Apartheid had mercy on indigeneous languanges

2012-04-10 11:48

The other day I was watching Gavin Esler of BBC-TV who was about to interview Angela Merkel, German chancellor.

It is disturbing to me at least that most political leaders speak their languages in the UN, but all Africans, bar our Arabian brothers in the North, read their prepared speeches in their colonial masters languages, this is in English, French or Portuguese.

Another factor is that people think in their own language.

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