of african literature and the language


Here is anothe racticle on the use of language in African literature, not just the use of, say, Hausa or KiSwahili or Gikuyu, but the way that the English is being used by writers from the continent of Africa. The writer of this piece is Ikhide R. Ikheloa, from Nigeria. Advertisements

writing in african languages


Mukoma wa Thiong’o writes about the use of African languages in the art of writing. But this process starts in an earlier stage. What to think about the use of languages at primary and secondary school? What will be the language of instruction? Will other languages be allowed at the playground?