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Thandeka Mapi

Thandeka Mapi

    Dispel language snobbery
    Dispel language snobbery
    The future of African languages is very shaky if young people are not interested in them -- and parents tend to reinforce that apathy in their...
    African languages are cool, ok?
    African languages are cool, ok?
    There is a crisis in African languages, particularly at school level, that everyone concerned -- language experts, academics and the government --...
    A place where BEE is invisible
    A place where BEE is invisible
    Fort Beaufort, about 100km from Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape, is an example of a small town in a poor rural area where the mention of BEE is...