[allAfrica] Cape Town -”I am going to suggest to you that you go back home and you rewrite it and tell your U.S.$1,200-an hour lawyers, no disrespect, they’re good, but tell them that you want it written in English and not Swahili, so the average American can understand it. That would be a start.”
[Nation] Muhoho’s struggle with Kiswahili has given rise to the #MuhohoChallenge challenge with comedians Propesa and Chipukeezy leading the way.
[East African] BOOK SERIALISATION: This first instalment of a three-part series from Sir Mohinder Dhillon’s trilogy, My Camera, My Life, reflects on the region’s past and present. The excerpts recount the journalist’s ordeal as he faced a firing squad in DR Congo and his meeting with Ugandan dictator Idi Amin The excerpts turn all the clichés about East Africa’s past and present on their head. Compiled By Kingwa Kamencu
[African Arguments] Why the ruling CCM’s new chair might have to start walking back to his car more slowly.
[Nation] People can now translate web text in Swahili language following Microsoft’s introduction of the translation option in collaboration with Tanslators Without Borders.
[ThinkAfricaPress]To ease religious tensions, the Tanzanian government will have to reassure the Muslim public that its grievances are being taken seriously.