Mobilising resources to develop indigenous languages. This was the main focus of a two-day government-led conference looking at the enhancement of mother tongue language in the country.
Language Professor at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), Langa Khumalo says African languages must be afforded the same opportunities in the fields of science and technology, teaching, learning, research and innovation, as other languages.
Lost in translation? Not in Mecca, thanks to a dedicated squad of interpreters gearing up to help two million Muslims speaking dozens of languages at the annual hajj pilgrimage.
Catholics can now listen to Pope Francis’ speeches live in five languages following the launch of a new smartphone app, the Vatican announced on Friday.