capacity.

    3. Charging wrongly

    You should mind where you charge your phone because not doing so can negatively affect your battery capacity. Phones have a temperature range they can function normally and charging your phone in a hot area can raise the temperature and stress the battery out. Also, charging your phone in especially low-temperature areas, like in front of an air conditioner, can also cause problems for your battery that will eventually affect its optimum performance.

    4. Charging your phone overnight

    The least you’ll sleep throughout the night is most likely going to be between 5 to 8 hours, your smartphone battery typically only needs 2 to 3 hours to fully charge. Charging your phone overnight, constantly stresses your phone battery each night. Sooner than later, your phone is likely to have battery problems. In addition, the temperature rises when the battery is overcharged, so apart from shortening battery life, it can also threaten user’s safety in the event it quickly heats up and explodes. It’s better to charge your phone before you sleep and switch it off while sleeping to preserve the battery till the next day.

    Top 10 Nigerian Politicians With Good Records, Worthy For President

    The Current situation of Nigeria is caused by Old and Current Political Leaders , Here is the selected List of Top 10 Nigerian Politicians With Good Record, Worthy For Presidential post:

    This list below is written based on the following views:

    • Past political records
    • Comments by Nigerians and Non Nigerians.
    • Achievements during last political post
    • Impacts in the society today.

    We accept modifications on the lists below , you can always use the comment section to add your own list and please state your reasons and why you think the person you are suggesting is worthy to make the list.

    10. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

    Aminu Waziri Tambuwal is a Nigerian politician who serves as the Governor of Sokoto State in Nigeria, having won election during the 2015 general elections and being re-elected in the 2019 general elections.

    9. Femi Fani-Kayode

    David Oluwafemi Adewunmi Abdulateef Fani-Kayode is a Nigerian politician, essayist, poet and lawyer. He was a member of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party. He was with the opposition’s All Progressive Congress until June 2014 when he returned to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party.

    8. Ben Murray-Bruce

    Benedict Murray-Bruce, OON is a Nigerian business magnate and politician. He is the founder of Silverbird Group. A member of the People’s Democratic Party, he was elected to the Senate of Nigeria in March 2015 where he currently represents the Bayelsa East constituency, in Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

    7. Jimi Agbaje

    Olujimi Kolawole Agbaje, is a Nigerian Pharmacist, and Politician. He was the 2015 PDP’s Lagos State Governorship candidate, but he lost out to the eventually winner Akinwunmi Ambode. He was the 2019 Lagos State gubernatorial election candidate for PDP in the 2019 general elections.

    6. Yemi Osinbajo

    Oluyemi Oluleke “Yemi” Osinbajo is a Nigerian politician and a lawyer, who is the current Vice President of Nigeria, in office since 29 May 2015.

    5. Akinwunmi Ambode

    Akinwunmi Ambode was the former Governor of Lagos State. He was a civil servant for 27 years and a financial consultant before running for public office as Governor of Lagos State in 2015.

    4. Babatunde Fashola

    Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN is a Nigerian lawyer and politician who is currently the Federal Minister of Works and Housing. He served two terms as Governor of Lagos State from May 29, 2007 to May 29, 2015.

    3. Ikedi Ohakim

    Ikedi Ohakim is a Nigerian businessman who became governor of Imo State in the South Eastern region in May 2007, standing for the Progressive Peoples Alliance. He later switched to the People’s Democratic Party.

    2. Donald Duke

    Donald Duke is a Nigerian politician. He was the Governor of Cross River State, Nigeria from 29 May 1999 to 29 May 2007 and the 2019 Nigeria Presidential candidate for Social Democratic Party, SDP.

    1. Peter Obi

    Peter Gregory Obi is a Nigerian politician and businessman who was the vice presidential candidate in the 2019 Nigerian general election under the Peoples Democratic Party, and Former Governor of Anambra State.
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    Top 5 Most Handsome Footballers ( No. 2 is very handsome )

    Many football players are handsome but here are our list of 5 most handsome and cute footballers.


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    1· Robin Van Persie

    This great footballer from the Netherlands is not only good at scoring goals but must definitely score some major points amongst guys because of his Fine appearance which also makes him famous. Popularly called the Flying Dutchman

    2· Cristiano Ronaldo

    The Portuguese footballer is one of the most handsome and wealthy men on the world with a lot of influence over the general public, when he moved from Real Madrid to Juventus he is still famous with lot of fans.

    3· Gerrard Pique


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    The Spanish giant Barcelona’s is probably one of the best looking footballers in Spain and perhaps the world as a whole, also He has won a lot of trophies during his time in football.

    4· Lionel Messi


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    One of the most Popular and talented players on the planet is also one of the most handsome proving the theory that Successful men are always attractive. When you hear the Argentine Captains name you know who he is even if you don’t watch football, He is so charming.

    5· Cesc Fabregas


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    The Spanish footballer has this calm, natural swag which definitely makes him one of the best looking players out there.

    List of talent shows and competitions in Nigeria 2020

    1 MTN Project Fame:

    As the name implies, this talent show is proudly sponsored by the giant telecom company; MTN. It is a yearly talent show specially made for young persons. Click on apply now below to see more details and how to apply for MTN Project fame .

    Apply Now

    2 Gulder Ultimate Search

    Just like the MTN project fame is sponsored by MTN, so also is Ultimate search sponsored by Guilder.

    Apply Now

    4 Maltina Dance Show

    Maltina Dance Show is sponsored by the makers of Maltina which is a popular drink in Nigeria. It is a talent show for people who can dance. It is held on yearly basis. You can register for the show to get a chance of winning huge amount of money.

    Apply Here

    5. Nigeria Idol Talent Show

    Nigeria Idol is one of the biggest music reality shows in Nigeria. The show is part of the global idol franchise which is a global show. It provides a veritable opportunity for young people talented in music to showcase their music talents.

    Apply Here

    6. You Win

    YouWin is an acronym for Youth Enterprise with Innovation in Nigeria. It is organized by the federal government of Nigeria through its ministry of finance, ministry of women affairs and social developments and ministry of youth development. It is an annual business plan competition organized for talented young Nigerian entrepreneurs.

    Apply Here

    Reason why late kobe Bryant love helicopter

    The world is in mourning over the death of the 41-year-old Los Angeles Lakers legend. The basketball star, who shared four kids with wife Vanessa Bryant, passed away on Sunday morning in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, Calif. Kobes 13-year-old daughter Gianna “Gigi” Bryant, along with seven other people, were also killed in the devastating crash.

    At the time of the crash, the helicopter was believed to heading to Kobes Mamba Academy in Thousand Oaks, Calif. Kobe was the coach of his daughters basketball team, and fellow passengers on the helicopter included Gigis teammates and Kobes assistant coach.

    As news of the crash emerged over the weekend, tributes for the beloved star began to appear online. In the tributes, its often mentioned how much Kobe loved his family and how much he enjoyed talking about them. In a 2018 interview with Alex Rodriguez for The Corp With A-Rod and Big Cat, Kobe explained how much family time meant to him, and why he started taking helicopters from his home in Orange County up to the Los Angeles area for basketball.

    “Traffic started getting really, really bad,” Kobe said during the interview. “I was sitting in traffic and I wound up missing like a school play because I was sitting in traffic.”

    “This thing just kept mounting, and I had to figure out a way that I could still train and focus on the craft but still not compromise family time,” Kobe explained. “So thats when I looked into helicopters and being able to get down and back in 15 minutes.”

    While Kobes wife Vanessa offered to pick the kids up, Kobe told her he wanted to do it because being on the road for basketball often kept him away from home.

    Kobe added, “Every chance I get to see them and spend time with them, even if its 20 minutes in the car, I want that.”

    In addition to Gigi, Kobe and Vanessa are parents to Natalia Bryant, 17, Bianka Bryant, 3, and Capri Bryant, 7 months.

    Our thoughts are with the families affected by this tragedy during this heartbreaking time.

    Manchester united agree 26 million euro for a attacker(guess who?)

    Manchester United are consistently linked with Sporting CP attacking midfielder Bruno Fernandes and the latest reports going on in the media seem highly positive.

    According to The Sun , Man Utd are expected to agree a five year contract worth £26million that will make the player earn £100,000-a-week. The British source have revealed that the Portuguese international will finally complete his move to Old Trafford after playing in the derby contest vs Benfica

    Similarly, Nicolo Schira tweeted that the attacker will play his final game for the Lions vs the Primeira Liga leaders and after that, he will finalize his move to the Red Devils. The renowned Italian journalist further mentioned that Man Utd and the player’s agent fully expect the transfer to be completed.

    So, if reports in the media are anything to go by, we can expect the highly rated Seleccao star to be a Man United player in the next few days.

    Ideally, I would have liked Fernandes to join early enough to be ready for the crucial contest vs Liverpool but reports suggest (A Bola via Sport Witness) that the former Sampdoria star could watch the North West Derby from the stands.

    Not to forget, Rashford, who has been our best player this term by some distance, suffered an injury last night vs Wolves and was taken off the field. If the England international is absent on Sunday then we will have more than a mountain to climb to get anything from Anfield against the European Champions, who have been in record breaking form this season.

    We are the only club who have so far managed to stop them from winning in the Premier League in the current campaign. Can we do it again in their own backyard? Last season, Klopp’s men won 3-1 at Anfield.

    Let’s hope that we can sign Bruno Fernandes this weekend and see him in action when the Red Devils face Burnley in the Premier League next week at Old Trafford.

    Top 10 Best Footballers Who Never Played In a World Cup

    We are now presenting the top 10 best footballers who never played in a world cup.

    10. Nicolas Anelka

    His CV and his total transfer fees combined make it incredible that Anelka has yet to play at a World Cup. He made his debut prior to the 1998 World Cup but was not selected for the squad who went on to win the tournament. He fell out of favour with the French management between 2001 and 2007 therefore missing out on two more world cups. He signed for Arsenal (£500,000) in 1997 as a teenager and from there went on to play for Real Madrid (£22.3m), Paris St. Germain (£20m), Manchester City (£13m), Bolton Wanderers (£8m) and Chelsea (£15m), as well as a loan spell at Liverpool. His combined transfer fees make him one of the most expensive footballers of all time. However, he remains in contention to play at the 2010 World Cup should France qualify.

    9. Matt Le Tissier

    A combination of remaining loyal to his beloved Southampton and playing in a generation of great English strikers probably cost Le Tissier his chance to feature at a World Cup. England failed to qualify in 1994 but Le Tissier’s best chance was probably in 1998. His Southampton side were perennial strugglers in the Premier League, and the likes of Alan Shearer, Teddy Sheringham and Andrew Cole made sure Le Tissier was overlooked.

    8. Johnny Giles

    Giles played in the heart of midfield for a Leeds United side in the 1970’s, who were the Manchester United of their day. Despite playing 60 times for his country Giles failed to grace a World Cup as either a player or a manager.

    7. Ian Rush

    The second Welshman on the list, Rush made his name with Liverpool in the 80’s and 90’s but his quality alo saw him play abroad for the likes of Juventus. He had an impressive international record coring 28 goals in 73 games for Wales, and his proudest moment came when he scored the winner in a European Qualifier against Germany in 1991. Wales narrowly missed out on qualification for the 1992 European Championships, as they did for the 1982, 1986, 1990 and 1994 World Cups.

    6. George Weah

    Weah was voted African Player of the Year in 1989, 1994 and 1995 and European and World Footballer of the Year in 1995. Weah enjoed his best years in France with Monaco and Paris St. Germain, and in Italy with AC Milan between 1988 and 2000. Unfortunately, like Best and Giggs he came from Liberia, another footballing minnow who as yet have failed to make a World Cup.

    5. Eric Cantona

    Another Manchester United legend, Cantona made his France debut in 1987. However, he fell out with the French coach and failed to make the squad for the 1990 World Cup in Italy. In 1994 France sensationally failed to qualify and Cantona then retired in 1997, aged 31 to pursue a career as an actor. France won the World Cup in 1998 on home soil, but it is debateable as to whether or not Cantona would have featured.

    4. Duncan Edwards

    Duncan Edwards was considered one of the greatest of his generation. One of the Busby Babes Edwards was tragically killed in the Munich air disaster of 1958. He failed to play at a World Cup for England, but probably would have played for them in 1966, when they won the tournament for the one and only time in their history.

    3. Ryan Giggs

    Giggs makes no.3 on the list due to the length and consistency of his career. Giggs made his debut in 1991, and to this day remains with the same club Manchester United. During his time he has won 11 English Premierships and 2 European Cups. Giggs comes from Wales who have only ever qualified for 1 World Cup in 1958.

    2. Alfredo Di Stefano

    Alfredo-Di-Stefano 20180Di Stefano legend for Real Madrid at club level, Di Stefano mysteriously played for Argentina, Colombia and Spain at international level. Di Stefano was unfortunate to miss the World Cup with Argentina in 1950. In 1954 he was denied permission to play for Spain at the World Cup having represented both Argentina and Colombia. He was later granted permission to play for Spain but they missed the 1958 World Cup and in 1962 injury once again prevented him from playing on the worlds bigest stage. His failure to appear at a World Cup probably prevented him from being compared with Pele, Cruyff and Maradona as one of the greatest.

    1 George Best

    Best was not only the best player to never make a World Cup, but for many the greatest player of all time. Unfortunately for Best he was a native of Northern Ireland who are relative minnows of international football and haven’t qualified for a World Cup since 1986. Best enjoyed his best years at Manchester United, the highlight being a European Cup winners medal in 1968. However, Best was as well known for his scoring off the pitch as he was on it. After a series of personal problems he left Manchester United in 1974 for good, aged just 27. Despite playing for a number of other clubs Best never recaptured his finest form and failed to play for Northern Ireland at the 1982 or 1986 World Cup. Best died in 2005 following a long battle with alcoholism.

    Top 5 Highest Paid Goalkeeper In The World

    However, goalkeepers are an important part of the team and so, they used to earn a very handsome amount in every calendar year. There are a number of very good and talented goalkeepers in the current World but we are talking about those who are earning a very handsome amount so far.

    Highest paid goalkeeper

    Here are the top 5 highest paid goalkeeper, it will be updated as times goes on.

    5) Petr Cech

    Petr Cech is a professional football player who plays as the goalkeeper. He has currently taken his leave from the Czech Republic national football team where he played from 2002 to 2016. He made 124 international appearances with the Czech Republic national team.

    Team – Arsenal

    Annual Salary – $6.1 million

    Net Worth – $22 million

    However, he is one of the highest paid goalkeepers and currently playing for the Premier League club Arsenal. In 1999, he started his professional career with Chmel BIsany and in 2001, he joined with Sparta Prague.

    Salary & Net Worth

    He made a four years contract with the Gunners on 29th June 2015 in exchange for £10 million. However, he is currently receiving $6.1 million every year and his net worth is $22 million.

    4) Hugo Lloris

    Hugo Lloris is a French professional football player and playing as the goalkeeper for France national football team. He is one of the top-rated goalkeeper in the World as well as very renowned so far.

    Team – France National Team & Tottenham Hotspur

    Annual Salary – $7 Million

    Net Worth – $30 million

    He is currently 31st years old and in last season of FIFA World Cup 2018, he played well and took his team to final and also they became the champion of FIFAWorld Cup 2018 so far.

    Salary & Net Worth

    In 2012, he signed a contract with Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur in exchange for €10 million and €5 million variable. However, later, he extended his agreement with the Spurs and still playing for the club. He is one of the highest paid goalkeepers with his annual salary $7 million and his net worth is $30 million so far.

    3)Iker Casillas

    Iker Casillas is a Spanish professional football player and playing for Spanish national team since 2000. He is currently 37 years old and has come to the end of his career.

    Team – Spain National Team & FC Porto

    Annual Salary – $7.5 Million

    Net Worth – $40 million

    He is currently playing for the Portuguese football club, FC Porto. He is with them since 2015. Most of his professional career, he passed with Spanish giants Real Madrid and he started his career in 1998 with Real Madrid C team.

    Salary & Net Worth

    In 11th July 2015, he signed a deal with Portuguese side Porto for two years with an option to play one more year. Iker Casillas is the 3rd highest paid goalkeepers with his annual salary $7.5 million. Besides, his net worth is $40 million reportedly

    2) Manuel Neuer

    He is regarded as one of the best goalkeeper ever and also in the list of highest paid goalkeepers. He is currently 32 years old and he is well known for his quick reflex, strength, long throwing range, and strong shot-stopping abilities.

    Salary & Net Worth

    In 2011, he joined with Bayern Munich and still now playing with them. His annual salary is $9.5 million reportedly and his net worth is $45 million so far.

    1) David De Gea

    David de Gea is a Spanish national team goalkeeper and current the highest paid goalkeeper in football World. He is currently 28 years old and playing for the Premier League club Manchester United.

    Team – Spanish National Team & Manchester United

    Annual Salary -$10.4 Million

    Net Worth – $49 million

    David de Gea summary

    Salary & Net Worth

    According to the report, De Gea used to earn $10.4 million every year and his net worth is near about $50 million. In 2011, he got an offer from the Red Devils and making a British record fee for a goalkeeper of £18.9 million, he joined at the Old Trafford and still now, playing for them.

    Top 10 Best Singers Of All Time

    Here are the Top 10 best singers of all time:

    1. Freddie Mercury

    Freddie Mercury (born Farrokh Bulsara, 5th September 1946 – 24th November 1991) was a Zanzibari-born British singer of Indian descent, songwriter and record producer, known as the lead vocalist and songwriter of the British rock band Queen. He also became known for his flamboyant stage persona and four-octave

    2. Michael Jackson

    Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, dancer, and songwriter born on August 29, 1958 in Gary, Indiana and passed away on June 25, 2009. He donated (at least) a remarkable 500,000,000 dollars to charity. Michael is also known as The King of Pop.

    3. Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley was an American musician and actor. Known as “The King” He was mostly known for his number 1 singles including “Heartbreak Hotel” “Hound Dog” “Jailhouse Rock” “Love me Tender” Elvis debuted in the movie “Love me Tender” and focused less on his music and continued that way.

    4. Robert Plant

    Robert Anthony Plant (born 20 August 1948) is an English musician, singer, and songwriter best known as the lead singer and lyricist of the rock band Led Zeppelin.

    5.Paul McCartney

    Sir James Paul McCartney is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer . With John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, he gained worldwide fame with the rock band the Beatles, one of the most popular and influential groups in the history of pop and rock music .

    6. Whitney Houston

    Whitney Elizabeth Houston (August 9, 1963 – February 11, 2012) was an American singer, actress, producer, and model. In 2009, Guinness World Records cited her as the most awarded female act of all time. Houston is one of pop music’s best-selling music artists of all-time, with an estimated 170–200 .

    7. John Lennon

    John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music. He was assassinated by Mark David Chapman on December 8, 1980 at age 40.

    8. Bruce Dickinson

    Paul Bruce Dickinson, known professionally as Bruce Dickinson, is an English musician, airline pilot, and broadcaster. He is most well known for being the lead singer in heavy metal band Iron Maiden and his solo career.

    9. Frank Sinatra

    Francis Albert “Frank” Sinatra was an American singer, actor, and producer who was one of the most popular and influential musical artists of the 20th century. He is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 150 million records worldwide.

    10. Axl Rose

    William Bruce Rose Jr., better known as ‘Axl Rose’, is an American singer born on February 6, 1962, in Lafayette, Indiana. He Is the founder and lead singer of the hard rock band Guns N’ Roses. He is a celebrated but controversial figure in the world of rock.

    4 Ways To Grow Your Hair Naturally At Home

    Our natural hair is exposed to chemicals and extreme heat usually from styling tools all in an attempt to make our natural hair appear longer, smoother and straight.

    Growing our natural hair faster doesn’t require so much. It all depends solely on knowing the perfect and right product for your hair type.

    4 ways to grow your natural hair faster

    1. Apply Mostly shampoos : strip the hair of its natural oil after use. So it is advisable for all natural hair to begin their wash days with a pre-poo treatment. A pre poo treatment is a treatment that is applied on the hair before using shampoo. You can make your own pre-poo treatment from the comfort of your home, using a protein-based conditioner or any essential oil of your choice.

    2. Always use a conditioner after every wash : Conditioners help to restore oils and moisture to your hair.

    3. Keep your hair moisturized always: This is actually one of the best things you can do for your hair. Having enough moisture helps to promote fast hair growth and protects the hair from breakage and split ends. All you need to do is get a spray bottle, fill it up with water, glycerin and any essential oil and just go ahead to give your hair a good spritz from time to time.

    4. Use hair growth oils( or Sheabutter): It is important to use oils that protect and promote hair growth. These oils are very good at encouraging natural hair to grow faster. When applying such growth oil, it is important to massage deeply to ensure it gets into the hair follicles.

    A man who chop his lover head wit a merchant

    Police and residents gather outside a home where Portia Rama kanji, inset, was killed in Tshino village. / SUPPLIED A woman who was chopped to death, allegedly by her boyfriend, was warned to file for a protection order after years of physical abuse.

    Portia Ramakavhi, 35, from HaMutsha village, outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo, was stabbed with a sharp object on her upper body and chopped with a panga on her head on Saturday.

    Ramakavhis uncle Owen Mulovhedzi told Sowetan yesterday he had on several occasions advised his niece to secure a protection order against her abusive boyfriend, fearing he would kill her one day.

    “She took my advice lightly. I said this because I could see the man had turned her into a punching bag. He would even beat her inside my yard.”

    Mulovhedzi said he secured a protection order against the man earlier this year. “After he assaulted her in front of me in my yard, I went to the police and got a protection order. I even told Portia to do the same but she only promised to do so.”

    The uncle said the family was now facing a mammoth task of raising Ramakavhis six-year-old daughter.

    “We are still going to explain to her when she grows that her mother was killed. It is a painful thing to say to a child.”

    Mulovhedzi said the law must take its course.

    Provincial police spokesperson Brig Motlafela Mojapelo said the incident happened in the suspects home in Tshino, Vuwani.

    “It is alleged that the suspect accused his wife of cheating and after a heated argument, he then stabbed and chopped her with sharp instruments. The victim died on the spot. Angry community members pursued the suspect, caught him and started beating him up,” he said.

    Mojapelo said the police were called and the 45-year-old suspect was taken to hospital where he was admitted and placed under police guard.

    His family said that the man, who cannot be named until he appears in court, returned home very angry on Friday.

    His cousin said the man accused his girlfriend of cheating after coming back from her place on Friday.

    “He didnt say much because he was drunk. The next day, he invited her to his mothers house and argument ensued in the house,” she said.

    “The incident shocked us, we didnt think he was capable of something so horrible. They were not staying together, she only came to visit.”

    The cousin said the pair had been dating for five years.

    Provincial police commissioner Lt-Gen Nneke Ledwaba condemned the incident and violent behavior when dealing with domestic issues.

    “The SAPS will deal decisively with any perpetrators of gender-based violence and this arrest should send a strong message about our determination to stamp it out.”

    MEC for social development Nkakareng Rakgoale said: “The very sad state of affairs cannot continue. We simply cant comprehend what drives some men to do this to the very people they have vowed to protect and love.

    “The impact on families, especially children, in such cases, is just too huge to comprehend. Men need to understand their boy children will emulate their actions and therefore, we need men to take the biggest stand against this scourge.”

    Tips on how to improve your relationship this year

    Whether you’ve been dating your partner for six months or have been married to him or her for five years, relationships are created from commitment and are continued due to mutual respect and effort. To say your connection is special would be an understatement — and to not wish to enhance it would be unfortunate.

    While every relationship is different, no relationship is perfect. By doing these 10 things to improve your bond, you won’t only ensure a quality relationship with your partner, but you’ll also prove that you’re determined to work for one.

    1. Ask your partner something new

    Communication is the determining factor of success for every relationship. It’s nice to ask how your partner’s day went, but it’s boring when you ask over and over again. Enhance your conversation by putting in the extr\n10. Make time to focus on yourself a effort to question your significant other on something more specific. Through this adjusted approach, you avoid falling into routine and begin holding more meaningful discussions.

    2. Designate a monthly date night

    Amongst both of your busy schedules and nonstop responsibilities, the most foolproof way to guarantee that you make time for each other is to set a night every month dedicated to doing just that. Regardless of if you’re looking to spice up your relationship or wanting an activity that doesn’t include Netflix, the commitment to go on a date is one night — but the happiness that comes from it will last much longer.

    3. Express your appreciation

    The comfort that a relationship brings is the reason we tend to overlook what our partners do and treat their acts of kindness as our forms of expectation instead. To put it honestly, your partner doesn’t have to fill your gas tank or buy your favorite ice cream — he or she chooses to, and your acknowledgment of this type of effort will reinforce your partner to be thoughtful and remind you to feel thankful.

    4. Tweak your schedule

    We know — you’re independent and don’t plan on stopping your life for anyone (and you shouldn’t have to). Even though you have other commitments outside of your relationship, it’s a kind gesture to compare both of your schedules to see if it’s possible to spend more time together.

    Maybe your partner can go to the gym a little earlier to attend the movie premiere you wanted to attend, or maybe you can wake up earlier to get your projects done so that you can make it to your partner’s intramural game. While you shouldn’t have to sacrifice your life to satisfy your partner, your ability to compromise should be enough to make him or her happy.

    5. Remember the small things

    Another way to add meaning to your conversation is to truly listen to what your significant other is saying — and talk about it in the future. If your partner mentions a conversation that he or she wants to have with a manager, take note on your calendar and remember to ask about it the day of. The fact that you’re able to refer back to the topics and details that your partner spoke about is one that will touch him or her. Overall, it’s the little things that mean the most, and there’s no better way to show this that n starting with your relationship.

    6. Let go of the past

    As a culprit for many potential arguments and the underlying issue for future ones, what happens in the past doesn’t always stay there — and it’s difficult to move forward in a relationship when you’re still thinking about what happened in it from another time.

    If you find yourself continuing to dwell on the past, it might be a sign to take a step back and consider why — are you naturally less forgiving or is what happened something you can’t seem to forgive? By focusing on the reason for this recurring feeling, you’ll find more clarity within yourself and what you want from the relationship with your partner.

    7. Show your affection

    Along with expressing your gratitude to your partner, expressing actions to show how much you care about him or her is also suggested. From grabbing your partner’s hand at a restaurant to going to bed together at the end of the night, you know how you feel about your partner, and he or she should be able to witness it as well.

    8. Learn your partner’s boundaries

    Does your partner wish to be left alone when he or she is upset? Does he or she mind that you want to text throughout the day? These questions are simple, but the answers to them will help you understand the boundaries of your partners and stop you from crossing them. Overall, your partner’s sense of privacy is most likely different from yours, and knowing his or her boundaries is the best way to respect them.

    9. Know when to apologize

    Sometimes being right isn’t as important as being compassionate. Whereas conflicts with your significant other will vary, not every argument is a challenge that needs to be won. Don’t get us wrong — we aren’t telling you to take blame for everything, but to decide which battles are worth fighting for. Although there’s glory in knowing you’re right, there’s maturity in apologizing during an argument that isn’t as important as the person you’re arguing with.

    10. Make time to focus on yourself

    How we feel about ourselves is how we’ll act in a relationship — for example, if you lack confidence in yourself, you’ll look for assurance in your relationship. To prevent any toxic behaviors from happening with your partner, it’s essential to have a strong sense of self. Invest in a new hobby, make plans with some friends, and take steps in discovering who you are as a person. By falling in love with yourself, you’ll naturally be your own best version for the person who happens to be falling in love with you.

    Top 10 Richest Drug Lord In History

    Here are the top ten richest drug Lord in history by money.inc

    10. Al Capone: $1.3 Billion

    This famous American crime boss often went by the name of “Scarface” but he was born Alphonse Gabriel Capone. He was the child of immigrants from Italy, and one of nine children born to Gabriele and Teresa Capone. The Capones had come from the town of Angri, lived for a time in Fiume, Austria-Hungary, and then sailed by ship to America to settle in Brooklyn, New York. Though Capone was a promising Catholic school student, he eventually was expelled because he hit one of the women teachers in the face. After that, he took on a variety of odd jobs in Brooklyn and mentored with Johnny Torrio, the gangster. Capone worked his way through small gangs to more powerful ones, and eventually followed Torrio to work as a brothel bouncer. His work came with the side benefit of syphilis, which contracted when he was about 20 years old. By the time he was 26, Capone took over control of the crime group Torrio headed. The organization had illegal breweries and liquor transportation in a crime network that extended into Canada. Topping it off was the protection given to the network from politicians and law enforcement. He became a celebrity, known for his jewelry, custom suits, expensive cigars, extravagant foods and drinks and plenty of women. He was imprisoned for violating the prohibition laws, and for tax evasion, even though his criminal activities often centered on presumptions of physical brutality and murder. Capone served time in Alcatraz and the Federal Correctional Institution at Terminal Island, CA, the Atlanta U.S. Penitentiary, and the Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia. He died from a stroke, pneumonia and cardiac arrest in his mansion on Palm Island, Florida after struggling with symptoms caused by the late stages of syphilis

    9. Griselda Blanco: $2 Billion

    She was a member of the Medellín Cartel, a Colombian drug lady, and part of the Miami underworld of cocaine drug trading. She is said to be the trafficker responsible for perhaps 200 murders during the time she transported cocaine from Colombia to Southern California, Miami, and New York. She was born in Cartagena and was shot do death in Medellín at the age of 69. She started her criminal life picking pockets and looting. She was a historic figure in drug trafficking from Colombia to the United States. Her drug network was violent, lawless and free-wheeling. Her corrupt business practices created revenues from drug distribution said to be more than $80.000.000 USD every month. Her competitors eventually made attempts to assassinate her, so she escaped to California. She was arrested and spend ten years in jail but ran her cocaine empire from prison. She was equally comfortable with guns, cocaine, and a bisexual lifestyle. Court proceedings revealed that she had killed random bystanders, her business competitors, strippers, a boy who was just four years old, and three of her former husbands. According to one of her sons, she eventually embraced a new life as a born-again Christian.

    Griselda Blanco Restrepo carries several nicknames:

    • Cocaine Godmother
    • La Madrina
    • Queen of Narco-Trafficking
    • Black Widow
    • La Dama de la Mafia

    8. Carlos Lehder: $2.7 Billion

    Carlos Enrique Lehder Rivas is serving prison time in the United States. As a Colombian drug lord, he co-founded the Medellin Cartel. He operated a massive cocaine transportation network in the Bahamas on Norman’s Cay Island. He is significant for founding Muerte a Secuestradores, the paramilitary organization focused on retaliation against guerrillas who kidnapped cartel families and members. He also founded the National Latin Movement, which was described as neo-Nazi in its politics and focused on destroying the extradition treaty existing between Colombia and the United States. Charged with drug trafficking, kidnapping and murder, Lehder’s downfall came when he attracted attention to his Norman’s Cay operations by openly bribing officials in the Bahamas. Lehder’s father is German and his mother is Columbian. His family owned a used car business, and Lehder began is path toward a life of crime by stealing American cars to sell in the family business. It is believed that Lehder continues to serve 55 years of a lfie without parole sentence plus an additional 135 years. But, because he agreed to testify against Manuel Noriega, it is also thought that Lehder is living in the witness protection program.

    7. Gilberto Rodriguez Orejuela and His Brother: $3 Billion

    Gilberto and his brother Miguel joined together with José Santacruz Londoño to form the Cali Cartel. It was named for its city base of Santiago de Cali. Cali as access to the Pacific Coast, which is its major distinction from other Colombian cities. The brothers began trafficking marijuana and then added cocaine. The Cali Cartel differed from the violent Medellín Cartel by using bribery to reach its goals. Gilberto was arrested when the Colombian National Police raided his home. Gilberto had evaded the police earlier because he hid in a bathroom cabinet along with a tank of oxygen. He was convicted and sent to prison to serve a 15-year sentence. He was freed for a time, and then recaptured. Giberto and Miguel were both extradited to the United States and pleaded guilty to conspiracy to import cocaine and subsequently conspiracy to engage in laundering money. Gilberto is serving 30 years at the Butner, North Carolina Federal Correctional Institution. The brothers agreed to plead guilty in exchange for obtaining immunity for 29 members of their family.

    6. Jose Gonzalo Rodriguez Gacha: $5 Billion

    Known as El Mexicano, Gacha was killed at the age of 42 by police. He had made enemies with the DEA, the Cali Cartel, the Colombian government, the FARC guerrillas and Victor Carranza and his so-called emerald guild. Eventually, his enemies collaborated to break him. The Cali Cartel infiltrated his organization and the rest shared intelligence reports with the government. Informants contributed to Gacha’s locations and eventually a huge raid took place. Gacha was killed by helicopter-mounted machine gun fire. His funeral was attended by thousands of mourners from Pacho, where residents commended his work to renovate town buildings. Gacha had prospered in drug trafficking, and he was a known killer. He developed a lucrative alliance with the Ochoa family, and that grew into the Medellín Cartel. Gacha was the pioneer of new drug trafficking routes in Houston, Texas, Los Angeles, California, and Mexico. His love for the popular culture of Mexico earned him his nickname, and he capitalized on his passion by owning horse, farms and wealth. His operations stretched from Panama to California and beyond. He set up the largest jungle laboratory for making and packing cocaine named Tranquilandia. There were two thousand workers who lived in dormitories at the complex and when it was finally destroyed by the DEA and the Columbian National Police more than 13 metric tons of cocaine were destroyed as well.

    5. Khun Sa: $5 Billion

    Khun Sa is the Burmese AKA for the Chinese Zhang Qifu. He was born in Burma and spent his early years training with the Burmese Army and the Kuomintang. He eventually fought to establish his own territory, which allowed him to conduct extensive opium smuggling in the Golden Triangle. From 1976 and for twenty years following, he dominated the opium traffic. He used the support of both Burmese and Thai governments to accomplish his goals. His massive network earned him the title “Opium King”. His work as a drug warlord extended internationally. When American Drug Enforcement Agency broke the links he had established with his international brokers, he closed down operations and moved to Yangon to live with his mistresses in great wealth.

    4. Jorge Luis Ochoa Vásquez and His Brothers: $6 Billion

    Jorge, Juan David, and Fabio Ochoa were primary members of the dangerous Medellín Cartel during the later years of the 1980s. The brothers were notorious for their cooperation in manufacturing, distributing, and marketing cocaine. The Ochoa brothers originally were part of a cattle- breeding family that also did business with family restaurants. Their movement into the narcotics business began during the 1970s, and their cartel was founded by Jorge. The Columbian family was involved in numerous arrests, indictments, and extradition attempts in various countries, but by 1984 their power was so grounded that the cartel made a public announcement that each Columbian extradition would result in ten murdered Columbian judges. Jorge was listed in Forbes as one of the top twenty richest men in the world. His personal estimated worth in 1987 was close to $3 billion.

    3. Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar: $6.7 Billion

    Dawood Ibrahim is from Mumbai, india. He founded D-Company, a crime syndicate organized in India. In 2003, he earned the rank of global terrorist. In 2011, he earned the spot of third on World’s Ten Most-Wanted Criminals. He’s been charged with terrorism, drug trafficking, extortion, murder, and targeted killing. He currently lives in Karachi, Pakistan. It is believed that he controls the money transferring system called hawala. It’s an informal value transfer method which depends on honorable cash movement within a network of money brokers. The United Stated Department of the Treasury has attempted to monitor his smuggling routes and narcotics shipments. His organization operates in India, South Asia, Africa, the UK, Western Europe and the Middle East, and shares similar networks with al-Qaeda. Many concerted efforts have taken place to have Ibrahim brought to justice in India, but he maintains Pakistani passports and residents and reports indicate that he may have shifted operations to the Pakistani-Afghanistan border. His D-Company has also been linked to the Bollywood industry, as numerous studios and films were financed, and threatened and extorted by it. The film Shootout at Wadala is about Ibrahim’s D-Company and its growing influence.

    2. Amado Carrillo Fuentes: $25 Billion

    He was known as “The Lord of the Skies” because he transported drugs using his huge fleet of jets. He also viciously took over the Juárez Cartel when he assassinated his boss. Once Rafael Aguilar Guajardo was dead, it opened the way for Fuentes to become the cartel head. Fuentes came from a family of 11 children, and once he learned the drug trafficking trade, he added his brothers, and his son, as his employees. The empire he built was a multi-billion-dollar drug trafficking machine. In Mexico and the United states, authorities were determined to capture him. In an effort to evade them, Fuentes tried to have his appearance changed with plastic surgery. The operation wasn’t successful, and he died from surgical complications from either a respirator which malfunctioned or medication. He’d had his bodyguards with him in the operating room to watch over the July surgery. In November, the two surgeons who operated on him were found dead. Their bodies had apparently been tortured, and then encased in steel drums filled with concrete. A fictionalized version of his life, starring Rafael Amaya, called El Señor de los Cielos (The Lord of the Skies) was aired on Telemundo for several years.

    1. Pablo Escobar: $30 Billion

    The notorious narcoterrorist and drug lord from Colombia was born Pablo Emilion Escobar Gaviria. He was the leader of a cartel known to have smuggled 80% of the cocaine in the United States. The King of Cocaine earned his title for having an annual personal income of more than $21.9 billion per year. He was from Rionegro and grew up in Medellín. He was a university student in Medellín for a time, but left before earning a degree to sell fake lottery tickets, contraband cigarettes, and to steal motor vehicles. He developed a skill for infiltrating the United States drug market and specialized in cocaine smuggling. He is credited with establishing the first successful smuggling routes leading into the U.S. His Medellín Cartel was known for murders and massacres of politicians and law enforcement officials. Though he became popular for building football fields and house in Columbia, the city also earned the title of the world’s murder capital. Colombian National Police killed Escobar when he was just 44 years old.

    15 Shocking Health Effects Of Smartphones You Should Know

    Smartphones are everyone’s daily companion. In fact, 50% of the Nigerian population owns a personal smartphone, and yes, including children. In this digital era, people have to keep up. Especially today that the demands of life increase – work, learning, and social life, the more reasons to use smartphones. However, everything too much brings no good. Too many sweets cause diabetes. Too much fries and burger lead to obesity and heart problems. Well, too much use of cell phones also increases your risk to various health problems.
    In this article, we will discuss the top 15 damaging health effects brought by the everyday use of smartphones:

    15. Smartphone Addiction

    An average individual spends at least five hours a day on their smartphone. This dependence on the smartphone can develop into a serious addiction. Based on a study, 72% of people have this so-called “nomophobia” or the fear of having no phones. In fact, 70% of American women admit that they experience phone separation anxiety.

    14. Withdrawal Symptoms

    When people become addicted of their symptoms, they will experience withdrawal symptoms. Like drug and alcohol addicts, people with smartphone addiction experience panic, confusion, and physical distress without their phones. Based on a 2011 study among 1,000 students, a ‘clear majority’ of them showed withdrawal symptoms when their smartphones are being confiscated for 24 hours.

    13. Musculoskeletal Problems

    The excessive use of a smartphone can lead to the development of back problems. According to the British Chiropractic Association, more young people experience back problems due to smartphone use. Based on a 2015 statistics, 45% of young people between 16 and 24 years suffer from musculoskeletal problems, especially their back. On the other hand, excessive and continuous use of smartphones can cause “text claw” – a pain in the tendons or muscles in your fingers and wrists.

    12. Nerve Damage

    A recent study linked the use of a smartphone to the development of “occipital neuralgia”. It is a neurological condition in which nerves that linked your head and your spine are compressed or inflamed. There is no cure for this condition. However, the pain can be managed through medication, massage, and yoga, among others.

    11. Stress & Depression

    Stress is the most direct impact of smartphone use. Based on a 2012 research, responding to incoming alerts and notifications can cause stress. Excessive use can also stress the eyes, nerves, and other body parts which affect overall functioning. Moreover, it can also lead to depression. A Northwestern University study revealed that the more you spend time with your phone, the more you are depressed.

    10. Weight Gain

    When you spend at least five hours a day on your smartphone, of course, you miss hours or even minutes of doing daily exercise and cooking healthy meals. In short, you become inactive. The stress that the smartphone is causing you also encourages your body to seek for more food. Further, this sedentary lifestyle can lead you to obesity, diabetes, and heart disorders.

    9. Sleep Deprivation

    In a 2013 study, three-fourths of the world population sleep with their smartphones. Smartphone emits radiofrequency waves and bright light which contribute to sleep deprivation. According to Harvard researchers, the light that smartphones emit can suppress melatonin production, the hormone that balances your sleep cycle. Based on a 2015 study, smartphone light causes insomnia than drinking a cup of coffee.

    8. Poor Concentration

    Studies suggest that smartphones diminish productivity and performance. It reduces your attention span when you are working on detailed and difficult tasks. Moreover, the presence of smartphones in social settings steal your attention. It decreases your concentration in responding to external stimuli because you are focused on your smartphone.

    7. Violent Behavior

    Smartphones provide easy access to any type of content – including violence. The more you are exposed to violent-themed news, videos and other forms of content, the more you are likely to develop a violent behavior, especially for children.

    6. Decreased Social Interaction

    The use of smartphones has negative effects on your social health. When you connect to the virtual world, you disconnect from the real world. According to a research conducted by the University of Essex, people who are more dependent on their smartphones have a low quality of relationship and less trust to their partners or families. A University of Maryland research also suggests that smartphone use can develop a selfish, antisocial behavior to people.

    5. Prone to Accidents

    The use of a smartphone is among the leading causes of car accidents in the world. Moreover, pedestrians who use their smartphones can increase their risk to a road accident. Based on a research, the use of cell phones can reduce brain activity to 37%, losing focus while driving. Thus, keep your eyes on the road, not on your phone.

    4. Vision Problems

    The American Macular Degeneration Foundation found out that the use of smartphones can lead to retinal damage or worse, macular degeneration which refers to the loss of central vision. Based on a survey of 2,000 people, 55% of them experienced eye discomfort after continuous use of smartphones. The blue and green light from smartphones also causes dry eye syndrome.

    3. Reduced Hearing

    The use of headphones can contribute to loss of hearing. According to the Dangerous Decibels, exposure to above 85-decibel sound or noise can cause hearing loss. Based on the records of National Institute on Deafness, about 26 million Americans suffer from noise-induced hearing loss, and one factor is the use of headphones.

    2. Threat to Stamina

    You may think your smartphone is clean, but it is a home to different types of bacteria. According to a study from the University of Arizona, smartphones host around 10 times the amount of bacteria found on your toilet. This can weaken your immune system which leads to various flu and diseases.

    1. Cancer

    Smartphones emit radio waves which can be absorbed by our tissues. These radio waves are a form of electromagnetic radiation which can increase a person’s risk to cancer. Researchers found out that exposure to radiation can enhance chemical carcinogens that develop into cancer. Some epidemiological studies found the relationship between smartphone use and the increased risk of different types of tumors.

    Top 10 Churches Where God Is Not Worshiped

    Churches are synonymous with Christianity. We often think of churches as places of worship for Christians even though there are churches that are not targeted at that group.These non-Christian churches are dedicated to the worship of other gods or humans or might not even be involved in the worship of any god at all. Some even come with their own religious books, prophets, and commandments.
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    10. Church Of Maradona

    At Iglesia Maradoniana (“Church of Maradona”), Argentine football (soccer) star Diego Maradona is god. The church is based in Argentina but has over 500,000 members around the world. Everything done by the church is modeled after the Argentine football star.Their equivalent of Christmas and New Year’s Day is October 30, Maradona’s birthday. Their Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve fall on October 29, the day before his birthday.For their “calendar,” years are counted from the day of Maradona’s birth in 1960. So the date is always Maradona’s age with dD (despues de Diego) rather than anno Domini (AD). As of this writing, the current year for the Church Of Maradona is 57 dD.New members are expected to score a goal with their left fist, as Maradona did during the 1986 World Cup, before they can be baptized in the church. Followers of the church draw parallels between Maradona and Jesus. Maradona was crucified, sent away from the pitch, and had his leg broken. But like Jesus, he came back. Followers also have their version of the Lord’s Prayer, written in reverence for Maradona. It starts with the lines: Our Diego
    Who art on Earth
    Hallowed be thy left foot
    Thy magic come
    Thy goals be remembered.Similarly, the church has its own version of the 10 commandments. Among others, they include undying love for Maradona and football, spreading the news of Maradona’s exploits, and honoring his shirt. The commandments also require that members name their first son Diego and change their own middle names to Diego. One member took this further when he named his twin girls Mara and Dona.
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    9. Church Of The Latter-Day Dude

    The Church of the Latter-Day Dude claims that it is an original religion modeled after the Chinese philosophy of Taoism. Its dogma is straightforward: Life is short, so take it easy. Followers are encouraged to live life one step at a time without bothers or unnecessary problems. Followers of the religion are called “dudes” regardless of gender. The religion itself is called “Dudeism.” Dudes do not necessarily believe in the existence of a god, although they do not focus on the nonexistence, either. Their church was created for people who fancied religion but are not satisfied with any of the available options. Dudeism prides itself on being an “open source religion” that allows worshipers to add or remove whatever they feel like from the religion.The Church of the Latter-Day Dude also maintains a list of the “Greatest Dudes in History,” which it claims are its prophets.The list includes Lao Tzu (the founder of Taoism), Heraclitus (the Greek philosopher who wrote that it was impossible to step in the same river twice), Mahatma Gandhi, The Buddha, and Jesus Christ (who is said to have converted to Dudeism after realizing that the Romans and Pharisees were fascists). On the fictional side, it has Snoopy, Charlie Brown’s pet dog from the Peanuts comic strip. Yes, Snoopy is a prophet.
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    8. The Church Of Wicca

    Wicca is a controversial religion. This is no surprise because it is a mixture of witchcraft and magic. It is also a decentralized religion with members worshiping independently, although they can form a coven to worship together.These covens can commission a permanent place of worship that they call a church. Two examples are the Coven of the Gryphon Wiccan Church in Los Angeles and the Church and School of Wicca.The Church and School of Wicca was founded in 1968 even though Wicca officially became a religion in 1972. The church says that it sympathizes with those brutally killed in the medieval ages over their religious beliefs. Its mode of worship is based on the phases of the Moon. There are no commandments. Members are allowed to do anything they want on the condition that it harms no one.
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    7. Church Of Yeezus

    Followers of the Church of Yeezus believe that Kanye West is the god and savior of the human race. The name of the church came from his nickname, Yeezus. However, Kanye does not identify himself with the church. Followers call themselves Ye’ciples. Anyone is allowed to become a Ye’ciple, even if he already has a religion. In fact, members are encouraged to have another religion.The Church of Yeezus has five commandments. They believe that everything should be created for the good of humanity, everyone should be allowed to express themselves, and money should only be used to buy goods and services. They also believe that we have the ability to create anything we want to and that humans only suffer so they can become more creative.
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    6. Missionary Church Of Kopimism

    The Missionary Church of Kopimism also proves that we have a lot of weird churches that are not dedicated to the worship of God. This religion is the creation of Swedish national Isaac Gerson who believes that file sharing is an act of appreciation toward the original owner. You know, our little way of telling the creator “thank you.”Gerson says people should be happy that someone even bothered to share their file instead of trying to get them arrested for infringing on a copyright. Followers of his church believe that copyright laws should not exist and everyone should be allowed to download, copy, and upload files without hindrance.They believe that information belongs to everyone and should not be hoarded by a few. The church draws a line, though, by saying that it is wrong to spy on other people’s conversations. The Missionary Church of Kopimism does not have a religious book but recognizes Ctrl-C and Ctrl-V as religious symbols.
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    5. Church Of Cannabis

    As you can already guess from the name, the activities of the Church of Cannabis revolve around cannabis. There are at least three unrelated Churches of Cannabis operating in the United States—one each in Colorado, Indiana, and Michigan.Members of the Colorado Church of Cannabis call themselves elevationists because they lift themselves to a better version/person by smoking cannabis. Members of other faiths are allowed to join their worship sessions without leaving their religions.Cannabis, not a god, binds them together. The church does not have its equivalent of clergymen or religious books. It only has one commandment: Treat others the way you want to be treated.The First Cannabis Church of Logic and Reason is in Lansing, Michigan. Like the International Church of Cannabis in Colorado, members congregate to smoke cannabis, which is classified as a “religious material” and distributed to members during worship sessions.[6]The church also accepts cannabis donations from members to share with other members. Although the religion does not claim the existence of a god, members are allowed to believe in any god they want to.
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    4. Church Of The Flying Spaghetti Monster

    Unsurprisingly, members of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster worship the Flying Spaghetti Monster (FSM). Their religious motto is: “Be touched by His Noodly Appendage!”The FSM is a fictional monster made of intertwined strands of spaghetti, two meatballs, and a pair of eyes. The followers, who call themselves Pastafarians, believe that the FSM created the world. He supposedly did this when he was drunk, which is why the world is imperfect.Pastafarians say that pirates were the first worshipers of the FSM. Apparently, these pirates were good guys who were only given a bad rap by the Christian church. Natural disasters are supposedly the consequences of the reduced number of pirates. The church does not have a strict dogma. It preaches that everyone should lead their lives peacefully without interrupting others’ peaceful lives.Pastafarians also believe that there is a beer volcano and a stripper factory in heaven. The church forbids abortion, although it has some weird definition of what constitutes abortion. Men who cause damage to their sperm, maybe from wearing tight pants or using hot water Jacuzzis, are said to be guilty of abortion. The church readily accepts members from other faiths.
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    3. First Church For Animal Rights

    The First Church for Animal Rights was the creation of Diana Belais and Royal Dixon. They held the first meeting at Hotel Astor in New York on March 13, 1921. Over 300 people attended. The church promoted animal rights, stating that animals had the same right to life as humans and should not be killed. The church was supposed to meet at 3:00 PM every Sunday for what The New York Times referred to as “services.”During these meetings, members were taught how to care for and be considerate toward animals. The church recognized the Christian Bible as its religious book, except it only focused on chapters promoting animal rights.There is no record that the church held a second meeting. This was probably due to its unpopularity among Christians because of the inclusion of “Church” in its name. Its founders were also Jews, which made it more controversial.
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    2. Church Of Euthanasia

    Although it no longer exists, the Church of Euthanasia believed that humanity needed to reduce its birth rate to save the world. This was very evident in its dogma: Save the planet—kill yourself. Followers of the church said that humans were responsible for every environmental problem, such as climate change and erosion. So we needed to depopulate ourselves to save the world.In its quest to keep the human population down, the church supported cannibalism, abortion, non-vaginal sex, and suicide. It once operated a pro-suicide hotline that people could call to receive suicide instructions if they were willing to kill themselves. The phone company hosting the line realized what was happening and refused to play the recorded message to callers.The church understood that wars and epidemics were already depopulating the Earth, but it said that was not enough to make a difference. Besides, unwilling people were often killed. The church preferred that willing volunteers die. This religion was founded by Reverend Chris Korda after she dreamed of meeting an alien that warned her about the slow destruction of the Earth.[9]Despite its radical beliefs, the Church of Euthanasia forbade the consumption of animals. It proposed that all humans become vegetarians. The church had only one commandment: “Thou shalt not procreate.” Ironically, some members flouted this single commandment and got pregnant or got someone else pregnant. They were quickly kicked out of the church.
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    1. Church Of Bey

    Beyism is another religion formed to worship a musician. This time, it is Beyonce Knowles. The religion has its own church, the National Church of Bey. Although followers of Beyism agree that Beyonce is not a goddess, they say that she is a deity that “sits among the throne of Gods.” She is only in the world to spread the gospel through her music and will leave for her throne once she is done.Worshipers call Beyonce “Mother Bey” and have their Beyonce-inspired religious book, the Beyble. There is no evidence that Beyonce acknowledges the religion, although the church plans to invite her to speak to the congregation someday. They hold services on Sundays when worshipers meet to sing Beyonce songs.Beyism and the National Church of Bey were founded by Pauline John Andrews. She created the church and religion after she and some friends met to sing and analyze Beyonce songs. They were drinking and smoking marijuana, which she calls Beyha, during the meeting when the thought of creating the church crossed her mind.

    Top 10 Reasons Why China Won’t Be The World’s Superpower

    Written NOVEMBER 2019

    China is an amazing country. One of the oldest continuing civilizations on Earth, it has gone from a centuries-old, primarily agrarian society to an industrial economic powerhouse. In the span of 50 years, the reforms that China has put in place have made it the second-largest economy on Earth, and it is soon expected to eclipse the US as the largest. With their sheer numbers, strong economy,[1] and rapidly growing military, the Chinese have drawn the attention and, in some respects, concern of the world. Many people now believe it’s just a matter of time before the country takes over as the next major global superpower.

    While that could be the case someday, there are many reasons to believe that it may not be, as there are several serious issues holding China back. Until (and if) these issues can be addressed, it is unlikely that the country will take over anytime soon as the most dominant power on Earth, either militarily or economically. Here are the top ten reasons why China will not take over the world.

    10. Pollution

    It’s no secret that China has a serious pollution problem. Since its rapid industrialization began in the 1950s, China has reached the point where health scientists estimate it claims 1.6 million lives per year (approximately 4,000 people per day).[2] As other nations had delays in starting production due to environmental restraints and regulations, China built factories without concern for the long-term environmental consequences. As foreign demand for cheaper products made in China soared, so did the creation of factories required to produce them.

    In some of the most heavily polluted areas, simply breathing is equivalent to smoking 40 cigarettes per day. With almost half the entire population living within the major (and often most polluted) metropolitan regions, the dire consequences to public health and the need to reverse the damage presents a serious setback for the country.

    9. Overpopulation

    As of September 2017, the population of China stands at over 1.3 billion people.[3] Although the country is geographically the fourth largest in the world, approximately 20 percent of the entire global population lives inside its borders. This places an enormous strain on its natural resources, particularly when living standards rise, and thus, demand for resources increases.

    Although certain measures have been put in place to help curtail the exploding population (such as the nearly 40-year-old one-child policy, which was officially lifted in 2016), it seems likely that China will become more dependent on foreign resources to meet its needs.

    8. Demographics

    China is facing a demographic nightmare. As fertility rates have decreased and after decades of the one-child policy, the country is getting very old very fast. After the one-child policy was officially lifted in 2016, many couples were now found to only want one child or didn’t plan to have any at all. According to the United Nations, China may have as much as 44 percent of its population retired by 2050.

    Unless they can attract Chinese youth back to the country from afar (which, as you will soon see, is itself another major obstacle), a massive strain will be placed on the younger working population to sustain China’s social services, especially considering that the country is a socialist state.

    7. Wealth Distribution

    Although China has had very impressive continuous growth for many years now, a significant segment of the population still lives in poverty.[5] Since the early 1980s, millions have seen their standard of living dramatically increase, yet while the economy is growing, there are many millions without electricity or adequate drinking water. It will still require a significant amount of time and investment before China’s population as a whole will catch up and be wealthy by the standards of other developed nations.

    6. Wage Increase

    While the middle class has exploded in China, the expectations have increased, as more Chinese will expect better pay, which in turn will eventually make their products more expensive for consumers. While countries such as Japan and Korea have still exported an enormous amount of goods as their salaries have increased, the quality of these goods has been high, which, in turn, kept demand high. Although the “workshop of the world” exports many goods, they are largely inexpensive because of their poor quality.

    Eventually, when the standard of living goes up, the population will expect higher wages, which will inevitably drive up the cost of production, making the products they export too expensive. This will likely result in companies eventually pulling out of the country in search of cheaper nations, such as Vietnam and Bangladesh, to produce their goods.

    5. Regional Tensions

    There are several regions (such as Tibet and Hong Kong) within China that are demanding more autonomy, which requires the country to devote a significant amount of resources to ensuring political stability within its borders.[7] Until they can attain a certain level of regional stability as well as control an increasing desire from the general population for more freedom, their foreign ambitions will be hampered.

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    Unlike twhe former Soviet Union, if you wish to emigrate from China, you are free to do so. The only issue appears to be related to Top 10 Reasons China Won’t Be The World’s Next Superpower. This poses a rather serious problem for China, as a recent report indicated that as many as 50 percent of the wealthiest Chinese citizens are considering moving out of the country to places such as the US, Australia, and Canada.

    So even if China succeeds in raising its living standards, they face the challenge of then convincing a considerable number of their citizens to stay. Problems previously mentioned such as pollution, overcrowding, and restrictions to personal freedom make moving a tempting option to a very important segment of the population. When they leave, they take their wealth with them, leaving what is referred to a wealth drain, a loss in tax revenue and investment within their borders.

    3. State-Owned Enterprises

    Although private industry has grown considerably, a very sizeable portion of the Chinese economy is still owned by the state. Approximately 30 percent of their total assets (in both the industrial and service sectors) are state-controlled. This may lead to corruption and inefficiency, as subsidies can and are used to prop up businesses which may otherwise be unable to compete.

    With competition comes innovation, which is essential to maintain relevance in an increasingly high-tech, knowledge-based economy. A whopping 50 percent of total industry in China is state-controlled.[9]

    2. Reform

    China currently finds itself in the rather awkward position of having a somewhat free-market economy while at the same time being a socialist state.[10] As a result, they have a very big domestic challenge ahead of them as they try to keep their economy free and competitive globally in order to generate revenue to improve the country overall and maintain a socialist state domestically.

    This can result in a very confusing vision of the future for China’s citizens. As the middle class grows and their wealth increases, class structure should become more evident, which is what socialism is supposed to be against. A healthy free-market economy is widely believed to only be able to sustain itself in the long run if it is free of too much government intervention and capable of competing globally, which is a challenge for a one-party state.

    1. Military Issues

    Although China has invested heavily in its military, and it is growing, they are still behind the most powerful militaries in the world in terms of equipment and training. It takes a great deal of money to equip and train a military of China’s size. Widespread corruption coupled with a lack of competition, overruns in costs, delays, issues enforcing quality control, and monopolies in the defense industry place the country at a serious disadvantage when it comes to acquiring new technology. Its organizational structure is flawed as well, since the primary objective of the People’s Liberation Army is the protection and preservation of the more than 88 million members of the Communist Party rather than the general public itself.

    Equally important is the lack of combat experience, as China hasn’t engaged in combat with a foreign enemy since Vietnamn 1979. The lack of experience in comparison to countries such as the US, UK, and Russia places China at a disadvantages.

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    After 3 years Of Dating, Rihanna And Boyfriend Jameel Have Reportedly Split

    Rihanna and Hassan Jameel break up after almost three years together.

    Not only that, but TMZ also appeared to confirm the report, adding that other sources close to the star confirmed that they had split, “ending a true power couple when it comes to wealth and influence.”

    And while neither of the publications cited a potential reason for the split, what we do know is that Rihanna and the Saudi billionaire appeared to still be doing well this past summer when she was spotted vacationing with his family in Italy. Soon afterwards, Rihanna also told interview magazine that “of course” she was in love with Jameel — though she was less enthused about talking marriage.

    Neither Rihanna nor Jameel have commented on the reports.

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    Drake will perform in SA, Ghana and Nigeria; See how much you’ll pay to see him perform

    Drake will be in three African countries in March 2020.
    The concerts will be held in South Africa, Ghana and Nigeria.
    How much are you willing to pay to watch Drake perform?

    American rapper, Aubrey Drake Graham, popularly referred to as Drake is expected to hold musical concerts in three African countries in March 2020.
    The three countries are South Africa, Ghana, and Nigeria. In South Africa, he will hold three concerts in three different cities. In Nigeria, the child actor turned hip hop star will hold his show in two cities while in Ghana he one concert will be organized.
    He will perform in South Africa before coming to Ghana and then Nigeria.

    In Ghana and South Africa, general tickets and silver tickets are going for $40 and $55 respectively. Golden circle tickets are being sold for $130 and the VIP tickets go for $225. The VIP plus and the VIP premier is going for $700 and $1250 respectively.

    In Nigeria, general tickets are going for $38 and silver tickets are being sold at $55. Golden circle and VIP tickets are being sold at $135 and $225 respectively. The VIP plus and the VIP premier is going for $700 and $1250 respectively.

    The VIP premier will allow you to be in the first row at the concert while the general tickets will give you entrance and a seat a bit far from the stage.

    Drake will be performing in:

    • South Africa (Johannesburg) on March 18, 2020
    • South Africa (Durban) on March 20, 2020
    • South Africa (Cape Town) on March22, 2020
    • Ghana (Accra) on March 27, 2020
    • Nigeria (Lagos) on March 29, 2020
    • Nigeria (Abuja) March 30, 2020

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    Tupac’s Car When He Was Shot is Auctioned For $1.75 Million

    The BMW 750Li that Tupac Shakur was driving in when he was shot dead is being sold for $1.75 millionRecall that Tupac was gunned down after watching a boxing match at a casino in Las Vegas in 1996

    The legendary rapper died from gunshot wounds in the hospital six days after the shooting

    The car legendary rapper and actor Tupac Shakur was driving in when he was shot dead is being auctioned for $1.75 million (634,375,000) in Las Vegas, United States.
    Tupac was gunned down in Las Vegas in 1996 after watching a boxing match at a casino. He was rushed to the hospital but died six days later.

    The BMW 750Li is being auctioned off by a dealer in Las Vegas having been painstakingly restored with its original leaser in prison, Daily Mail reports.

    The BMW is put up for auction for $1.75 million in Las Vegas.

    Disadvantages of cheating and ways on how to deal with a cheating spouse

    If you have asked the question why do men cheat, you probably know that infidelity has many downsides. However, we shall outline some of the problems that come with a chronic cheating habit. Men who cheat are:

    • Likely to do a poor job of fulfilling their parenting duties: often, men who cheat are bad role models for their children

    • Unlikely to be loving, caring and supportive husbands

    . Likely to infect their wives with STIs

    • Unlikely to make their marriages and relationships work

    How to deal with a cheating spouse

    Anyone who asks the question, why do men cheat likely wants to know if it is possible to make a man stay committed. Please keep in mind that you can’t make anyone stay faithful to you. If they want to cheat, they will always find a way.

    However, if you are with a partner who recognizes that they have a problem and they sincerely want to change, you can help them by:

    • Understanding your spouse’s emotional and physical needs

    • Accepting their sexual advances and being open to intimacy and sexual intercourse when they need it

    • Spicing up your sex life

    • Communicate effectively and listen to their needs so you can know what areas of their life need work.

    • Spend quality time alone together

    • Appeal to his sense of worthiness: tell him he’s valued and that you appreciate his role in your life

    • Work on yourselves: exercise together and maintain a healthy diet

    Remember that man’s decision to cheat is entirely his. Often, there is nothing a spouse can do. If his cheating is as a result of attachment disorder and sex addiction, he’ll need to see a psychologist for his problem.

    So, why do men really cheat?

    Men stray for a wide range of reasons. If your man is cheating, it is natural to blame yourself for it. You should remember not to blame yourself too harshly. Cheating is often premeditated meaning that they thought about it before they did it.

    If you decide to stay in the relationship and this decision is yours to make you can talk to him about what could be making him stray. The idea is to work together to find a solution.

    It is important to note that communication is key. Open up the communication lines and keep them useful. Whatever you do, avoid nagging. Insults could end up driving a bigger wedge between the both of you.

    If you want to keep your relationship, you can win him over by showering him with love and respect. Let him know how cheating affects you and your relationship with him. Tell him about the side effects of his actions, too.

    Reasons why men cheat

    Men and women cheat for all sorts of reasons. Women often stray because they want an emotional connection or money or both. But experts believe that men tend to cheat for the following reasons

    • Feelings of insecurity, unworthiness and being unloved

    • An opportunity presents itself and they grab the chance to try something new

    • Lack of satisfaction in their sexual relationships with their spouses, especially when the woman repeatedly denies them sex

    • Seeking attention and physical contact

    • Probably feels jealous that the wife has been paying too much attention to the baby and little attention to him

    • There is a communication gap in their relationship

    • An attachment disorder or a sex addiction problem

    • The man might be battling with childhood baggage abandonment, abuse, or was raised in a dysfunctional family

    • Monogamy sounds like a joke to him

    • He has been socially conditioned to believe that infidelity is a man’s right

    • They think they can get away with it

    According to a recent study, men who feel less committed to their relationships are more likely to cheat on their partners. Unlike women, many men are perfectly capable of emotional dissociation. Such men can feel attached to one woman (usually the wife), lust after another woman, and be romantically involved with another.

    Experts are still trying to find out how the human brain evolved to juggle different relationships at the same time. But one thing is certain: infidelity has many disadvantages.

    Check out this magnificent Chelsea January signing

    An ex Stamford Bridge favourite thinks that the Frenchman has all the attributes to be successful at Stamford Bridge under Frank Lampards tutelage

    Floyd Hasselbaink has urged Chelsea to try and sign Lyon striker Moussa Dembele in the January transfer window.

    The Blues were unable to bring in any new players over the summer due to a FIFA imposed transfer ban, but after seeing those sanctions lifted in December, Frank Lampard is free to make changes to his squad in the winter market.

    Chelsea have relied heavily upon the talents of first choice forward Abraham since the season started, with Michy Batshuayi and Olivier Giroud restricted to back up roles.

    Abraham has hit 12 goals in 20 Premier League outings, but Lampard has been tipped to bring in another front man to provide extra competition for the English international.

    Dembele is thought to be near the top of his list of targets, despite the fact Lyon are determined to keep their price star.

    Hasselbaink former QPR boss witnessed Dembeles talent up close while he was on Fulham books in the Championship, and thinks Drmbele would be a “magnificent signing” for Chelsea if a deal can be pushed over the line in the coming day.

    Chelsea need to make new signings because you have to keep the rhythm going and just to get some kind of new blood coming through the door,” says ex Blues strike “It is always good when you make a signing. It gives everybody new energy, you know?

    “Tammy Abraham is doing really well but he is the only one really who is doing really well. Batshuayi is not making a difference. Giroud, I think, he does not really fit in with their plans.

    “They need to get a striker in. Moussa Dembele would be a magnificent signing for Chelsea. I know Moussa quite well. I faced him when I was QPR manager, he played ever so well and killed my defence.

    “Having already tasted that and gone through that pressure, and if Chelsea buy him, he is familiar with that.

    Hasselbaink went on to express his belief that Lampard is capable of turning Dembele into an even better player, while insisting that Abraham cannot shoulder Chelseas goalscoring burden on his own.

    “Frank will improve him Dembele with Jody Morris, in his combination play, that can be better and improved,” he said.

    “But what you can’t teach a player is being somewhere at the right time, and he has that a lot. Tammy has that as well, but at a big club, you have to have a couple of strikers who are really good. You need competition

    Pope Francis Sets Special Day To Honor, Study and Share The Bible


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    The newly established “Sunday of the Word of God” is an invitation to Catholics across the world to deepen their appreciation, love and faithful witness to God and his word, Pope Francis said.

    By papal decree, the third Sunday in Ordinary Time — Jan. 26 this year — is to be observed as a special day devoted to “the celebration, study and dissemination of the word of God.”

    A day dedicated to the Bible will help the church “experience anew how the risen Lord opens up for us the treasury of his word and enables us to proclaim its unfathomable riches before the world,” the pope said in the document establishing the special Sunday observance.

    Dioceses and parishes have been invited to respond with creative initiatives, helpful resources and renewed efforts for helping Catholics engage more deeply with the Bible at church and in their lives.


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    Archbishop Rino Fisichella, president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting New Evangelization, said added emphasis on the importance of the word of God is needed because “the overwhelming majority” of Catholics are not familiar with sacred Scripture. For many, the only time they hear the word of God is when they attend Mass, he told Vatican News Sept. 30, when the papal document, titled “Aperuit Illis,” was published.

    “The Bible is the most widely distributed book, but it’s also perhaps the one most covered in dust because it is not held in our hands,” the archbishop said.

    With this apostolic letter, the pope “invites us to hold the word of God in our hands every day as much as possible so that it becomes our prayer” and a greater part of one’s lived experience, he said.

    In his letter, Pope Francis wrote, “A day devoted to the Bible should not be seen as a yearly event but rather a yearlong event, for we urgently need to grow in our knowledge and love of the Scriptures and of the risen Lord, who continues to speak his word and to break bread in the community of believers.”


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    “We need to develop a closer relationship with sacred Scripture; otherwise, our hearts will remain cold and our eyes shut, struck as we are by so many forms of blindness,” he wrote.

    Sacred Scripture and the sacraments are inseparable, he wrote. Jesus speaks to everyone with his word in sacred Scripture, he said, and if people “hear his voice and open the doors of our minds and hearts, then he will enter our lives and remain ever with us.”

    Pope Francis urged priests to be extra attentive to creating a homily each Sunday that “speaks from the heart” and really helps people understand Scripture “through simple and suitable” language.

    The homily “is a pastoral opportunity that should not be wasted,” he wrote. “For many of our faithful, in fact, this is the only opportunity they have to grasp the beauty of God’s word and to see it applied to their daily lives.”

    Pope Francis encouraged people to read the Second Vatican Council’s Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation, “Dei Verbum,” and Pope Benedict XVI’s apostolic exhortation on the Bible, “Verbum Domini,” whose teaching remains “fundamental for our communities.”

    The pope also suggested pastors provide parishioners with the Bible, a book of the Gospels or other catechetical resources, “enthrone” the Bible in order to emphasize the honor and sacred nature of the text, bless or commission lectors of the parish and encourage people to read and pay with Scripture every day, especially through “lectio divina.”

    “The Bible cannot be just the heritage of some, much less a collection of books for the benefit of a privileged few. It belongs above all to those called to hear its message and to recognize themselves in its words,” the pope wrote.


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    “The Bible is the book of the Lord’s people, who, in listening to it, move from dispersion and division toward unity” as well as come to understand God’s love and become inspired to share it with others, he added.

    The celebration of the Sunday of the Word of God also “has ecumenical value, since the Scriptures point out, for those who listen, the path to authentic and firm unity,” he wrote. The third Sunday in Ordinary Time falls during that part of the year when the church is encouraged to strengthen its bonds with the Jewish people and to pray for Christian unity.

    The document was published on the feast of St. Jerome, patron saint of biblical scholars and doctor of the church, who said, “Ignorance of Scripture is ignorance of Christ.” The title, “Aperuit Illis,” is based on a verse from the Gospel of St. Luke, “Then he opened their minds to understand the Scriptures.”

    The pope said it is impossible to understand the Scriptures in depth without the Lord who opens people’s minds to his word, yet “without the Scriptures, the events of the mission of Jesus and of his church in this world would remain incomprehensible.”

    Source Credit: Catholic News Service

    Top 10 Richest Comedians In Nigeria And Their Net Worth


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    There are thousands of comedians in the most populated country in Africa, Nigeria holds so many comedians both upcoming, stars and those still planning to join the industry. You will see the richest comedians in Nigeria in this list, with all they have achieved, their bio and net worth you will be surprised.

    See the Top 10 most richest comedians in Nigeria and their net worth.


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    10. Seyi Law (Net Worth – $600,000)

    Lawrence Oluwaseyitan Aletile popularly known as Seyi Law is a famous Nigerian stand-up comedian, actor, master of ceremony, event planner and a television host. He won the AY comedy competition in 2006 and since then he has been blossoming as a standup comedian. He is always at every event in Nigeria for performance and has his own show “I Must Laugh” which also has more than 5000 audience in attendance.


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    He is the big deal in the south west and attends almost every show or concerts organized in any south western state Nigeria. Seyi Law also attends and performs at so many events in United Kingdom, United States, Australia, Germany, Canada, South Africa, amongst others. He has featured in several international comedy shows both home and abroad. He was born on 22nd June 1983 in Ilaje, a small town in Ondo State in the south western part of Nigeria. He is currently 36 years old. He is originally from Ilaje, a small town in Ondo State in the south western part of Nigeria.

    He didn’t grow up with his parents as he returned to Nigeria from Gabon at the age 6 years old. After completing his primary and secondary school education, Seyi Law attended Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) to pursue a part-time programme in Computer Studies.


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    9. Yaw ( Net Worth – $900,000)

    Steve Onu popularly known as Yaw is a famous Nigerian stand-up comedian, on-air personality, actor, master of ceremony, television host, event host, radio personality and all round entertainers. He is also a real estate investor and has a choice of properties in Lagos. He also makes his money from MTN adverts, radio presentations, radio hypes, anchoring events, equipment leasing, real estate investment and other businesses.


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    He was born on 24th August 1975 at the Island Maternity Hospital in Lawanson, Surulere Local Government Area of Lagos in the south western part of Nigeria as the seventh child in a family of 10 children. He is currently 43 years old. Yaw is a native of Awka in Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. He grew up at Lawanson in Surulere, Lagos State, Nigeria. He lost one of his sisters to the cold hand of death when he was still a boy.

    He attended Osimoye Primary School and St. Ann Secondary School both in Surulere, Lagos State, Nigeria and obtained his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate. In 1995, Yaw obtained a Diploma in Radio, Television and Film Production from the Lagos State University. In 2000, he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Theater Arts from the Lagos State University, majoring in Theater Marketing. He is at present an On-Air Personality at 95.1 Wazobia FM.


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    8. Bovi – (Estimated net worth of over $1.7 million)

    Abovi Ugboma popularly known as Bovi is a famous Nigerian stand-up comedian, actor, television host, presenter, producer, director, television personality and a master of ceremony. He was born on 25th September 1979 in Benin City, Edo State in the south southern part of Nigeria. He is currently 39 years old. He is originally from Warri, Delta State in the South southern part of Nigeria. Bovi attended UNIBEN staff primary school and Benin Boys Model Secondary School, both in Benin City, Edo State in the south southern part of Nigeria and obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.


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    After completing his primary and secondary school education, Bovi attended Delta State University in Abraka and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre Arts. After completing his university education, Bovi began his career in April 2007 as an actor, starring in the television series “Extended Family” a movie which he wrote, produced and directed. The movie was very popular in Nigeria and skyrocket him to fame. In 2008, Bovi decided to pursue a career in comedy and performed at the Opa Williams comedy shows “Nite of Thousand Laughs” where he displayed his talent and received applause from massive audience.

    Bovi has performed at several shows both in Nigeria and abroad. He has made a lot of money lately from events, adverts and tours. Presently, he is probably the hottest in the industry. He has made millions from organizing tours adverts, and events. In 2015, Bovi signed a multi million naira deal with GLO.


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    7. Okey Bakaasi – (Net Worth- Over $1.8 million)

    Okechukwu Anthony Onyegbule popularly known as Okey Bakassi is a famous Nigerian stand-up comedian, television personality, Nollywood actor, producer, director, entrepreneur, master of ceremony and a television host. He was born on 23rd October 1969 in Owerri, Imo State in the south eastern part of Nigeria to Mr. Livinus Onyegbule, a retired military personnel and Mrs. Felicia Onyegbule, a nurse.

    He is currently 49 years old. He is the first son in a family of five children. Okey Bakassi is originally from Mbaise, a small town in Imo State in the south eastern part of Nigeria and is currently married with beautiful kids. Okey Bakassi completed his primary school education at the Alvan Ikoku Demonstration School in Owerri, Imo State and his secondary school at Federal Government College, Port Harcourt in Rivers State, Nigeria.

    After completing his primary and secondary school education, Okey Bakassi attended Rivers State University of Science and Technology in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Engineering in 1992. After graduating from the university, Okey Bakassi got deployed to Lagos State for the mandatory one year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Programme.

    Okey Bakassi anchors upscale events steadily and has also made huge money from politics as Senior Special Assistant to the former Governor of Imo State on entertainment. He has a mansion in Imo State and in Canada respectively.


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    6. Gbenga Adeyinka – (Net Worth $2 million)

    Gbenga Adeyinka is a multi-award-winning Nigerian stand-up comedian, comic actor, radio and TV presenter, writer, and master of ceremony. He hails from Abeokuta in Ogun State in the south southern part of Nigeria and he usually refers to himself as CFR which means Comedian of the Federal Republic and now GCON which means Grand Comedian of Nigeria. He was born on 7th May 1968 in Abeokuta, Ogun State in the south southern part of Nigeria. He is currently 51 years old. After completing his primary and secondary school education, Gbenga Adeyinka attended University of Lagos and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in English.


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    Gbenga Adeyinka worked as a corporate affairs manager in the engineering firm. He became popular with his shine shine bobo promo for “Star Game Show” he has also anchored Television programmes for AIT, Galaxy TV, MBI, Africa Magic and DSTV. He speaks various Nigerian languages. Gbenga Adeyinka is married to Mrs Abiola Adeyinka, and they have three children. Gbenga has anchored many wedding programmes and events in and outside Nigeria. He is also the first to publish comedy magazine in Nigeria known as Laffmattazz.

    No comedian anchors more events than him presently. He is constantly busy and a top choice with politicians. He has properties and several business interests besides his Laffmattaz which is always a sold out show with more than 5000 people in attendance every year.


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    5. Julius Agwu (Net Worth $2.9 million)

    Julius Agwu is a famous Nigerian comedian, musician, actor and a master of ceremony. He was born on 7th April 1973 in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State in the south southern part of Nigeria to Chief Augustine Amadi Agwu and Mrs Mary Agwu. He is currently 46 years old. He is the fifth child in a family of six children. He started his acting career on stage in the city of Port-Harcourt where he grew up. Julius Agwu completed his primary school education at UBE Primary School and his secondary school education at Government Secondary School both in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, in the south southern part of Nigeria.


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    After completinghis primary and secondary school education, Julius Agwu attended University of Port-Harcourt in Rivers State and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Theater Arts. He made over 20 million naira alone from the launch of his book when he turned 40 years old. He has properties scattered all over the country, a state-of-the-art audio and video studio, and more political affiliates than any other comedian.

    For over a decade now, Julius Agwu has been organizing two events such as Crack Your Ribs and Laugh for Christ Sake. He is reputed to own properties in 3 states in Nigeria, and is also the CEO of Real Laff Entertainment Company which is an event management firm. His performance fee is 3 million naira per event and his annual take-home is estimated at 180 million naira yearly while his personal organized events are estimated to be about 140 million naira annually.


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    4. AY ( Net Worth $3.4 million)

    Ayo Makun popularly known as AY is an award winning Nigerian comedian, actor, show promoter, event manager, television personality, producer, director and a master of ceremony. He was born on 19th August 1971 in Lagos, Nigeria. He is currently 46 years old. He is the oldest male child from a family of seven children. He is originally from Ifon in Ose local government area of Ondo State in the south western part of Nigeria, but grew up in Warri, Delta State and Lagos State, Nigeria.

    AY rose to fame after performing at the “Night of a Thousand Laugh” a comedy show hosted by Oppa Williams. He is currently the host and founder of the AY Live shows, AY comedy skits and AY Cribs which he usually publish on YouTube. He is very skillful, creative and talented. In 2008, AY won six awards, making him one of the most accomplished entertainers in Nigeria. In 2009, AY won the Best Comedian in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards. He also won the Most Creative Comedian in Nigeria at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards.

    AY is currently the CEO of Corporate World Entertainment. His first movie “30 days in Atlanta” was directed by a Hollywood movie director, Robert Peters. Since his foray into this money making business, he has risen faster than anticipated with a performance fee of 2 million naira per event, while his A.Y Live events organized annually rakes in over 160 million naira annually. He is said to be earning over 280 million naira annually. He is also working on his MVP club, a movie production company and also runs an event company. He also has fleets of cars and properties at Lekki phase 1 in Lagos.


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    3. I Go Dye ( Net Worth – $4 million)

    Francis Agoda popularly known as I Go Dye is a famous Nigerian comedian and a television host. He has featured in several international comedy shows both home and abroad. He was born on 4th April 1979 in Abraka, Delta State in the southern part of Nigeria. He is currently 40 years old.

    During his secondary school days, he always had a creative disposition, being the zonal project manager of the Junior Engineering Technical Society (JETS Club) where he invented a helicopter, a hovercraft ship, a radio transmitter and a battery table fan which earned him a scholarship to study structural engineering at a university in New York in the United States of America which he declined.

    He religiously followed his passion, developing his comedic artistry at a time when the business of comedy was not fashionable as a career. After a series of top flight performances presenting mock news on the local television station, Bendel Broadcasting Service, I go Dye with the help of his friend I go Save was able to use the platform as a medium to address social issues.

    Currently I Go Dye is now a United Nations Millennium Developmental Goal Ambassador and the CEO of Revamp Construction Company, a property, real estate and road Construction Company with an annual income of over 500 million naira. I Go Dye also has properties in choice areas across Nigeria, and fleet of luxury cars, he is indeed an amazing entrepreneur. He also has a special performing relationship with almost all the governors in the country. His business empire is increasing every day. Presently, he is constructing a bottle water company, Franstel Natural Bottle Water.


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    2. Basketmouth – ( Net Worth – $5 million)

    Bright Okpocha popularly known as Basketmouth is a Nigerian comedian, actor, TV presenter, producer and a master of ceremony. He was born on 14th September 1978 in Lagos, Nigeria. He is currently 40 years old. He is currently married with beautiful kids.

    In 1994, he formed a rapping group called “Da Psychophats” which had 7 members and they started going for shows. In 2005, he was discovered by Oppa Williams through his comedy show titled “Night of a Thousand Laugh” alongside with his friend Bovi. In 2005 and 2006 respectively Basketmouth won the National Comedy Award and the awards for Best Stand-up Comedian of the Year. He has organized popular stand-up comedy concerts and shows in Nigeria and abroad such as Basketmouth Uncensored. He is currently a GLO Ambassador and also has a multimillion contract deal with telecom giant MTN.

    He has been associated with many companies, signing different endorsement contracts in the last six years. He also has an impressive list of branding deals with Amstel Malta, Globacom Ltd and a host of others. With his sold-out shows in South African, London, and even in far away America and on his Basketmouth Uncensored platform, the comedian has been so consistent
    since he came to limelight. His annual income is over 192
    million naira, while endorsement deals run into over 120 million naira annually. His international show, Basketmouth Uncensored, rakes in over 100 million naira and makes totally over 360 million naira annually.


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    1. Ali Baba (Net Worth – $5.8 million)

    Ali Baba is a famous Nigerian standup comedian, television host, master of ceremony, actor and a television personality. He has been described as the king of comedy in Nigeria and currently the founding father of Nigerian comedy industry. He was born on 24th June 1965 in Warri, Delta State in the south southern part of Nigeria. He is currently 54 years old.

    With over thirty years of performing on stage as comedian and hosting events for almost all Nigeria’s former presidents and the senators, Ali Baba sits at the apex. Even Nigerian former President Olusegun Obasanjo once
    jokingly accused him of being overpaid for his performance. His Lekki mansion where he lives is said to be worth more than N300 million alone.

    Alibaba makes his money through a chain of businesses in Lagos. He is also a reputable motivational speaker and a professional comedian patronized by almost all the big brands and political bigwigs in the country.

    Source: austinemedia.com

    Ukrainian Plane Crash Kills 176 people, as They Begin Mourning And Investigations


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    The crash of a Ukrainian jetliner that killed 176 people in Iran where many of the victims were from or were headed and raised a host of questions about what went wrong.

    But U.S. intelligence officials said there was no immediate evidence it was shot down.
    The jetliner, a Boeing 737 operated by Ukrainian International Airlines, went down on the outskirts of Tehran during takeoff just hours after Iran launched a barrage of missiles at U.S. forces. While the timing of the disaster led some aviation experts to wonder whether it was brought down by a missile, Iranian officials disputed any such suggestion and blamed mechanical trouble.


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    “The rumors about the plane are completely false and no military or political expert has confirmed it,” Gen. Abolfazl Shekarchi, spokesman for the Iranian armed forces, was quoted by the semiofficial Fars news agency as saying. He said the rumors were “psychological warfare” by the government’s opponents.

    In Washington, a Democrat who attended a classified briefing from Trump administration officials on Capitol Hill — including Defense Secretary Mark Esper, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and CIA Director Gina Haspel — said the briefers had no intelligence indicating the plane was shot down. The lawmaker spoke on condition of anonymity.

    The plane, en route to the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv, was carrying 167 passengers and nine crew members from several countries, including 82 Iranians, at least 63 Canadians and 11 Ukrainians, according to officials. The crash just before dawn scattered flaming debris and passengers’ belongings across a wide stretch of farmland.

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