Yu Zhengsheng attends the Presentation of Teaching Results by the Chinese Section and Confucius Institute at the University of Ghana

[Source]    Confucius Institute at the University of Ghana [Time]    2016-04-27 08:42:46 
 

On April 17th, local time, accompanied by Ebo Barton Odro, First Deputy Speaker of Parliament of Ghana; Sun Baohong, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana; and Ernest Aryeetey, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Yu Zhengsheng, Chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), attended the photo exhibition and performance at the Presentation of Teaching Results by the Chinese Section and Confucius Institute at the University of Ghana.


Yu Zhengsheng attending the photo exhibition and performance at the Presentation of Teaching Results by the Chinese Section and Confucius Institute at the University of Ghana

Programs at the performance were of a rich variety of art forms, including Taiji boxing, tea ceremony, danceJasmine Flower, song Picking Red Water Chestnuts, Yue Opera From Heaven Fallen an Angle Sister Lin and the chorus Little Swallow, which all greatly impressed the audience at the event.


Dance Jasmine Flower


Yue Opera From Heaven Fallen an Angle Sister Lin

After the performance, Chairman Yu came onto the stage and shook hands with the performers. He also took photos and conducted cordial exchanges with the performers, during which he expressed his hopes that young people in Ghana would carry forward China-Ghana friendship and strengthen exchanges with their Chinese friends to learn from each other and jointly contribute to the bright future of China-Africa cooperation.


Tea ceremony performance


SongPicking Red Water Chestnuts

It is learned that the Confucius Institute at the University of Ghana, jointly established by the University of Ghana and Zhejiang University of Technology, was inaugurated in May 2013 and started operation in April 2014. With over 2,000 registered students, the Institute has launched five teaching sites, including the one at the University, and offered a variety of courses. Recently, the University of Ghana and Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hanban) have signed the agreement on establishing the Model Confucius Institute at the University of Ghana. The two sides are making active preparations for the construction of the new building for the Confucius Institute and conducting talks to launch new teaching sites.