16. The Bodyguard from Beijing (1994) This is a legendary action film that brought Jet Li to the world of action films. This film features a mix of gunplay and martial arts. Li portrays a Chinese bodyguard tasked with protecting a stunning prosecution witness. Li was a rising star at the time, and this film aided him in landing roles in Hollywood.
1. "Zuge" Crossbow: More than two thousand years ago, this weapon was created in China. This was probably the first rapid fire weapon in history, even though the people were still far from the invention of bullets and other cool gizmos. The working principle of this weapon is very simple.
Photo Credit: Google Igboho Working With Boko Haram Financier-Malami Photo Credit: People's Gazette Muhammadu Buhari regime says Yoruba Nation agitator Sunday ‘Igboho’ Adeyemo is working to destabilise Nigeria with Boko Haram financier Surajo Abubakar, sentenced to life imprisonment at the United Arab Emirate. In a press briefing on Friday, the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, said a company belonging to Mr Igboho was involved in financial transactions with Mr Abubakar’s company.
During the 70s, 80s, and early 90s, there was more to write about the movies that were produced around the world, as most of them were produced out of wonderful stories, props, and effective costumes that enabled the audiences to see the real pictures of what the actors showcased.
The United Nations in China (UN China) holds activities at the garden of the building of the UN in Beijing to celebrate the 76th UN Day (Oct. 24) and the 50th anniversary of the restoration of the lawful seat of the People’s Republic of China in the UN, Oct. 22, 2021.
Macaroni and spaghetti are different names for the shapes that are made out of the same dough made of wheat flour and water, with eggs occasionally. Macaroni is short and thick with a tubular shape. Spaghetti looks more like Chinese noodles as they are thin and long (almost 20 inches).
The “Generation Z” China-U.S. Youth Dialogue is hosted, Oct. 18. (Photo courtesy of the Chinese Embassy to the U.S.) By Zhang Mengxu, People's Daily The “Generation Z” China-U.S. Youth Dialogue was hosted in Malipo county, southwest China's Yunnan province on Oct. 18.
Over the years, we have seen some talented African players performing at the highest level in some of the biggest clubs in Europe. Many of them went as far as getting legendary status at their various club because of how good they were. One of these players is former Ivory Coast international striker, Didier Drogba.
Shito (Ghanaian Hot Pepper Sauce) Shito (pronounced SHEE-toe; short for shitor din) is a Ghanaian hot pepper sauce. Shito is used as a seasoning or condiment in a lot of Ghanaian dishes. This includes yele kakro, tatale (typically used in the bean sauce), and rice dishes such as jollof rice and my personal favourite, waakye.
By Du Yifei, People’s Daily After a material escort team under attack from unidentified armed men asked for backup, a white Mi-171 helicopter with “UN” painted on it immediately carried a rapid response team to the scene of the attack. Upon arrival, eight soldiers in blue helmets simultaneously slid down ropes from the helicopter and cooperated with the material team to fight fiercely against the attackers.
Since 2017, the Chinese government has been providing emergency food aid to Somalia to help improve the nutrition intake the children in the country and lower the risk of death, under the framework of the South-South Cooperation Assistance Fund. The program has benefited around 390,000 people in the country.
A Confucius temple in Nanjing, China. Sometimes called Ruism, Confucianism is defined as a tradition, religion, or philosophy that governs human life. The philosophy traces its roots to the Chinese philosopher Confucius who lived between 551 and 479 BCE. Confucius had a school of thought that was known as the Hundred Schools of Thought.
FG Identifies Sunday Igboho Sponsors The Federal Government on Friday revealed an alleged sponsor of self acclaimed Yoruba activist and Secessionist, Sunday Igboho. The Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, disclosed this during a press conference in Abuja.
By Zhong Sheng “The complete reunification of our country will be and can be realized,” said Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, at a commemorative meeting on Oct. 9 marking the 110th anniversary of the Revolution of 1911 that ended the country’s thousands-year-long absolute monarchy.
The first China-Africa rail-sea express train departs from Zhuzhou, central China's Hunan province for the Nansha port in south China's Guangdong province, where containers on the train will be unloaded and transferred onto a ship to Kenyan city Mombasa, Sept. 15, 2021. (Photo by Guangzhou Daily)
As the biggest and fastest-growing Chinese platform in Western countries, TikTok might have been the first of its kind to build a name so significant that even the US parliament attempted to limit the scale of its effect. Nevertheless, even before the TikTok frenzy, several Chinese companies had already achieved their place in overseas markets.
According to THISDAY LIVE, President Xi Jimping of China, has canvassed for more collaboration between his country, and Nigeria. According to a statement disclosed by THISDAY LIVE, President Jinping, in a press interview, said China will use the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations with Nigeria, to promote strategic partnership to new heights.
The 15th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) is held in Kunming, southwest China's Yunnan province between Oct. 11 and 15. (Photo by Weng Qiyu/People's Daily Online) By He Yin, People's Daily “The international community must enhance cooperation, build consensus and pool strength to build a community of all life on Earth,” Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a keynote speech.
Overview Not long ago, the People’s Bank of China declared cryptocurrency transactions illegal and instigated a ban on the trading. The Central Bank of China instigated that trading cryptocurrency threatens the national security and citizen’s assets. They also claim that cryptocurrency transactions increases the rate of money laundering and other forms of financial crimes in a country.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has stated that his country will use the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations with Nigeria to propel a strategic partnership to new heights. According to a statement by Femi Adesina, President Muhammadu Buhari's special media adviser. According to Adesina, President Xi revealed his intentions in a letter to Nigeria's president on Friday.