Die ware Taalstryd speel hom af

South Africa is a boiling pot with many ingredients like languages. Eleven languages have an offical position in this colourful country. One of these languages is the Afrikaner language. This language carries with it a historical burden due to the years of apartheid when the Afrikaner language was a ruling language. This language has its … Continue reading Die ware Taalstryd speel hom af


The title of this book by the South African writer Etienne van Heerden took my into the wrong direction. The name Kikoejoe (or in English : Kikuyu) reminded me of the people living in and near the capital city Nairobi. One of the was the first president and now one of his children is the … Continue reading KIKOEJOE