The level of Insecurity in Nigeria is very high, and it has greatly affected the economy of the nation. Many terrorist organisations like Boko Haram, ISWAP, and many others have caused the deaths of thousands of combatants and civilians. On a quest to completely cripple the activities of terrorists in the country, Nigeria's government have acquired two kinds of deadly weapons that could cause great harm when combined.
A flood is an overflow of water that covers usually dry land. And it can be caused by heavy rainfall, broken dams, storm surge, and melting snow/ice. In this article, we'll be looking at three big countries that have experienced heavy floods this year.
Photo taken on June 24, 2021, shows villagers of Yingtuer village, Wuzun township, Kuqa city, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, sorting apricots. (Photo by Wu Le/People’s Daily Online) By Yang Mingfang, Aldark, People’s Daily
Photo shows the transformed Chengyang village, Dongqianhu town, Yinzhou district, Ningbo city of east China’s Zhejiang province. (Photo/WeChat account of Wenming Ningbo) By Fang Min, People’s Daily Chengyang village in east China’s Zhejiang province has taken a brand new look because of artistic transformation, based on which the local people have explored tourism and become better-off.
The 600 km/h high-speed maglev train. (Photo by China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation) By Du Yifei, People's Daily A high-speed maglev system with a maximum speed of 600 km/h rolled off the assembly line in Qingdao, east China's Shandong province on Tuesday. The train, independently developed and manufactured by China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation (CRRC), a Chinese supplier of rail transit equipment, is the world's first 600 km/h maglev train, as well as the speediest ground vehicle globally.
Photo shows the splendid scenery of the Chaka Salt Lake, a popular tourist destination in northwest China’s Qinghai province. (Photo/Official website of the Chaka Salt Lake) By Jia Fengfeng, Liu Yurui, People’s Daily Driving westward along the Qinghai-Tibet Highway for two hours from Xining, capital city of northwest China’s Qinghai province, one can arrive at the Qinghai Lake, a famous tourist destination in Qinghai, which ripples and sparkles in the sun.
A staff member checks tags on vials of COVID-19 vaccine at a packing line of Sinovac Life Sciences Co., Ltd. in Beijing, capital of China, Dec. 23, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhang Yuwei) By Zhong Sheng When the world is plagued by repeated resurgence and frequent mutations of the novel coronavirus, the COVID-19 situation is still grim, and the international community needs more confidence, cooperation, and hope than ever, the U.S., driven by political gains and prejudice, is stirring up trouble and creating splits around the world, stigmatizing acts of other countries regarding the pandemic, attaching geographical labels to the virus, and politicizing virus origin tracing.
Photo taken on July 7, 2021, shows actresses performing Min Opera, national-level intangible cultural heritage of Fuzhou, southeast China’s Fujian province, at a waterside pavilion in Sanfangqixiang, a historic and cultural area in Fuzhou. (Photo by Xie Guiming/People’s Daily Online)
China is a socialist country in the eastern part of Asia. The nation which is governed by a communist party is known to be one of the most technologically advanced countries in the world today. Photo Credit: Forbes China's development in terms of technology has been growing over the past decades and this growth can be seen in some of the amazing tech inventions created by Chinese scientists.
One can deny that this world is full of masterpieces and non traditional architectures.Many have created countless man-made structures and large buildings that not only amaze visitors but also have gone beyond the boundaries of nature. We have compiled some of the most remarkable structures in the world you would love to visit.
Life is full of stereotypes, but we prefer to debunk them. For example, we are accustomed to believing that Eastern ladies only wear black. We believe that French ladies prefer berets and that Italian fashionistas cannot spend a day without buying. These beliefs, however, have little to do with reality.
Photo credit: Reuters It's no longer news that Brazil kicked off their campaign for a football gold medal at the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics in style on Wednesday after they handed China a comprehensive 5-0 thrashing. What is new, however, is that a certain lady by the name Marta (full names, Marta Vieira da Silva) scored two of the goals to enter the record books as the only player of any gender to score at 5 different Olympic Games football event.
The Countries of Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, and South Korea, all in the Asian continent, are collectively refered as the 'Four Asian Tigers.' Asia is the largest continent in the world, and it is home to some other countries like, China, Japan, Indonesia, India, Iraq, among others.
The 2020 Women Olympic Games kicked off today, Wednesday July 21st 2021, with Great Britain Women hosting Chile Women at the Sapporo Dome Stadium Japan. The tournament comprises of 3 groups with four teams per group. Photo Credit: Eurosport. In Group F, Zambia Women faced Netherlands Women at Miyagi Stadium, Rifu, Japan.
Being a President requires a lot of responsibilities to carry on. When you are the President of a country, the security of your country should be your number one priority. However, most countries in the world democratically elected their President. Today, I am going to be sharing photos of 4 African and Asian Presidents who happen to be age mates.
As good as water is, it has the power to kill and destroy properties. The Anger of water doesn't acknowledge or regard beautiful houses or bungalows, expensive hotels, and vehicles, or neither does it honor individual status or personality. The enormous deadly flood which currently hit Zhengzhou, a city in China was said to have killed about 33 people and 8 people are reportedly missing.
Over time, the world has seen different types of leaders with different ideologies. While we have also had good dictators, we have also had brutal tyrants who inflicted terror in the mind of their people. Below are top 10 most brutal dictators in history. 1.
Credit: wccftech Elon Musk might be the answer to the question of why Bitcoin mining companies are opting to adopt renewable energy sources since the Chinese government ordered them to close shop in China. The billionaire maker of electric cars had earlier in the year announced that it will start accepting Bitcoin as a payment option.
Mr Cui Jianchun, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Nigeria, says his country’s loans to Nigeria are of mutual benefit. Jianchun explained that this was because Nigeria and China had a history of good friendship and bilateral relations. Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers
Nigeria has not participated in the swimming event of an Olympic games in a long while, in fact the last time the country was represented was 29 years ago at the Barcelona 1992 Olympic games while the athlete that represented the country was Joshua Ikhagomi. At this years Olympic games, Nigeria will be represented by Habibat Abiola Ogunbanwo in the swimming event.