Unizik Student becomes best in China , emerges African Champion

www.odogwublog.com reports that a student of Confucius Institute, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anthony Ekwensi, has been crowned the African champion at the 17th Chinese Bridge Chinese Language Proficiency Competition for Foreign College Students.

The grand finale of the competition took place on 4thAugust, 2018 in Changsha, Hunan Province where Russian student Ruslan was the overall winner at the event which paraded 152 students from 118 countries.

The 21-year old Anambra-born Nigerian, who came fourth in the final competition, made it to the last round of the championship with four other contestants who were also crowned champion of their respective continents.

The other winners were Theodore Joseph from Australia who came second, Guan Huimin from Indonesia, who took the third position and John Gardner from the United States, who placed fifth.

According to the organizers, the final competition consisted of three parts and tested the finalists’ language skills and all-around abilities, including their knowledge of Chinese culture, history, traditions and communication, as well as their singing and acting skills.

 All five winners have been offered full scholarships by the Confucius Institute. Mr. Ekwensi is a final year student of Education Management and Policy, UNIZIK.

Unizik Student becomes best in China , emerges African Champion Unizik Student becomes best in China , emerges African Champion Reviewed by Odogwu Emeka Odogwu on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Rating: 5

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