Ngugi wa Thiong’o: We have normalised negativity towards African languages

Ngugi wa Thiong'o's new book written in Gikuyu. PHOTO | WANJIKU MAINAAlready for many decades the Kenyan writer Ngugi wa Thiong’o has advocated the use of the vernacular in daily live, including the school play ground, and especially in the world of culture. He is now on the brink of launching his latest book, written in his mother tongue. In this article more on this good news. 

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