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  • May 21, 2011
  • 03:00 PM

Mozambique: Portuguese, the Language of Mozambicanness

Jornal @Verdade / Global Voices Online
While the existing data [pt] show that the majority of Mozambicans communicate using 43 national languages [pt], the Portuguese language is considered one of the elements of national unity. According to Mia Couto [pt], “the Mozambican government did more for the Portuguese language than centuries of colonization (…) its own national interest...

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