Picture News April 28, 2019

Kampala, Uganda, April 28 – Nansaasi was crowned the first Miss Curvy in a colorful event held on at Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala. She also won herself a Jeep Cherokee. The objectives of the pageant organizers, where all of them pledged to empower their peers economically and rally them to fight against the stereotype the public holds against the Plus Size women as they call themselves rather than “Fat woman” as the public defines them. Photo courtesy of News Vision
Washington, April 28 – US President Donald Trump shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. The meeting comes on the heels of the recent nuclear talks between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Vladimir Putin of Russia. Photo courtesy of Susan Walsh
A father cuddles his baby as he watches workers put finishing touches on an art installation of a beached blue whale with its intestines full of plastics to depict the plastics pollution of the world’s oceans outside the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Manila, Philippines. The giant blue whale art, that will be on display until May 26, 2019, was the brainchild of Filipino artist Biboy Royong and executed by fellow artist Roderick Banares. Photo courtesy PTI Photo