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African slave traditions live on in US - CNN

African slave traditions live on in US - CNN | African languages | Scoop.it
African slave traditions live on in USCNN"It is English modified under the influence of African languages," he says.
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Translations enable creative dialogue among African languages - This Is Africa

Translations enable creative dialogue among African languages - This Is Africa | African languages | Scoop.it
The Jalada Translations Issue is a statement to the effect that African languages can find their place in dialogue among themselves; exist with equal power alongside Asian and European ones and inspire global conversations.
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'From 2017, Grade 1 pupils will have option to be taught in an African language'

'From 2017, Grade 1 pupils will have option to be taught in an African language' | African languages | Scoop.it
Lesufi says his department wants to promote non-racialism where children of all races attend school together.
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Top 10 most spoken african languages

Top 10 most spoken African Languages 1. Swahili - 107 million 2. Hausa - 50 million 3. Oromo - 30 million 4. Yoruba - 30 million 5. Zulu - 28 million 6
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African Language Workshop Part 2

The second portion of Program Manager Steven Reid's discussion of English pronunciation issues for speakers of common African Languages.
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More Calls to Make Kiswahili official EAL Language

More Calls to Make Kiswahili official EAL Language | African languages | Scoop.it
There is a growing call for Kiswahili to become a recognised official language of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA); a Tanzanian member has now reiterated the call.
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The story of an African language on the brink of extinction

One of Africa's oldest languages is dying. The Khomani San community in South Africa speaks a local dialect which is believed to be thousands of years old
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Dr. Aldemaro Romero Jr. interviews Prof.Ololade Afolabi about African Languages.

This is the video version of a radio interview by Dr. Aldemaro Romero Jr. with Prof. Ololade Afolabi about African Languages.
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LINGUIST List 27.2528: Calls: African Languages, General Ling/Botswana

LINGUIST List 27.2528: Calls: African Languages, General Ling/Botswana | African languages | Scoop.it
The LINGUIST List issue 27.2528, topic: Calls, title: Calls: African Languages, General Ling/Botswana
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African Languages and Locales: Essential Facts

African Languages and Locales: Essential Facts | African languages | Scoop.it
The complex landscape of African languages has evolved and continues to evolve as languages die, become national languages and rise to a trade language status.
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Friday Stand In - African Languages that could become extinct

Stream Friday Stand In - African Languages that could become extinct by Primedia Broadcasting from desktop or your mobile device
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Cultural activist Neo Muyanga talks African languages, protest music and dance

Cultural activist Neo Muyanga talks African languages, protest music and dance | African languages | Scoop.it
http://www.702.co.za/articles/14201/cultural-activist-neo-muyanga-talks-african-languages-protest-music-and-dance - Muyanga rocks the #FridayStandIn and clearly hasn't forgotten all the radio skills he learnt as an EWN reporter over 20 years ago.
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Tweet from @AUYouthProgram

Tweet from @AUYouthProgram | African languages | Scoop.it
''We need to do more to promote African languages in our universities'' - Representative from #Senegal #AUSTCYCS https://t.co/W4WNUdKd9K
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How Digital Open Source Platforms Can Transform Learning

How Digital Open Source Platforms Can Transform Learning | African languages | Scoop.it
Platforms like African Storybook are helping children overcome academic difficulties by making culturally specific stories borderless.
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GUOSA LANGUAGE LECTURES AT NATL INST. FOR CULTURAL ORIENTATION, NICO, ABUJA. MAR 16, 2016

SWAHILI FOR THE EAST, GUOSA FOR THE WEST AFRICA -- ECOWAS. The colonial lingua franca monopoly of the indigenous independent Nigeria and the West Africa
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Africa Day: A beginner's guide to African languages

Africa Day: A beginner's guide to African languages | African languages | Scoop.it
One of the many things that make Africa special is the number of languages it boasts. We give you a few to celebrate Africa Day.
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10 Things You Didn't Know About The Xhosa Language

10 Things You Didn't Know About The Xhosa Language | African languages | Scoop.it
Xhosa is an interesting tongue with an even more interesting history. Here are 10 things you didn't know about the Xhosa language.
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Teaching Mandarin in schools is another slap in the face for African languages | The Chronicle of Education

Teaching Mandarin in schools is another slap in the face for African languages | The Chronicle of Education | African languages | Scoop.it
It would be far better to concentrate on teaching content subjects in African languages properly alongside the expert teaching of English as a subject.
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Listen to Professor Olaniyan Discuss African Cartoonists | African Languages & Literature

Listen to Professor Olaniyan Discuss African Cartoonists | African Languages & Literature | African languages | Scoop.it
Professor Olaniyan of the UW-Madison Department of African Languages and Literature discusses African cartoonists: https://t.co/VTA97s5ls7
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27.2528, Calls: African Languages, General Ling/Botswana

27.2528, Calls: African Languages, General Ling/Botswana | African languages | Scoop.it
27.2528, Calls: African Languages, General Ling/Botswana - https://t.co/5w0hY6PwDY
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Scientists Assert That All Languages Can Be Traced To African Mother Tongue | The Intellectualist

Scientists Assert That All Languages Can Be Traced To African Mother Tongue | The Intellectualist | African languages | Scoop.it
World Post: Scientists say they have traced the world’s 6,000 modern languages — from English to Mandarin — back to a single “mother tongue,” an ancestral language spoken in Africa 50,000 to 70,000 years ago.
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"The Burden of English In Africa" - Professor Kwesi Kwaa (Part One)

Professor Kwesi Kwaa Prah is an African sociologist and anthropologist. He is the Director of the Centre for Advanced Studies of African Society (CASAS) in ...
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CHS Department of African Languages assists Mt Fletcher district to make history

CHS Department of African Languages assists Mt Fletcher district to make history | African languages | Scoop.it
The Department of African Languages housed in the College of Human Science at Unisa is facilitating an adoption and visitation of schools community engagement project in various parts of the Read more...
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Cultural activist Neo Muyanga talks African languages, protest music and dance

Cultural activist Neo Muyanga talks African languages, protest music and dance | African languages | Scoop.it
Muyanga rocks the #FridayStandIn and clearly hasn't forgotten all the radio skills he learnt as an EWN reporter over 20 years ago.
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Tweet from @2709books

Ed. @JaladaAfrica reflects on significance of translation into & between African languages #southsudan #literature https://t.co/KYn9KJtGqK
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AyoBooks

The creators of AyoBooks share the reasons they are creating a line of children's coloring books that teach African languages, culture and geography.
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