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  • Nov 18, 2011
  • 01:08 AM

The ‘linguistic famine’ in Kenyan households is diluting our culture

Rasna Warah / Daily Nation
In a lecture titled “Re-membering Africa” at the University of Nairobi in January 2007, Ngugi told his audience that by adopting foreign languages lock, stock and barrel, Africans are committing “linguicide”, which has killed their memories as a people, as a culture and as a society.

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