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  • Apr 17, 2012
  • 09:46 PM

Rwanda: Can Kinyarwanda Be Cured of Foreign-Language Infection?

Eric Bright / AllAfrica
"The Rwandan language and culture are being diluted by the introduction of all the other languages and cultures in the country," remarks Théogene Munyazikwiye, who is in charge of the language department at the Academy. "This may lead to their possible loss which is why we need to look at ways that will enable our language and culture to coexist with the foreign ones without one causing the deterioration of one or the other."

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